Joseph Warren Sumption

8 March 1899–October 1969 (Age 70)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Joseph Warren

When Joseph Warren Sumption was born on 8 March 1899, in Virginia, United States, his father, Joseph Warren Sumption, was 33 and his mother, Jennie McKendrick, was 33. He lived in Frederick, Virginia, United States in 1900 and Winchester, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died in October 1969, in Virginia, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Winchester, Virginia, United States.

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Joseph Warren Sumption
Jennie McKendrick
Linden Mckendrick Sumption
Joseph Warren Sumption
J Carroll Sumption

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Warren Sumption


    Jennie McKendrick




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Maggie Lena Walker Opens Bank

Age 2

Maggie Lena Walker was the first African American and woman to open a bank. She opened the St. Luke Penny Savings Bank on August 20, 1901. She encouraged the young people to start saving their pennies in her bank and when they hit a hundred pennies they could start a bank account with the bank.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

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

English: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Warren Sumption in household of Jennie Sumption, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Warren Sumption in household of Jennie Sumption, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph W Sumption Jr. in household of Jas W Sumption, "United States Census, 1900"

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