Matilda Bernice George

25 December 1898–10 December 1980 (Age 81)
California, United States

The Life Summary of Matilda Bernice

Matilda Bernice George was born on 25 December 1898, in California, United States as the daughter of Mr George and Miss Soares. She had at least 1 son with William Lester Jose. She lived in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 10 December 1980, in Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 81.

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William Lester Jose
Matilda Bernice George
Edward Jose

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 2
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
Age 8
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
Age 22
The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Latin: From the Latin name Georgius, which comes from a Greek word meaning a tiller of the ground, a husbandman, or a vinedresser. George is found as a female name. Segras, Seorus, Seoras, Degras and Deorsa are Gaelic forms of George. Georgeanna, Georgina, and Georgiana are female names derived from George. Jorgi and Juers are Anglo-Norman forms of George.

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Sources (3)

  • Matilda Jose in household of Will L Jose, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Matilda Jose in household of L W Jose, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Matilda Bernice Jose, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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