George Reuben Ramsbottom

22 January 1888–1 May 1979 (Age 91)
New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of George Reuben

When George Reuben Ramsbottom was born on 22 January 1888, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John W Ramsbottom, was 25 and his mother, Alice Baker, was 20. He married Jessie Marion Huling on 17 September 1915, in Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. He died on 1 May 1979, in Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Moshassuck Cemetery, Central Falls, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

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George Reuben Ramsbottom
Jessie Marion Huling
Marriage: 17 September 1915

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 2
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage
Age 2
An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 24
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 a place so called in Lancashire (now part of Greater Manchester), named in Old English with ramm ‘ram’ (or possibly hramsa ‘wild garlic’) + bothm ‘valley bottom’.

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

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Sources (14)

  • George R Ramsbottan in household of John W Ramsbottan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George R Ramsbottom in household of John W Ramsbottom, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Geo R Ramsbottom, "Rhode Island State Census, 1935"

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