David Franklin Summers

3 January 1900–
Middlebourne, Tyler, West Virginia, United States

The Life of David Franklin

When David Franklin Summers was born on 3 January 1900, in Middlebourne, Tyler, West Virginia, United States, his father, Henry Allen Summers, was 36 and his mother, Nancy Lucinda Harris, was 30. He lived in Ellsworth Magisterial District, Tyler, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Henry Allen Summers
1863–1949
Nancy Lucinda Harris
1869–1956
Frederick Harrison Summers
1888–1969
George Clyde Summers
1892–
Goldie S Summers
1895–1915
Joseph Emery Summers
1897–
David Franklin Summers
1900–
Robert Allen Summers
1902–1963
Ruben Victor Summers
1905–1984
James Ralph Summers
1908–
Ruben Summers
1908–
William Carl Summers
1911–1998
Carl Summers
1912–
Frances Levina Summers
1915–2006

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World Events (3)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1901 · Building the Panama Canal

Age 1

A Treaty signed by both the United States and Britain to have the U.S. start building the Panama Canal legally.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Summer 1.2 Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a nickname meaning ‘gentle’, ‘innocent’.3 Americanized form of some likesounding Ashkenazic Jewish name.

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

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Sources (2)

  • D F Summers in household of Henry A Summers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank Summers in household of Henry A Summers, "United States Census, 1910"

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