Frank Bancroft Pulsifer

15 October 1868–6 February 1954 (Age 85)
Lakewood Township, Ocean, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Frank Bancroft

When Frank Bancroft Pulsifer was born on 15 October 1868, in Lakewood Township, Ocean, New Jersey, United States, his father, Franklin Elijah Pulsifer, was 34 and his mother, Arvilla Elizabeth Bancroft, was 31. He married Annie Eva Hodges on 28 November 1889, in Camden MM, Camden, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Missoula, Missoula, Montana, United States in 1910 and Missoula, Montana, United States in 1920. He died on 6 February 1954, in Lakewood Township, Ocean, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Lakewood Township, Ocean, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Bancroft Pulsifer
1868–1954
Annie Eva Hodges
1865–1926
Marriage: 28 November 1889
Frank Stanley Pulsifer
1890–1963
Grace Norma Pulsifer
1892–1961
Perley Eugene Pulsipher
1895–1978
Helen Bancroft Pulsipher
1897–
Leetha R. Pulsifer
1898–
Robert H. Pulsipher
1899–1970

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 November 1889Camden MM, Camden, New Jersey, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 2
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    1872 · Yellowstone National Park Created
    Age 4
    President Ulysses S. Grant signed the law passed by congress on March 1 1872, making Yellowstone a National Park. The park covers parts of Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho.
    1894
    Age 26
    Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably a variant of English Percival .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Pulsipher
    Percival

    Sources (31)

    • Frank Pulsifer, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Frank Pulsifer in entry for Frank Pulsifer and Margaret E. Dwyer, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Frank Pulsifer, "United States Census, 1930"

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