George Taggart Parkinson

20 March 1953–9 December 2011 (Age 58)
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States

The Life of George Taggart

When George Taggart Parkinson was born on 20 March 1953, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, his father, Burt Taggart Parkinson, was 32 and his mother, Vivian Marie Sant, was 30. He died on 9 December 2011, in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Burt Taggart Parkinson
1920–1972
Vivian Marie Sant
1922–1989
Laura Rae Parkinson
1946–2009
Clarissa Parkinson
1951–2008
George Taggart Parkinson
1953–2011

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 2

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1955 · Disneyland Opens

Age 2

The 160-acre Disneyland Park opened to the public on July 17, 1955, at the cost of $17 million. In 2017, Disneyland attracted over 18 million people to the park.
1969

Age 16

"Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin landed on the lunar surface while Michael Collins orbited overhead in the Apollo command module. After checkout, Armstrong set foot on the surface, telling the millions of listeners that it was ""one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind""."

Name Meaning

English (mainly northern): patronymic from Parkin . This surname has been established in Ireland since the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Taggart Parkinson in household of Burt Taggart Parkinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • George Parkinson in entry for Laura Rae Parkinson Norwood, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • George T Parkinson, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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