Samuel Ervin (1885 - 1966)

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Samuel Ervin
1885 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Samuel Ervin was born on June 5, 1885. He died in December 1966 at 81 years of age. We know that Samuel Ervin had been residing in Forest, Bedford County, Virginia 24551.


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Samuel Ervin passed away in December 1966 at 81 years old. He was born on June 5, 1885. There is no information about Samuel's surviving family. We know that Samuel Ervin had been residing in Forest, Bedford County, Virginia 24551.
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In 1885, in the year that Samuel Ervin was born, on June 17th, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York Harbor. Two hundred thousand people and hundreds of boats greeted the statue. It had to be assembled but that had to wait until the pedestal was completed the following April.

In 1895, he was just 10 years old when on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

In 1903, he was 18 years old when the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

In 1924, he was 39 years old when in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1966, in the year of Samuel Ervin's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

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Other Samuel Ervins

Samuel George Ervin
around 1918 - Aug 9, 1944
Samuel G Ervin
Born: around 1916
California, United States
Samuel E Jr Ervin
Born: around 1919
Texas, United States
Samuel F Jr Ervin
Born: around 1928
South Carolina, United States
Samuel K Ervin
Born: around 1911
Ohio, United States
Samuel J Iii Ervin
Born: around 1926
North Carolina, United States
Samuel O Ervin
Born: around 1914
Virginia, United States
Samuel R Ervin
Born: around 1918
United States
Samuel W Ervin
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Samuel K Ervin
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 27, 1957
Samuel Ervin
around 1875 - Nov 3, 1918
Samuel Ervin Jr
Born: around 1976
Samuel C. Ervin
Born: around 1949
Samuel Ervin
Born: around 1949
Samuel Charles Ervin
Born: around 1950
Samuel Ervin Jr
Born: around 1976
Samuel Ervin
Sep 27, 1896 - April 1985
Morganton, North Carolina
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May 8, 1950 - Nov 24, 2008
Omaha, Nebraska
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Feb 12, 1916 - October 1975
Banning, California
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Jan 24, 1918 - February 1980

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Calvin R Ervin
Jun 28, 1942 - Apr 28, 2006
Hebron, MD
Elizabeth A Ervin
Feb 26, 1942 - Oct 18, 1995
Elizabeth Ervin
Sep 11, 1905 - January 1982
Pasadena, Maryland
Nellie Ervin
May 15, 1888 - July 1982
Baltimore, Maryland
Peter J Ervin
Apr 16, 1947 - Apr 10, 2005
Cumberland, MD
Ophelia Ervin
Jun 20, 1906 - December 1976
Florenda D Ervin
Jul 13, 1955 - Apr 14, 2001
Baltimore, MD
Julian H Ervin
Jul 9, 1915 - Feb 27, 1988
Oakland, MD
Charles Ervin
Oct 2, 1917 - December 1981
Garrett, Indiana
Lyle N Ervin Sr
Feb 27, 1926 - Apr 26, 1981
Jack Ervin
Jun 5, 1924 - November 1968
Elnora Ervin
Oct 18, 1901 - May 1979
North Charleston, South Carolina
Cozella T Ervin
May 6, 1920 - Feb 21, 1999
Roosevelt A Ervin
Jun 8, 1928 - Dec 24, 1985
Florie Ervin
Dec 29, 1923 - Nov 21, 2006
Baltimore, MD
Henrietta C Ervin
May 30, 1901 - June 1993
Baltimore, MD
Aliene Ervin
Oct 15, 1911 - Feb 26, 1989
Detroit, MI
Harry O Ervin
May 7, 1936 - Aug 3, 1992
Clemm E Ervin
Jan 16, 1943 - Apr 8, 2006
Gwynn Oak, MD
Joy S Ervin
Aug 16, 1943 - Nov 14, 2006
Gambrills, MD

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Apr 24, 1940 - August 1984
Louise M Woodfield
Nov 5, 1900 - Apr 8, 1989
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Dennis James Burden
Aug 30, 1941 - Jul 31, 2011
Oceanside, California
Pearl M Breckenridge
Jan 24, 1900 - Jul 8, 1998
Baltimore, MD
Lucille Jones
May 31, 1922 - Jan 13, 2009
Baltimore, MD
Ruth Powell
Nov 24, 1941 - June 1985
Martha R Benton
Aug 14, 1941 - Jun 22, 2010
Baltimore, MD
Gertrude Ames
Dec 24, 1940 - Aug 31, 2010
Baltimore, MD
Louise Robinson
Oct 2, 1940 - September 1980
Baltimore, Maryland
Wanda L Lanham
Jan 22, 1942 - Apr 4, 2002
Elizabeth F Depaul
Sep 26, 1939 - Oct 4, 2003
Sanford, FL
Antonio Palmes
Aug 11, 1935 - February 1986
Dundalk, Maryland
Edward G Cook
Jan 26, 1940 - Sep 21, 2003
Dundalk, MD
Gerald R Farlow
Feb 8, 1942 - Jan 1, 2010
Shippensburg, PA
Ralph E Buchanan Jr
Jan 21, 1942 - Jul 1, 1991
Gordon P Morgan
Mar 11, 1932 - Feb 7, 2008
Claude Goupil
Dec 28, 1934 - Jan 15, 2000
Charles Friedman
Mar 15, 1888 - February 1977
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