George Clarkson

28 November 1885–22 May 1959 (Age 73)
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States

The Life of George

When George Clarkson was born on 28 November 1885, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, his father, Joseph Clarkson, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Carson, was 19. He died on 22 May 1959, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 73.

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 8

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Clark .

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

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Sources (2)

  • George Clarkson, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George Clarkson - Government record: Census record: birth-name: George Clarkson

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