George Arthur Dube

15 June 1921–30 January 2015 (Age 93)
Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of George Arthur

When George Arthur Dube was born on 15 June 1921, in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Joseph Hermene gilde Dube, was 25 and his mother, Dolorila Provencal, was 21. He married Mildred Lillian Copp on 23 May 1942, in Meredith, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 30 January 2015, in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

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George Arthur Dube
Mildred Lillian Copp
Marriage: 23 May 1942

Spouse and Children

23 May 1942
Meredith, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Mary Irene Alice Dube


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1945 · German U-Boats Surrender at Portsmouth

Age 24

Starting on May 15, 1945, four German U-Boats surrendered at Portsmouth, New Hampshire after being captured by Allied forces.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 26

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 French (Dubé): of uncertain origin. It may be a habitational name for someone from any of various places called Le Bec, which are named either from Gaulish becco ‘high ground’ or from Germanic bec ‘stream’ ( see Beck ).2 Breton: nickname meaning ‘pigeon’.3 Eastern German, Sorbian, or other Slavic: from Sorbian or Slavic dub ‘oak’, hence a nickname for a strong or solid man, a topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent oak or in an area where oak trees were abundant, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word, for example Dubá or Doubé, both frequent Czech place names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph George A Dube, "Massachusetts, Births, 1636-1924"
  • George Arthur Dube in entry for George Arthur Dube, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • George Arthur Dube, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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