Harold W. White

12 September 1900–12 August 1972 (Age 71)
Oregon, United States

The Life of Harold W.

When Harold W. White was born on 12 September 1900, in Oregon, United States, his father, George Washington White, was 38 and his mother, Kate Alice Winter, was 29. He had at least 1 daughter with Georgia Burgan. He lived in Chehalis, Lewis, Washington, United States in 1935 and Sumpter Election Precinct, Baker, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 12 August 1972, in Sumpter, Baker, Oregon, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Sumpter, Baker, Oregon, United States.

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Harold W. White
1900–1972
Georgia Burgan
1903–1968
Evonne Alice White
1930–1999

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    Evonne Alice White

    Female1930–1999Female

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 7

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. 
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harold W White, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Herrold White in household of George W White, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harold White in household of George W White, "United States Census, 1910"

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