Jessie Trowbridge

1900–1978 (Age 77)
Tunnelton, Preston, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Jessie

When Jessie Trowbridge was born on 28 July 1900, in Tunnelton, Preston, West Virginia, United States, her father, Albert Gallenton Trowbridge, was 47 and her mother, Mary Frances Taylor, was 42. She married Howard Dallis Goff on 15 December 1920, in Oakland, Morgan, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Union Magisterial District, Preston, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died in May 1978, in Kingwood, Preston, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Jessie Trowbridge
1900–1978
Howard Dallis Goff
1898–1986
Marriage: 15 December 1920
Harry Floyd Goff
1921–1973
Clifford Howard Goff
1923–1966
Bernice Agnes Goff
1925–1926
Robert Archie Goff
1927–2013
Lawrence Truman "Toots" Goff
1929–2015
Lucy Hilda Goff
1933–2011

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
15 December 1920
Oakland, Morgan, West Virginia, United States
children

(6)

  • Harry Floyd Goff

    Male1921–1973Male

  • Clifford Howard Goff

    Male1923–1966Male

  • Bernice Agnes Goff

    Female1925–1926Female

  • Robert Archie Goff

    Male1927–2013Male

  • Lawrence Truman "Toots" Goff

    Male1929–2015Male

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Albert Gallenton Trowbridge

    Male1853–1932Male

  • Mary Frances Taylor

    Female1858–1929Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Jessie Trowbridge in household of Albert Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jessie Trowbridge in household of Albert Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jessie D Trowbridge in household of Albert Trowbridge, "United States Census, 1900"

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