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Gertrude Franklin HORN

Gertrude Franklin HORN

Female 1857 - 1948  (90 years)

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  • Name Gertrude Franklin HORN 
    Born 30 Oct 1857  San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Jun 1948  San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I27404  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2014 

    Family Jorge H. Bowen ATHERTON,   b. 1851, Valparaiso, Chile Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1887, San Mateo, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1876  Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Family Search:
      George H.B. Atherton
      mentioned in the record of George H.B. Atherton and Gertrude F. Horn
      Name: George H.B. Atherton
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 15 Feb 1876
      Event Place: Santa Clara, California, USA
      Gender: Male
      Age: 24
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1852
      Father's Name: Faxon Atherton
      Mother's Name: Domingo Goni
      Spouse's Name: Gertrude F. Horn
      Spouse's Age: 18
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1858
      Spouse's Father's Name: Thomas Horn
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Gertrude Franklin
      GS Film number: 1468529 , Digital Folder Number: 004666615 , Image Number: 00344
    Children 
     1. George Gene ATHERTON,   b. 1877, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1882, San Mateo, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     2. Muriel ATHERTON,   b. 14 Jul 1879, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1962, Solano, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2014 
    Family ID F8629  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Oct 1857 - San Francisco, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Feb 1876 - Santa Clara, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Jun 1948 - San Francisco, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Gertrude Franklin Horn 1857-1948
    Gertrude Franklin Horn 1857-1948
    A prominent and prolific American author

    Headstones
    Gertrude Franklin (Horn) Atherton 1857-1948
    Gertrude Franklin (Horn) Atherton 1857-1948
    A prominent and prolific American Writer

  • Notes 
    • In the 1880 US Census living at District 238, Menlo Park, San Mateo, California was George H B Atherton Head M 28 Broker b. Chile (Father b. Mass, Mother b. Chile), Gertrude F Atherton Wife M 22 Keeping House b. California (Father b. Mass, Mother b. Louisiana), George Atherton Son 3 b. Cal (Father b. Chile, Mother b. Cal), Muriel Atherton Dau 2 b. Cal (Father b. Chile, Mother b. Cal). Also at home were a 2 x Housekeeper, a Gardner and a Labourer.
    • From Find a Grave:
      Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
      Birth: Oct. 30, 1857
      San Francisco
      San Francisco County
      California, USA
      Death: Jun. 14, 1948
      San Francisco
      San Francisco County
      California, USA

      Author. Wrote 60 books and millions of words for magazines and newspapers. Though she hated her existence in San Francisco and the West, she masterfully captured the spirit and romance of Old California before the Americans came. She originated the serialized biography.

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      Children:
      Muriel Atherton Russell (1879 - 1962)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Cause of death: Old age

      Burial:
      Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
      Colma
      San Mateo County
      California, USA
      Plot: Columbarium, Section N, Niche 111, Tier 5

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      Maintained by: Find A Grave
      Record added: Jan 01, 2001
      Find A Grave Memorial# 41
    • A Biography is at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gertrude_Atherton