Francis Phillip Wupperman

1 June 1890–18 September 1949 (Age 59)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Francis Phillip

When Francis Phillip Wupperman was born on 1 June 1890, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, George Diogracio Wupperman, was 52 and his mother, Josephine Wright Hancox, was 38. He married Alma Rose Müller on 11 March 1914, in Hoboken, Hudson, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. In 1916, at the age of 59, his occupation is listed as character actor in Culver City, Los Angeles, California, United States. He died on 18 September 1949, in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Phillip Wupperman
Alma Rose Müller
Marriage: 11 March 1914
George Francis Rudolph Wupperman

Spouse and Children

11 March 1914
Hoboken, Hudson, New Jersey, United States


Parents and Siblings




    Adolph Edward Wuppermann



    Marguerite Georgine Wupperman


    Josephine Wright Wuppermann


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 1

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 16

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kuperman .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank Wupperman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Francis Wenppermann in household of George Wenppermann, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Franks Morgan, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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