Russell Willard Kyle

3 November 1889–29 August 1952 (Age 62)
Gainesville, Cooke, Texas, United States

The Life of Russell Willard

When Russell Willard Kyle was born on 3 November 1889, in Gainesville, Cooke, Texas, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Kyle Jr, was 43 and his mother, Cornelia Matilda Allison, was 33. He married Alma Rogers on 14 January 1912, in Franklin, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Dehesa, San Diego, California, United States in 1935 and National Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. He died on 29 August 1952, in National City, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in National City, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Russell Willard Kyle
Alma Rogers
Marriage: 14 January 1912
Stanley Oliver Kyle
Roy G. Kyle
Hazel Jewel Kyle
Gertrude Alma Kyle

Spouse and Children

14 January 1912
Franklin, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Jefferson Kyle Jr


    Cornelia Matilda Allison




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 2

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern Irish: regional name from a district in Ayrshire called Kyle, named for the British chieftains who ruled it in the 5th century, the Coel Hen.2 Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from any of the numerous Scottish places named Kyle from Gaelic caol ‘narrow’, also caolas ‘narrows’, ‘strait’. Compare Kyles .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Russel Kyle in household of Jessie B Kyle, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Russell Kyle in household of Thomas J Kyle, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Russell W Kyle, "United States Census, 1920"

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