Jessie Mae Trumbly

24 February 1879–14 August 1960 (Age 81)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Jessie Mae

When Jessie Mae Trumbly was born on 24 February 1879, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Charles D Trumbly, was 29 and her mother, Maggie Carnahan, was 25. She married George Washington Huntsman on 1 January 1902, in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Contra Costa, California, United States in 1930 and Judicial Township 7, Contra Costa, California, United States in 1940. She died on 14 August 1960, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in El Cerrito, Contra Costa, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Huntsman
Jessie Mae Trumbly
Marriage: 1 January 1902
Harold Dale Huntsman
Etna Belle Huntsman
Ruth Lucille Huntsman

Spouse and Children

1 January 1902
Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Charles D Trumbly








    Roy Trumbly



    Etna B Trumbly


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 4

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 22

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Tremblay .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jessie Trumbly, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jessie M Huntsman in household of George W Huntsman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jessie Huntsman in household of George W Huntsman, "United States Census, 1920"

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