Helen Harte

31 August 1899–
Jamestown, Newport, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Helen

When Helen Harte was born on 31 August 1899, in Jamestown, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Richard Hickman Harte, was 43 and her mother, Maria Hobart Ames, was 42. She married Rodman Ellison Thompson on 14 October 1920, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Easttown Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Rodman Ellison Thompson
Helen Harte
Marriage: 14 October 1920
Maria Ames Thompson
Paul Thompson II
Richard Harte Thompson

Spouse and Children

14 October 1920
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 6

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. 

Age 32

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and English: variant spelling of Hart .2 Dutch: variant of Hart 6.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Helen Harte in household of Richard A Harte, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Helen H Thompson na família de R Ellison Thompson, “United States Census, 1930”
  • Helen Thompson in household of R Ellison Thompson, "United States Census, 1940"

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