Helen Louise Wasson

31 May 1901–4 July 1976 (Age 75)
Alameda, Alameda, California, United States

The Life of Helen Louise

When Helen Louise Wasson was born on 31 May 1901, in Alameda, Alameda, California, United States, her father, William Dixon Wasson, was 29 and her mother, Angie M Maxson, was 29. She married George Kellogg Whitworth in 1928, in California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She immigrated to San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States in 1922 and lived in Menlo Park, San Mateo, California, United States for about 5 years and Palo Alto Judicial Township, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1940. She died on 4 July 1976, in Orange, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Pacific View Memorial Park, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, Orange, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Kellogg Whitworth
Helen Louise Wasson
Marriage: 1928
Arden Whitworth

Spouse and Children

California, United States


    Arden Whitworth


Parents and Siblings

    William Dixon Wasson


    Angie M Maxson




World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 5

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish:1. from the Norman personal name Wasso or Wazo ( see Wass ). 2. perhaps a variant of Watson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen Wasson in household of William O Wasson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Helen L Wasson in household of William Wasson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Helen L Whitworth in household of George Whitworth, "United States Census, 1930"

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