Gordon Bernard Frizzell

28 October 1920–17 November 2014 (Age 94)
Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Gordon Bernard

When Gordon Bernard Frizzell was born on 28 October 1920, in Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Homer Paul Frizzell, was 25 and his mother, Ethel Mildred Jordan, was 25. He married Joyce Edith Jackson on 25 December 1948, in New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Essex, Vermont, United States in 1935 and Canaan, Essex, Vermont, United States in 1940. He died on 17 November 2014, in West Stewartstown, Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.

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Gordon Bernard Frizzell
Joyce Edith Jackson
Marriage: 25 December 1948
Norman Paul Frizzell

Spouse and Children

25 December 1948
New Hampshire, United States


    Norman Paul Frizzell


Parents and Siblings



    Kenneth Eugene Frizzell Sr



    Robert G Frizzell


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 25

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin):1. nickname for someone who affected an ornate style of dress, from Old French frisel, fresel ‘decoration’, ‘ribbon’, ‘tassel’, ‘fringe’ (a diminutive of frese, of Germanic origin). 2. Anglicized form of Friseal , Scottish Gaelic form of Fraser .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gordon Frizzell in household of Homer Frizzell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gordon Frizzell in household of Homer Frizzell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gordon in entry for Wayne Daniel Reno and Cheryl Anne Frizzell, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008"

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