Georgia Helen Sterling

16 September 1908–1976
North Dakota, United States

The Life Summary of Georgia Helen

When Georgia Helen Sterling was born on 16 September 1908, in North Dakota, United States, her father, George Horton Sterling Jr, was 36 and her mother, Amy Louise Wilcox, was 32. She had at least 1 daughter with Chester Charles Copeland. She lived in Grand Forks, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States in 1920. She died in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, and was buried in Elysian, Le Sueur, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chester Charles Copeland
Georgia Helen Sterling
Barbara Helen Copeland Newberg

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed
Age 1
Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home
Age 6
Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.
Age 19
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Stirling .English: from the Middle English personal name Starling, Sterling (Old English Stærling), itself from the bird-name, whose use as a nickname may also be another source of the surname. Compare Stare 2.German: from Middle High German sterlinc, the name of a coin, hence probably a nickname for someone who paid that amount in rent.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen G Stirling in household of George H Stirling, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Georgie H Sterling in household of George H Sterling, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Georgia Helen Sterling Copeland, "Find A Grave Index"

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