George Beauregard Temple

1900–1966 (Age 66)
Virginia, United States

The Life of George Beauregard

When George Beauregard Temple was born on 26 December 1900, his father, George Turner Temple, was 29 and his mother, Alice Elizabeth Harvell, was 24. He had at least 5 daughters with Elizabeth Koren. He lived in Woodlawn, Salem, Virginia, United States in 1942 and Hopewell, Prince George, Virginia, United States in 1952. He died on 27 December 1966, at the age of 66.

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George Beauregard Temple
Elizabeth Koren
Ruth Elizabeth Temple
Virginia C Temple
Mildred Mae Temple
Irene Julia Temple
Pauline Ann Temple

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Parents & Siblings



  • Arthur Drewery Temple


  • Minnie Emaline Temple


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  • Virginia Mae Temple


  • Russell Alexander Temple


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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 · Maggie Lena Walker Opens Bank

Age 1

Maggie Lena Walker was the first African American and woman to open a bank. She opened the St. Luke Penny Savings Bank on August 20, 1901. She encouraged the young people to start saving their pennies in her bank and when they hit a hundred pennies they could start a bank account with the bank.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 18

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: occupational name or habitational name for someone who was employed at or lived near one of the houses (‘temples’) maintained by the Knights Templar, a crusading order so named because they claimed to occupy in Jerusalem the site of the old temple (Middle English, Old French temple, Latin templum). The order was founded in 1118 and flourished for 200 years, but was suppressed as heretical in 1312 .2 English: name given to foundlings baptized at the Temple Church, London, so called because it was originally built on land belonging to the Templars.3 Scottish: habitational name from the parish of Temple in Edinburgh, likewise named because it was the site of the local headquarters of the Knights Templar.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George B Temple in household of George T Temple, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George B Temple, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George B Temple, "United States Census, 1930"

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