Max Kenneth Summerson

28 March 1909–1 May 2011 (Age 102)
Morton, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Max Kenneth

When Max Kenneth Summerson was born on 28 March 1909, in Morton, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Ralph Leland Summerson, was 23 and his mother, Bertha Alice Dougherty, was 20. He lived in Sugar Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Seattle Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 1 May 2011, in Mountlake Terrace, Snohomish, Washington, United States, at the age of 102, and was buried in Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Max Kenneth Summerson
Agalia Pearl Jane Plunkett

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    Cecil May Summerson


    Lillian E Summerson


    Guy L Summerson



    Cardell Charles Summerson


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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 1

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 28

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Summer 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Max Summerson in household of Ralph Summerson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Max K Summerson in household of Ralph L Summerson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Max K Summerson, "United States Census, 1940"

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