George Francis Pelton Temple

1865–1935 (Age 70)
Augusta, Kennebec, Maine, United States

The Life of George Francis Pelton

When George Francis Pelton Temple was born on 4 April 1865, his father, James Madison Stinson, was 39 and his mother, Diana Bickmore, was 34. He married Dora Greenlief Tracy on 28 February 1890, in Augusta, Kennebec, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Augusta, Kennebec, Maine, United States for about 9 years. He died on 26 June 1935, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

George Francis Pelton Temple
1865–1935
Dora Greenlief Tracy
1870–1911
Marriage: 28 February 1890
Gladys M. Temple
1892–1912
Georgia Eldora Temple
1894–
Diana Temple
1896–1983
John Temple
1904–1904

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 February 1890
Augusta, Kennebec, Maine, United States
children

(4)

  • Gladys M. Temple

    Female1892–1912Female

  • Georgia Eldora Temple

    Female1894–Female

  • Female1896–1983Female

  • John Temple

    Male1904–1904Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1886

Age 21

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: occupational name or habitational name for someone who was employed at or lived near one of the houses (‘temples’) maintained by the Knights Templar, a crusading order so named because they claimed to occupy in Jerusalem the site of the old temple (Middle English, Old French temple, Latin templum). The order was founded in 1118 and flourished for 200 years, but was suppressed as heretical in 1312 .2 English: name given to foundlings baptized at the Temple Church, London, so called because it was originally built on land belonging to the Templars.3 Scottish: habitational name from the parish of Temple in Edinburgh, likewise named because it was the site of the local headquarters of the Knights Templar.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George F Temple, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George F Temple, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Geo Temple in entry for John, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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