John Grossman Jr

June 1898–30 January 1953 (Age 54)
Elizabethton, Carter, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John

When John Grossman Jr was born in June 1898, in Elizabethton, Carter, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Grossman, was 40 and his mother, Georgia Helen Denney, was 21. He lived in Civil District 9, Washington, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 15, Carter, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 30 January 1953, in Elizabethton, Carter, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 54.

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John Grossman
Georgia Helen Denney
Helen Grace Grossman
John Grossman Jr
Kenneth Holland Grossman
Ernestine Grossman
Maxine Grossman

Parents and Siblings

    John Grossman


    Georgia Helen Denney




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 15

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): descriptive nickname for a large man ( see Grossmann ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Grassman in household of Helen Grassman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Grossman in household of Helen Grossman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John J Grassman in household of John Grassman, "United States Census, 1910"

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