Helen Philamon Cassagnes

1890–1978 (Age 87)
California, United States

The Life of Helen Philamon

When Helen Philamon Cassagnes was born on 3 October 1890, in California, United States, her father, Auguste Cassagnes, was 32 and her mother, Marie Bonnemort, was 46. She married Camille Henri Artru on 4 February 1909, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States for about 40 years. She died on 6 March 1978, in San Mateo, San Mateo, California, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Helen Philamon Cassagnes
Camille Henri Artru
Marriage: 4 February 1909
Henry Artru
Eugene A Artru
Virginia Artru
Frank Artru
Edward Richard "Pete" Artru

Spouse & Children

4 February 1909
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States


  • Male1911–1992Male

  • Male1916–2001Male

  • Virginia Artru


  • Frank Artru


  • Edward Richard "Pete" Artru


Parents & Siblings

  • Auguste Cassagnes


  • Marie Bonnemort




World Events (8)

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 1

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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Sources (3)

  • Ellen Cassagnes in household of Augusta Cassagnes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ellen Cassagnes in household of Augusta Cassagnes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Helen Artru in household of Camille Artru, "United States Census, 1940"

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