Effie Margaret Phillips

16 January 1902–20 June 1956 (Age 54)
Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States

The Life of Effie Margaret

When Effie Margaret Phillips was born on 16 January 1902, in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States, her father, William James Phillips, was 38 and her mother, Edith Eliza Goodrick, was 44. She married Alfred Martin Jacobson on 31 December 1919. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 20 June 1956, in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Ferndale, Whatcom, Washington, United States.

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Alfred Martin Jacobson
Effie Margaret Phillips
Marriage: 31 December 1919
Frances Mae Jacobson
Lucille Jacobson

Spouse and Children

31 December 1919


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 5

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 

Age 15

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

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Effie M Phillips in household of James W Phillips, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Effie M Jacobson in household of Fred Jacobson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Effie Jacobson in household of Fred Jacobson, "United States Census, 1940"

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