Mellissa E. French

1911–2000 (Age 89)
California, United States

The Life of Mellissa E.

Mellissa E. French was born in 1911. She had at least 1 son with Vernon Lucian Hazen. She died in 2000, in California, United States, at the age of 89.

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Mellissa E. French
1911–2000
Vernon Lucian Hazen
1898–1972
Robert "Bob" Vernon Hazen
1932–1996

Spouse & Children

children

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

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.
1934 · Alcatraz Island Becomes Federal Penitentiary

Age 23

Alcatraz Island officially became Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on August 11, 1934. The island is situated in the middle of frigid water and strong currents of the San Francisco Bay, which deemed it virtually inescapable. Alcatraz became known as the toughest prison in America and was seen as a “last resort prison.” Therefore, Alcatraz housed some of America’s most notorious prisoners such as Al Capone and Robert Franklin Stroud. Due to the exorbitant cost of running the prison, and the deterioration of the buildings due to salt spray, Alcatraz Island closed as a penitentiary on March 21, 1963. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. ethnic name for someone from France, Middle English frensche, or in some cases perhaps a nickname for someone who adopted French airs. 2. variant of Anglo-Norman French Frain .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • French in entry for Robert Vernon Hazen, "California Birth Index, 1905-1995"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mellissa E. French - Government record: birth-name: Mellissa E. French

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