Ethel May Atherstone

1880–1964 (Age 83)
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States

The Life of Ethel May

When Ethel May Atherstone was born on 19 November 1880, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, her father, Thomas Shelton Atherstone, was 37 and her mother, Emma Bithia Bridge, was 34. She married Charles Phelps Greenwood on 28 December 1910, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1920 and Piedmont, Alameda, California, United States in 1930. She died on 30 August 1964, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 83.

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Ethel May Atherstone
Charles Phelps Greenwood
Marriage: 28 December 1910
Margaret Greenwood

Spouse & Children

  • Female1880–1964Female

  • Charles Phelps Greenwood


28 December 1910
Oakland, Alameda, California, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 2

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 22

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ethel M Atherstone in household of W Stuart Merriam, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ethel A Greenwood in household of Chas P Greenwood, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel Greenwood in household of Charles P Greenwood, "United States Census, 1920"

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