Florence Margaret Hanson

6 November 1894–6 May 1985 (Age 90)
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, Fort Rosecrans, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States

The Life of Florence Margaret

Florence Margaret Hanson was born on 6 November 1894. She married James Jeremiah Harrington on 10 October 1917, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Bremerton, Kitsap, Washington, United States in 1920 and San Diego, San Diego, California, United States in 1930. She died on 6 May 1985, at the age of 90, and was buried in Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, Fort Rosecrans, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Jeremiah Harrington
1887–1953
Florence Margaret Hanson
1894–1985
Marriage: 10 October 1917
Burnetta Louise Harrington
1918–2012
Ellen Jane Harrington
1921–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 October 1917
Seattle, King, Washington, United States
children

(2)

    Burnetta Louise Harrington

    Female1918–2012Female

    Ellen Jane Harrington

    Female1921–2013Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 3

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 24

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Midlands and northern England, especially Yorkshire): patronymic from Hann or the byname Hand .2 Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAmhsaigh ( see Hampson 2).3 Irish: variant of McKittrick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Florence M Harrington in household of James J Harrington, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florence M Harrington in household of James J Harrington, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florence Hansen in entry for Burnetta Louise Harrington, "Washington Birth Records, 1869-1950"

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