Jessie Trowbridge

1888–1972 (Age 84)
Boon, Wexford, Michigan, United States

The Life of Jessie

When Jessie Trowbridge was born on 2 March 1888, in Boon, Wexford, Michigan, United States, her father, Newton Edgar Trowbridge, was 35 and her mother, Sarah Priscilla Hull, was 30. She married John Arthur McFarland on 25 December 1920, in Missoula, Missoula, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 1 Missoula City, Missoula, Montana, United States in 1940 and Missoula, Montana, United States in 1972. She died on 17 December 1972, in Missoula, Missoula, Montana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Missoula, Missoula, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jessie Trowbridge
John Arthur McFarland
Marriage: 25 December 1920
Clara Suzanne McFarland
June Irene McFarland
Donald Eugene McFarland

Spouse & Children

25 December 1920
Missoula, Missoula, Montana, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Newton Edgar Trowbridge


  • Sarah Priscilla Hull




World Events (8)


Age 1

Montana is 41st state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 22

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jessie Trowbridge in household of Nilton E Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jessie Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jessie Mcfarland in household of John A Mcfarland, "United States Census, 1930"

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