Marvel George Bacon

16 March 1899–November 1964 (Age 65)
Idaho, United States

The Life of Marvel George

When Marvel George Bacon was born on 16 March 1899, in Idaho, United States, his father, George Wallace Bacon, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Elisabeth McClellan, was 34. He married Beulah Delia Lolley on 5 August 1920. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Boise, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Judicial Township 1, San Mateo, California, United States in 1930. He died in November 1964, in Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Orofino, Clearwater, Idaho, United States.

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Marvel George Bacon
Beulah Delia Lolley
Marriage: 5 August 1920
Dallas George Bacon
Wanda Faye Bacon

Spouse and Children

5 August 1920


Parents and Siblings

    George Wallace Bacon


    Sarah Elisabeth McClellan




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 7

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

1 English and French: metonymic occupational name for a preparer and seller of cured pork, from Middle English, Old French bacun, bacon ‘bacon’ (a word of Germanic origin, akin to Back 1).2 English and French: from the Germanic personal name Bac(c)o, Bahho, from the root bag- ‘to fight’. The name was relatively common among the Normans in the form Bacus, of which the oblique case was Bacon.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Bacon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marvel G Bacon in household of George W Bacon, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Bacon in entry for Elmo C Odne and Wanda F Bacon, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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