Genevieve Ione Trowbridge

1912–1997 (Age 85)
Revillo, Grant, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Genevieve Ione

When Genevieve Ione Trowbridge was born on 5 January 1912, in Revillo, Grant, South Dakota, United States, her father, Harry C Trowbridge, was 28 and her mother, Nettie Kilgore, was 27. She lived in Austin, Mower, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 May 1997, in Plano, Collin, Texas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Serenity Gardens Memorial Park, Largo, Pinellas, Florida, United States.

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Genevieve Ione Trowbridge
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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 2

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Ione Trowbridge in household of Harry C Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Genevieve I Trowbridge in household of Harry C Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Genevieve I Trowbridge in household of Harry C Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1920"

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