Susan Helen Buell

8 November 1894–3 May 1954 (Age 59)
California, United States

The Life Summary of Susan Helen

When Susan Helen Buell was born on 8 November 1894, in California, United States, her father, Harlan Page Buell, was 51 and her mother, Sarah Ann Carey, was 42. She married George Wilfred Settergren on 31 August 1915, in Watsonville, Santa Cruz, California, United States. She lived in Pajaro Judicial Township, Santa Cruz, California, United States in 1900 and Watsonville, Santa Cruz, California, United States in 1910. She died on 3 May 1954, in Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States.

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George Wilfred Settergren
Susan Helen Buell
Marriage: 31 August 1915

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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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
Age 12
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.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 16
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: variant of Bowell .2 Dutch: occupational name for a hangman.

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

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Sources (8)

  • Susan Buell 16, in household of Harland P Buell, "United States Census, 1910" Watsonville Santa Cruz California
  • Susie Settergran, "BillionGraves Index" Image Mission City Memorial Park Santa Clara Santa Clara California
  • Susie Helen Settergran, "California Death Index, 1940-1997" No Image Santa Clara California

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