Lind

Male6 June 1904–

Brief Life History of Lind

When Lind was born on 6 June 1904, in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Harry Austin Lind Jr, was 20 and his mother, Charla Frances Sumners, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Harry Austin Lind Jr
1884–
Charla Frances Sumners
1880–
Lind
1904–
Arthur Carlton Lind
1906–
Dorothy Beatrice Lind
1910–1996
Barbara S Lind
1926–

Sources (1)

  • Lind, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (4)

World Events (3)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 2

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

1906 · The FDA is Created

Age 2

The Food and Drug Administration is a U.S. agency that is responsible for protecting and promoting health to the public. By overseeing the control and supervision of all food and drug products sold throughout the United States and some Foreign countries.

Name Meaning

Scandinavian, English, and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a lime tree, Scandinavian and Middle English lind. As a Swedish name, it is often of ornamental origin.

North German and Danish: habitational name from any of various places called with Lind ‘lime tree’.

South German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a gentle, mild, tolerant man, from Middle High German lint, linde, Yiddish lind ‘gentle, mild’.

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

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