George Dean Trowbridge

1904–1932 (Age 27)
Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States

The Life of George Dean

When George Dean Trowbridge was born on 28 March 1904, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, his father, George Jacob Trowbridge, was 29 and his mother, Minnie Mae Fiscel, was 32. He married Vada Lamb on 11 September 1928, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Tulare, Tulare, California, United States in 1910 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920. He died on 1 January 1932, in San Fernando, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Dean Trowbridge
Vada Lamb
Marriage: 11 September 1928
Mildred Lorraine Trowbridge
Lawrence Dean Trowbridge

Spouse & Children

11 September 1928
Weber, Utah, United States


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 2

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 8

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George D Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George D Trowbridge in household of George J Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dean Trowbridge in household of George J Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1910"

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