Lucetta Morton Bromley

13 August 1889–10 September 1970 (Age 81)
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States

The Life of Lucetta Morton

When Lucetta Morton Bromley was born on 13 August 1889, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, her father, George Albert Bromley, was 42 and her mother, Kate Garrison Wakelee, was 27. She married Leonard Goodridge Hardy on 7 June 1914, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in South San Francisco, San Mateo, California, United States for about 10 years and Judicial Township 1, San Mateo, California, United States in 1940. She died on 10 September 1970, in San Mateo, San Mateo, California, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Leonard Goodridge Hardy
1886–1945
Lucetta Morton Bromley
1889–1970
Marriage: 7 June 1914
Elizabeth Hardy
1915–1992
Barbara Jean Hardy
1917–1992
Leonard Goodridge Hardy
1918–1991
Virginia Beverly Hardy
1924–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 June 1914
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    George Albert Bromley

    Male1846–1927Male

    Kate Garrison Wakelee

    Female1862–1902Female

siblings

(5)

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places called Bromley, in Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent (now in Greater London), Greater London, Greater Manchester, Staffordshire, and elsewhere. Most are named with Old English brōm ‘broom’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’, but Bromley (near Bow) in Greater London is from Old English bræmbel ‘bramble’ + lēah.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucetta M Bromley in household of George A Bromley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lucetta Hardy in household of Leonard Hardy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lucetta Hardy in household of Leonard G Hardy, "United States Census, 1940"

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