Mabel Gertrude Plummer

1893–1954 (Age 61)
Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Mabel Gertrude

When Mabel Gertrude Plummer was born in 1893, in Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, United States, her father, Acton Moody Plummer, was 33 and her mother, Wilhemena Rebecca Peirce, was 31. She died in 1954, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 61.

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Acton Moody Plummer
Wilhemena Rebecca Peirce
Marietta Louise Plummer
Gordon Acton Plummer
Mabel Gertrude Plummer
Florice Aletha Plummer
Aileen Ruby Plummer

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World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 0

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 17

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:1. occupational name for a worker in lead, especially a maker of lead pipes and conduits, from Anglo-Norman French plom(m)er, plum(m)er ‘plumber’, from plom(b), plum(b) ‘lead’ (Latin plumbum). 2. variant of Plumer 1, 3. 3. occasionally, a habitational name from a minor place name, such as Plummers in Kimpton, Hertfordshire, which was named with Old English plum ‘plum(tree)’ + mere ‘pool’. The name is also established in Ireland, taken there from England in the 17th century.

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

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  • Mabel Plummer in household of Harry E Bachle, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mabel Plummer in household of Acton M Plummer, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Mable Plummer in household of Ac? Plummer, "United States Census, 1900"

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