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Sylvia Catherine Olague Irwin
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Birth: Apr. 30, 1893
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1930
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Sylvia was a native San Franciscan. Her parents were Paul and Mary Olague. Her father was Mexican and her mother was Irish. She was the first wife of Cleveland Irwin.

They were married when she was 18 and they had five children Homer, Kenneth, Lorraine, Roger, and Sylvan.

She died from complications after the birth of her fifth child Sylvan Irwin.

She transferred into the California Rebekah Lodge #1 on January 6, 1923 and was a member until 1930. She was the vice grand in 1923 and 1924, the noble grand in 1924, and the financial secretary in 1926, 1927, and 1928. It is a charity organization.

She was also in the San Francisco Opera and participated in numerous events.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Peter Olague (1869 - 1916)
  Mary Elizabeth Morrissey Olague Frantz (1878 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Cleveland Leon Irwin (1885 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Lorraine Myrtle Irwin Hale (1918 - 2008)*
  Roger Fulton Irwin (1920 - 1986)*
  Sylvan Joseph Irwin (1930 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Olague (1891 - 1894)*
  Sylvia Catherine Olague Irwin (1893 - 1930)
  Paul Olague (1895 - 1897)*
  Ray Peter O'Lague (1898 - 1955)*
  Pauline Elizabeth Olague Hanlan Hale (1903 - 1938)*
  Caroline Patience Noel Olague (1907 - 1908)*
  Alice Mary Olague Durham (1910 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Olivet Memorial Park
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Sycamore
 
Created by: Justina Irwin
Record added: Jan 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64450017
Sylvia Catherine <i>Olague</i> Irwin
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Sylvia Catherine <i>Olague</i> Irwin
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Sylvia Catherine <i>Olague</i> Irwin
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- Justina Irwin
 Added: Jan. 23, 2011
 
 
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