Helen Martha Garratt

5 October 1914–12 June 1985 (Age 70)
New Castle, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Helen Martha

When Helen Martha Garratt was born on 5 October 1914, in New Castle, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Louis Dorland Garratt, was 25 and her mother, Martha "Mayme" Scammell, was 26. She married Claude Wesley Linton on 26 January 1934, in Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. She died on 12 June 1985, at the age of 70.

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Claude Wesley Linton
Helen Martha Garratt
Marriage: 26 January 1934

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26 January 1934
Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

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: variant spelling of Garrett .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen Garratt in household of Martha Garratt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen M Garratt in household of Louis D Garratt, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Helen G Garratt Linton, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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