Commonly known as "Vern" and "Verne." Most official documents were completed with the first name of "Vern." There is some dispute over his given first name. Not confirmed with other vital records. Vernon was a son of Caldwell M. Love & Magnolia Richard. Vernon married Cordelia A. Applegate (1895-1979) on November 1, 1911 in Harrison County, Indiana. They had four identified children.