Herbert Sidney Judson

29 March 1892–25 June 1980 (Age 88)
Hovingham, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Herbert Sidney

When Herbert Sidney Judson was born on 29 March 1892, in Hovingham, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Judson, was 50 and his mother, Elizabeth Walton, was 43. He married Gertrude Evelyn Scarlett on 6 February 1914, in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in United States in 1930 and San Rafael, Marin, California, United States in 1969. He died on 25 June 1980, in Concord, Contra Costa, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Oakmont Memorial Park, Lafayette, Contra Costa, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Sidney Judson
Gertrude Evelyn Scarlett
Marriage: 6 February 1914
Allan Sidney Judson
Ivan Howroyd Judson
Norman John Judson
Oreti Evelyn Judson
Nancy Noeline Judson
Marie Caird Judson
Thomas Joseph Judson
Hattie Mildred Judson
Bruce Walton Judson
Herbert Sidney Judson Jr.
Ronald Scarlett Judson
Gary Peter Judson

Spouse and Children

6 February 1914
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand


    Allan Sidney Judson


    Ivan Howroyd Judson


    Norman John Judson




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 14

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of Jordan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Herbert Sidney Judson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Herbert Sidney Judson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Herbert Sidney Judson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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