Alexandria Dresser

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

The Life 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 1926
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Edward L Dresser Jr.

    Male1905–1928Male

    Margaret R Dresser

    Female1907–Female

    Rhoda R Dresser

    Female1908–1941Female

    Female1908–1961Female

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

1 German: eastern variant of Drescher .2 English: from an agent derivative of Middle English dressen ‘to arrange’ (in certain specific senses), possibly an occupational name for someone who dressed or finished cloth. Compare Fuller .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alexandria Dresser in household of Edward L Dresser, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alexandria Dresser in household of Edward L Dresser, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alexandria M Dresser in household of Edward L Dresser, "United States Census, 1910"

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