Garvin Lucien Stinchcomb

19 June 1895–7 August 1948 (Age 53)
Harrisville, Alcona, Michigan, United States

The Life of Garvin Lucien

When Garvin Lucien Stinchcomb was born on 19 June 1895, in Harrisville, Alcona, Michigan, United States, his father, Henry J. Stinchcombe, was 31 and his mother, Margaret Jane Nevin, was 26. He married Margaret Ann McMaster on 20 June 1917, in Harrisville, Alcona, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Harrisville Township, Alcona, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died on 7 August 1948, in Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 53.

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Garvin Lucien Stinchcomb
Margaret Ann McMaster
Marriage: 20 June 1917
Geneieve Margaret Stinchcombe
Victor Stinchcombe
Robert H Stinchcombe

Spouse and Children

20 June 1917
Harrisville, Alcona, Michigan, United States


    Geneieve Margaret Stinchcombe


    Victor Stinchcombe


    Robert H Stinchcombe


Parents and Siblings

    Henry J. Stinchcombe





World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 8

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 15

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Stinchcombe in Gloucestershire, recorded in the 12th century as Stintescombe, from the dialect term stint ‘sandpiper’ + cumb ‘narrow valley’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gernie Stinchcomb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gervin Stinchcomb, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gervin Stinchcomb, "United States Census, 1930"

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