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Alvin Byrum Norvell
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Birth: 1872
Death: 1941


Alvin B. Norvell, age 69, a former resident of Micaville, died in a Greenbelt, Md. hospital on Aug. 30 after an illness of five weeks. Funeral services were held from Micaville church on Sept. 2 at 10 a.m. by the Rev. T.D. Stovall. Interment was in the church cemetery with Brown - Service of Heflin directing. Mr. Norvell is survived by one son, John, of Greenbelt, Md., and two sisters: Mrs. Lucie Arnold of Detroit and Mrs. Anne E. Smith of Washington, D.C.

HUSBAND Of GEORGIA WOMAN Alvin Norvell, of Detrolt, Is the Inventor of a Ventilating

Machine. Alvin B. Norvell, the Detroit Inventor of a ventilator which carries off objectionable gases, Is tho hunband of a Georgia woman. His wife is the daughter of !Dr. J. KIncald, of Rome, Ga. She was married to the Inventor about three years ago. Mrs. Norvell is also a sister In law of the late Dr. J. Harris ChappelL ao well known in this state. The following is from a Detroit paper In regard to Air. Norvell's Invention: "Alvin B. Norvell, of this city, Is' the Inventor of a ventilator for which he claims many advantages. The device consists of two metal plates revolving one upon the other, operated toy a small ratchet. The ventilator is placed near the ceiling of a house and the outside of the device is so constructed that rain or snow cannot enter it. "It is an established fact that carbon dioxide, although heavier than air, expands with heat and rises to the top of a room, so that the ventilator is placed high up in order to carry off this and other objectionable gases. Atlanta Constitution Oct 6 1906
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  Joseph P. Norvell (1842 - 1909)
  Artemesia Belle Wilson Norvell (1853 - 1916)
  Willie Eugenia Kincaid Norvell (1872 - 1941)*
  John Marcus Norvell (1911 - 1981)*
  Alvin Byrum Norvell (1872 - 1941)
  Mary Norvell Allen (1880 - 1929)*
  Edward Levis Norvell (1885 - 1933)*
*Calculated relationship
Pinetucky Baptist Cemetery
Cleburne County
Alabama, USA
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Record added: Dec 28, 2011
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Alvin Byrum Norvell
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Alvin Byrum Norvell
Added by: Mary Ann Baggett Ferguson
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