Jessie Troup

29 October 1890–2 December 1967 (Age 77)
Frankfort, Frankfort, Herkimer, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Jessie

When Jessie Troup was born on 29 October 1890, in Frankfort, Frankfort, Herkimer, New York, United States, her father, William D Troup, was 27 and her mother, Mary Ellinger, was 24. She lived in Trenton, Oneida, New York, United States in 1940. She died on 2 December 1967, in Utica, Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 77.

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William D Troup
Mary Ellinger
Julia A Troup
Jessie Troup

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 6
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.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 8
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 22
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place in the parish of Gamrie, near Banff. The place is situated on a headland affording some sheltered anchorage, and is said to get its name from Middle English true hope; however, when first recorded in 1296 it already appears as Trup, so it is more likely to be of the same origin as Thorpe .2 English: variant of Throop .

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

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  • Jessie Troupe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jessie Troupe in household of William D Troupe, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jessie Troup in household of W D Troup, "United States Census, 1920"

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