Gertrude Amy Phinney

1924–1991 (Age 67)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Gertrude Amy

When Gertrude Amy Phinney was born on 26 September 1924, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Leon Henry Phinney, was 33 and her mother, Annie Laura Fitt, was 35. She lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 September 1991, at the age of 66.

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Leon Henry Phinney
Annie Laura Fitt
Dorthea Edna Phinney
Irma Marguerite Phinney
Gertrude Amy Phinney

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1928 · The Tower Theater

Age 4

The Tower Theatre is a historic film theater operated by the Salt Lake Film Society. The theater presents independent films and is a venue for the Sundance Film Festival. It also presents classic films on occasional weekends and hosts a movie-rental library for those that want to expand their cinematic knowledge.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 18

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English: altered spelling of Finney .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Gertrude A Phinney in household of Leon L Phinney, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gertrude Phinney in household of Leon Phinney, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gertrude A Phinney, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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