francoise goy

1891–1974 (Age 83)
Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne, France

The Life of francoise

francoise goy was born in 1891, in Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne, France. She died in 1974, at the age of 83.

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joseph brousse
1880–1926
francoise goy
1891–1974

Spouse and Children

    joseph brousse

    Male1880–1926Male

    Female1891–1974Female

World Events (3)

1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason

Age 3

The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France  and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.
1900

Age 9

Paris, France hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Law Separates Church and State

Age 14

In December of 1905 a law was passed that separated church and state. It made it so that prayer could not be said before a parliamentary meeting or in schools. It also made it so that working on Sunday was legalized.

Name Meaning

1 French: from the Old French word goi (Latin gubia) denoting a type of bill hook or knife used by vine-growers or coopers, hence possibly a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of such implements.2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in France named Gouy, for example in Aisne or Pas-de-Calais.3 Galician: probably a habitational name from Goy in Lugo province, Galicia.

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

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