Orvlyn Anderson (1913 - 1979)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Orvlyn Anderson’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Orvlyn so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Orvlyn’s biography.

Orvlyn Anderson Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Orvlyn Anderson and their immediate Anderson family. Add to Orvlyn Anderson's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Orvlyn.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Orvlyn Anderson? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Spokane, Spokane County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Orvlyn finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Orvlyn attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Orvlyn did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Orvlyn Anderson is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Orvlyn's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Orvlyn's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Orvlyn a religious person? Add Orvlyn’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Orvlyn during various points of their life.

Timeline

1913 - In the year that Orvlyn Anderson was born, ratified in February the 16th Amendment, establishing a Federal income tax, became law. Previously, customs duties (tariffs) and excise taxes were the primary sources of federal revenue. With the passage of the 16th Amendment, incomes of couples exceeding $4,000, as well as those of single persons earning $3,000 or more, were subject to a 1% Federal tax (that would be about $98,000 and $74,000 now). Rates rose to 7% for incomes over half a million dollars. Less than 1% of the population was subject to income tax.

1938 - By the time this person was 25 years old, on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

1959 - Orvlyn was 46 years old when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

1968 - This person was 55 years old when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

1979 - In the year of Orvlyn Anderson's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

Orvlyn Anderson Family Tree

Who was Orvlyn’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Orvlyn’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Orvlyn's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Orvlyn Anderson
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Orvlyn's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Orvlyn Anderson is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Orvlyn Anderson died in June 1979 at 66 years old. There is no known cause of death. Orvlyn was born on May 8, 1913. We have no information about Orvlyn's immediate family. We know that Orvlyn Anderson had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Orvlyn Anderson? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Orvlyn is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Orvlyn Anderson

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources