Gertrude Thompkins

1890–1945 (Age 55)
Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States

The Life of Gertrude

Gertrude Thompkins was born in 1890, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States. She had at least 1 son with William Thompkins. She died in 1945, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 55.

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World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

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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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

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An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1890 · Daughters of the American Revolution Founded

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"On October 11, 1890, the ""Daughters of the American Revolution"" is founded by Mary Desha, Mary Smith Lockwood, Ellen Hardin Walworth, and Eugenia Washington."

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Tompkins .

Possible Related Names

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

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