Signe J. Johnson

2 November 1904–October 1986 (Age 81)
California, United States

The Life of Signe J.

Signe J. Johnson was born on 2 November 1904, in California, United States. She married Lyle Orin Newman on 20 July 1957, in California, United States. She died in October 1986, in Laguna Hills, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 81.

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Lyle Orin Newman
Signe J. Johnson
Marriage: 20 July 1957

Spouse and Children

20 July 1957
California, United States

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 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 2

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.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (2)

  • Signe Sophie Wright, "Nevada Marriage Index, 1956-2005"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Signe J. Johnson - Individual or family possessions: birth: 2 November 1904; California, United States

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