William Alonzo Woodworth Jr.

Male8 December 1885–16 December 1946

Brief Life History of William Alonzo

When William Alonzo Woodworth Jr. was born on 8 December 1885, in San Luis Obispo, California, United States, his father, William Alonzo Woodworth, was 33 and his mother, Rosilla Hysell, was 20. He lived in Monterey, California, United States in 1910 and Santa Clara Judicial Township, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1940. He died on 16 December 1946, in Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

William Alonzo Woodworth
1852–1937
Rosilla Hysell
1865–1943
Charlotte Woodworth
1877–1954
Susie D. Woodworth
1881–1952
Mamie Woodworth
1884–1954
William Alonzo Woodworth Jr.
1885–1946
Nora Woodworth
1890–1968
Nadine Woodworth
1892–1949
Olive Woodworth
1894–1894
Mabel Claire Woodworth
1895–1987
Harriet Belle Woodworth
1898–1976
Alice Virginia Woodworth
1902–1936
Edward Stanley Woodworth
1904–1948

Sources (8)

  • William A. Woodworth in the 1940 U.S. Census for Agnews State Hospital (For Insane), Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California. He was 54 years old and a patient.
  • William A. Woodworth in the U.S.,World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Inmate at the Agnews State Hospital. Nearest relative: Wm Woodworth (father). "Has a person lost an arm, leg, hand, eye, or is he obviously physically disqualified?" Insane.
  • William A Woodworth, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (11)

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 6

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.

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 17

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): variant of Woodward or Wadworth, the latter being a habitational name from Wadworth in Yorkshire, which is derived from the Old English personal name Wada, Wadda + Old English worth ‘enclosure’.

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

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