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Van Haaften, Mabel Korver, 1901-1989



  • Existence: 1901 - 1989


Mabel Korver was born to Dutch immigrant parents in 1901 and raised on a farm near Leighton, Iowa with her three sisters. Her parents rented farms until 1919, when they bought a farm that they then lived on for more than twenty years. Mabel Korver married Arie Van Haaften in 1928; they raised four children and farmed near Leighton, retiring to that town in 1964.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Mabel Korver Van Haaften memoir

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0409

Dutch-American farmwoman in early nineteenth century Iowa.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1986