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  (b. 28 September 1881 San Francisco, California, USA   d. 17 April 1969 San Mateo, California, USA )  

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George WHITTELL was born 28 September 1881 in San Francisco, California, USA. George WHITTELL was the child of George WHITTELL   and   Anna Louise LUNING

George WHITTELL died 17 April 1969 in San Mateo, California, USA.



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birth1881 Birth
28 September 1881
San Francisco, California, USA

San Francisco, California, USA
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1900 Almeda, California
Name: George Whittell
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: ED 318 Alameda Township, Precinct 10 Alameda city, Alameda, California, United States
Birth Date: Sep 1881
Birthplace: California
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: California
Race: White
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Years Married:
Marriage Year (Estimated):
Mother of how many children:
Number of Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Page: 7
Sheet Letter: B
Family Number: 135
Reference ID: 68
GS Film number: 1240081
Digital Folder Number: 004118415
Image Number: 00239
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head George Whittell M 51 New York
Wife Anna L Whittell F 38 California
Son George Whittell M 19 California
Foster-son Alfred Whittell M 2 California
Servant Maria Kelly F 46 Ireland
Servant Molly Noon F 36 Ireland
Servant John S Schmidt M 34 Denmark
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1900 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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1903
Married Florence Boyere, a dancer. George's father had the marriage annulled.

PAID $26,000 FOR DIVORCE.; George Whittell of San Francisco Purchased His Son's Freedom from New York Wife.
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George WHITTELL - New York Herald New York November 19, 1903
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1904
Married Josie Cunningham, a dancer, in Jersey City. The marriage lasted two years.
George WHITTELL - New York Herald New York May 13, 1904
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May 13, 1904
George WHITTELL - Syracuse Journal Syracuse, New York March 21, 1906
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Syracuse, New York
March 21, 1906
1909
QUIT THE STAGE? AH! NO.; Readily She Tells How She Has Rather Given Up Remarriage to $12,000,000.

Mrs. George Whittell, Jr., said last night it was in the Autumn of 1904 that she met the man who was to be her husband. She was then playing on Broadway. His family objected, but they were married, and then she objected, whereupon a divorce was granted to her two years ago.

New York Times - May 12, 1909

San Mateo, California, USA
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1917 World War I Draft Registration
Name: George Whittell
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: San Francisco City no 13, California, United States
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 28 Sep 1881
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality: United States
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
GS Film number: 1544320
Digital Folder Number: 005241085
Image Number: 00635
U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
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1919
In December of 1919, George married Elia Pascal, a French woman whom he met in Italy during World War I.
1920 San Francisco, California
Name: George Whittell
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1920
Event Place: San Francisco Assembly District 32, San Francisco, California, United States
District: 194
Gender: Male
Age: 38
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Can Read: Yes
Can Write: Yes
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Own or Rent:
Birth Year (Estimated): 1882
Birthplace: California
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: California
Sheet Number and Letter: 8A
Household ID: 1
Line Number: 3
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T625
GS Film number: 1820138
Digital Folder Number: 004293844
Image Number: 00107
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head George Whittell M 70 New York
Wife Anna P Whittell F 50 California
Son George Whittell M 38 California
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San Mateo, California, USA
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1922 Death of his father, 1924 estate
GEORGE WHITTELL LEFT $6,200,140; San Francisco Man's Estate Included $2,142,931 in This State. MRS. TREVOR LEFT $2,502,165 Property of Richard C. Veit, Standard Oil Secretary, Appraised at $779,033.

George Whittell of San Francisco, who died March 26, 1922, left an estate appraised yesterday at $6,200,140, of which $2,142,931 was in New York. His securities taxable in this state included 3,200 shares National City Bank, $1,008,000; 1,500 Consolidated Gas, $161,622; 500 Standard Oil of New York. 186,500: 600 Bank of New York, $285,000: 1,000 National Bank of Commerce, $254,000; 100 United States Trust Company, $96.000, and 1,500 American International Corporation. $63,750...

New York Times - Mar 1, 1924

San Francisco, California, USA
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1937
Purchased approximately 30,000 acres on the Nevada shore of Lake Tahoe. This included approximately 25 miles of lake front.
1940 Reno Township, Nevada
Name: George Whittell
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Reno Township, Washoe, Nevada, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 58
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: California
Birth Year (Estimated): 1882
Last Place of Residence: Same Place
District: 16-22
Family Number: 425
Sheet Number and Letter: 20A
Line Number: 6
Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 2281
Digital Folder Number: 005461132
Image Number: 00737
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head George Whittell M 58 California
Wife Elia Whittell F 45 France
Cook Molly Koozai F 51 Estonia
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1940
Whittell purchased a 56-food-long yacht which he christened the Elia. The boat had four engines, a combined 1,600 horsepower.

San Francisco, California, USA
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San Mateo, California, USA
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San Francisco, California, USA
Great Highway and Beach Esplanade, San Francisco, Calif.
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Death
Name: George Whittell
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 17 Apr 1969
Event Place: San Mateo, California, United States
Birth Date: 28 Sep 1881
Birthplace: California
Gender: Male
Father's Name:
Mother's Name: Luning
Sources
'California, Death Index, 1940-1997,' index, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ pal:/ MM9.1.1/ VPHC-JHJ : accessed 17 Sep 2013), George Whittell, 1969.
familysearch.org (Mormon Genealogy Records)

George is buried at: Cypress Lawn Memorial Park Colma San Mateo County California, USA
Added: 9/17/2013 11:08:14 AM - Updated: 1/2/2022 11:47:35 AM
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