George Allison Temple

1893–1972 (Age 79)
of,, Pennsylvania

The Life of George Allison

When George Allison Temple was born on 26 July 1893, his father, Horace Frank Temple, was 33 and his mother, Annie L Stephens, was 31. He lived in West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died in August 1972, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Horace Frank Temple
1859–1936
Annie L Stephens
1862–
Horace Stevens Temple
1892–1960
George Allison Temple
1893–1972
Annie Temple
1893–
Alice Temple
1895–1984
Frank Everard Temple
1896–1967
Ellis Temple
1896–1963
Emma Temple
1898–

Parents & Siblings

  • Horace Frank Temple

    Male1859–1936Male

  • Annie L Stephens

    Female1862–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 12

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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

1 English and French: occupational name or habitational name for someone who was employed at or lived near one of the houses (‘temples’) maintained by the Knights Templar, a crusading order so named because they claimed to occupy in Jerusalem the site of the old temple (Middle English, Old French temple, Latin templum). The order was founded in 1118 and flourished for 200 years, but was suppressed as heretical in 1312 .2 English: name given to foundlings baptized at the Temple Church, London, so called because it was originally built on land belonging to the Templars.3 Scottish: habitational name from the parish of Temple in Edinburgh, likewise named because it was the site of the local headquarters of the Knights Templar.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • George A Temple in household of Horace F Temple, "United States Census, 1910"

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