Junior Norton King

25 May 1913–19 May 1975 (Age 61)
Monroe, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Junior Norton

When Junior Norton King was born on 25 May 1913, in Monroe, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William H. King, was 42 and his mother, Grace A Decker, was 36. He had at least 1 son with Gladys Edwina Mosier. He lived in Smithfield Township, Monroe, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. He died on 19 May 1975, in Stroudsburg, Monroe, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Junior Norton King
1913–1975
Gladys Edwina Mosier
1917–2005
Richard King sr
1938–2021

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 3
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917
Age 4
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1931
Age 18
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English king ‘king’ (Old English cyning, cyng), perhaps acquired by someone with kingly qualities or as a pageant name by someone who had acted the part of a king or had been chosen as the master of ceremonies or ‘king’ of an event such as a tournament, festival or folk ritual. In North America, the surname King has absorbed several European cognates and equivalents with the same meaning, for example German König (see Koenig ) and Küng, French Roy , Slovenian, Croatian, or Serbian Kralj , Polish Krol . It is also very common among African Americans. It is also found as an artificial Jewish surname.English: occasionally from the Middle English personal name King, originally an Old English nickname from the vocabulary word cyning, cyng ‘king’.Irish: adopted for a variety of names containing the syllable (which means ‘king’ in Irish).

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

Possible Related Names

Kingdon
Chief
Koenig
Kings

Sources (1)

  • Junior N King in household of William H King, "United States Census, 1920"

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