Alexandria Dresser

26 April 1908–9 January 1961 (Age 52)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life Summary of Alexandria

When Alexandria Dresser was born on 26 April 1908, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, her father, Edward Louis Dresser, was 29 and her mother, Catherine Campbell Ross, was 26. She married Floyd Wilhelm Johanson on 13 November 1926, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. She died on 9 January 1961, in Siskiyou, California, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Floyd Wilhelm Johanson
1910–1975
Alexandria Dresser
1908–1961
Marriage: 13 November 1926

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 November 1926Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed
    Age 1
    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
    1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants
    Age 2
    Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 15
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    German: eastern variant of Drescher .English (Durham and Yorkshire): occupational name for someone who dressed or finished cloth, from Middle English dresser, dress(o)ur ‘director, guide; dresser or finisher of textiles etc.’ Compare Fuller .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Drescher

    Sources (8)

    • Alexandria Dresser in household of Edward L Dresser, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Alexandria M Dresser, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Alexandria Dresser in household of Edward L Dresser, "United States Census, 1930"

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