Franklin Thompson Georgeson Sr

Male24 February 1889–27 October 1953

Brief Life History of Franklin Thompson

When Franklin Thompson Georgeson Sr was born on 24 February 1889, in San Francisco, California, United States, his father, Frederick William Merrylees Georgeson, was 30 and his mother, Ella T Thompson, was 23. He married Margaret Orena Kellam in 1923. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in United States in 1949 and Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States in 1953. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 27 October 1953, in Eureka, Humboldt, California, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Sunset Memorial Park, Eureka, Humboldt, California, United States.

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Franklin Thompson Georgeson Sr
Margaret Orena Kellam
Marriage: 1923
Margaret June Georgeson
Franklin Thompson Georgeson Jr

Sources (21)

  • Frank Georgeson, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Franklin T Georgeson, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951"
  • Franklin Thompson Georgeson, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

    Age 2

    Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 17

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the personal name George + -son.

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

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