George Love McCorquodale

29 March 1914–29 December 1999 (Age 85)
Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, United States

The Life of George Love

When George Love McCorquodale was born on 29 March 1914, in Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, United States, his father, George W M McCorquodale, was 51 and his mother, Addie McCarroll Chaney, was 36. He married Ila Blanche Holt on 17 September 1935, in Hillsborough, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 29 December 1999, in Kleberg, Texas, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

George Love McCorquodale
1914–1999
Ila Blanche Holt
1916–2002
Marriage: 17 September 1935
Lee Dee McCorquodale
1945–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 September 1935
Hillsborough, Florida, United States
children

(1)

    Lee Dee McCorquodale

    Female1945–2004Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 15

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Thorcadail, ‘son of Torcadal’, a personal name of Old Norse origin meaning ‘Thor's kettle’.

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

Sources (2)

  • George L Mccorquoale in household of G W Mccorquoale, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George L McCorquodale, "Florida Marriages, 1830-1993"

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