Joseph M. (I) Savage

about 1929–2014 (Age 85)
Washington, United States

The Life of Joseph M. (I)

When Joseph M. (I) Savage was born about 1929, in Washington, United States, his father, Matthew Francis Savage, was 40 and his mother, Josephine Ann Geelan, was 36. He lived in Aloha, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States in 1930 and Seattle Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940. He died in 2014, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Matthew Francis Savage
1889–1989
Josephine Ann Geelan
1893–1947
Helen Frances Savage
1919–2016
Joseph M. (I) Savage
1929–2014
Frances W. Savage
1920–2015

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World Events (8)

1929

Age 0

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 11

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.
1954 · Worlds Largest Christmas Store

Age 25

Wally Bronner opened what would become the world's largest Christmas Store in 1954 as a result of successfully creating custom Christmas panels for city lampposts. Since then, the Frankenmuth store has expanded to a 27 acre landscaped lot with over 50,000 Christmas related items in his store. Bronner's attracts over two million guests per year.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English, Old French salvage, sauvage ‘untamed’ (Late Latin salvaticus literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’, influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural).2 Irish: generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O’Savin( see Savin ).3 Americanized form of Ashkenazic Jewish Savich .

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

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  • Joseph S Savage en la familia de Matthew Savage, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph M Savage en la familia de Matthew F Savage, "United States Census, 1930"

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