Harold Tranter Sr.

Male22 November 1915–3 April 2001

Brief Life History of Harold

When Harold Tranter Sr. was born on 22 November 1915, in South Fork, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George Henry Tranter Sr., was 40 and his mother, Beatrice Gregory, was 34. He died on 3 April 2001, in Portage, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in South Fork Cemetery, South Fork, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Harold Tranter Sr.
Eileen Howard Bertha Custer

Sources (6)

  • Harold Trenter in household of Howard Custer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harold Tranter, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Harold Tranter in entry for Harold Tranter and Michelle Heathcote Wallace, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.


Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.


Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): occupational name for a peddler or hawker, especially one equipped with a horse and cart, Middle English traunter, traventer (from Late Latin travetarius).

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

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