Franklin F Piggott

1894–1971 (Age 77)
Wilton Township, Muscatine, Iowa, United States

The Life of Franklin F

When Franklin F Piggott was born in August 1894, his father, William James Piggott, was 43 and his mother, Mary Jane Morton, was 40. He lived in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Wilton Township, Muscatine, Iowa, United States for about 15 years. He died on 2 December 1971, at the age of 77, and was buried in Wilton Township, Muscatine, Iowa, United States.

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William James Piggott
Mary Jane Morton
Ivan Piggott
Geneva Piggott
Elizabeth Piggott
Alta Jane Piggott
George H. Piggott
Sarah Summerville Piggott
Sarah Gertrude Piggott
Alice Mae Piggott
Charles W Piggott
Franklin F Piggott
Alta Jane Piggott

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 19

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin): from the Old French personal name Picot, Pigot, a pet form of Pic ( see Pike 6).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank F Piggott, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Frank F Piggott, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Franklin F Piggott, "Iowa State Census, 1915"

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