Franklin Peter Poulter

19 May 1863–11 October 1940 (Age 77)
East Molesey, Surrey, England

The Life of Franklin Peter

When Franklin Peter Poulter was born on 19 May 1863, in East Molesey, Surrey, England, his father, Charles Thomas Poulter, was 37 and his mother, Rebecca Betts, was 29. He married Eliza C Madsen on 8 April 1889. He lived in Washington Judicial Township, Alameda, California, United States in 1900 and Emeryville, Alameda, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 11 October 1940, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Alameda, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Peter Poulter
Eliza C Madsen
Marriage: 8 April 1889

Spouse and Children

8 April 1889

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 2

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Old French po(u)letier ‘poultry dealer or breeder’ (an agent derivative of poule ‘chicken’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank P Poulter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank Poulter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank Poulter in household of Charles Poulter, "United States Census, 1870"

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