George Lyman Kittredge

Brief Life History of George Lyman

When George Lyman Kittredge was born on 28 February 1860, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Edward Lyman Kittredge, was 32 and his mother, Deborah Lewis, was 37. He married Francis Eveline Gordon in 1885. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He immigrated to Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1932 and lived in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom in 1941 and Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1967. He died on 23 July 1941, in Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Lothrop Hill Cemetery, Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States.

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George Lyman Kittredge
Francis Eveline Gordon
Marriage: 1885
Frances Gordon Kittredge
Henry Crocker Kittredge
Dora Kittredge

Sources (48)

  • George L Kittredge in household of Edward L Kittredge, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • George Lyman Kittredge, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • George L. Kittredge, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ketteridge, probably an Anglo-Scandinavian hybrid personal name Cytelrīc, a compound of Old Norse Ketill (see Kettle ) and the common Old English second element -rīc ‘ruler’.

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

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