Mabel Frances Waterman

18 May 1920–23 May 1996 (Age 76)
Rich Hill, Bates, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mabel Frances

When Mabel Frances Waterman was born on 18 May 1920, in Rich Hill, Bates, Missouri, United States, her father, Archibald Ernest Waterman, was 37 and her mother, Ella Alberta Hartley, was 32. She married Raymond Cleveland Wood Jr. on 24 December 1938, in Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1940 and Idaho, United States in 1954. She died on 23 May 1996, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Cleveland Wood Jr.
Mabel Frances Waterman
Marriage: 24 December 1938
Raymond Gene Wood Jr.
Donald James Wood
Jack Alden Wood

Spouse and Children

24 December 1938
Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States


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World Events (8)

1921 · Bonneville County Courthouse is built

Age 1

In 1921, the Bonneville county courthouse was built. It was designed by Lionel Fisher and Charles Aitken, two architects that helped build a number of government buildings in Idaho.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for the servant of a man called Wa(l)ter ( see Water 1).2 English and Dutch: occupational name for a boatman or a water carrier, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a stretch of water ( see Water 2).3 Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Wasserman(n), an occupational name for a watercarrier. Compare 2 above.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mabel Wood in household of Raymond Wood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mabel F Waterman in household of Archibald E Waterman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mrs Mabel Wood in entry for Mr Archibald E Waterman, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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