Carole Patterson

8 January 1889–13 February 1975 (Age 86)
Cascade, Kent, Michigan, United States

The Life of Carole

When Carole Patterson was born on 8 January 1889, in Cascade, Kent, Michigan, United States, her father, George M. Patterson, was 28 and her mother, Nettie Irene Gorham, was 27. She married Alfred M. Turner on 27 November 1913, in Cascade, Kent, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Cascade Township, Kent, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Ada, Kent, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 13 February 1975, at the age of 86, and was buried in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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Alfred M. Turner
Carole Patterson
Marriage: 27 November 1913
Geraldine Turner

Spouse and Children

27 November 1913
Cascade, Kent, Michigan, United States


    Geraldine Turner


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 14

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carol Turner in household of Gorge M Patterson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carel Turner in household of Alfred H Turner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carole Patterson in household of George M Patterson, "United States Census, 1900"

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