Theresa Harriet Fountain

10 January 1876–11 April 1963 (Age 87)
California, United States

The Life of Theresa Harriet

When Theresa Harriet Fountain was born on 10 January 1876, in California, United States, her father, Garrett George Washington Fountain, was 57 and her mother, Adeline Louise Warner, was 44. She married Joseph Louis Hasman on 4 November 1895, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in San Joaquin Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States in 1900 and Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States in 1910. She died on 11 April 1963, in Marin, California, United States, at the age of 87.

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Joseph Louis Hasman
Theresa Harriet Fountain
Marriage: 4 November 1895
Lillian Mary Hasman

Spouse and Children

4 November 1895
Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 15

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or well, from Old French fontane, Middle English fontayne ‘fountain’; in some cases the name may have arisen from French habitational names ( Fontaine , Fonteyne, Lafontaine) of the same derivation.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Tracie Schulze in household of Wm A Schulze, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eressay Fountain in household of George W Fountain, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Tressie Harman in household of Joseph L Harman, "United States Census, 1900"

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