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George Palmer Putnam (1887 - 1950)

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George Palmer (George Palmer) Putnam
Born in Rye, Westchester, New York, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 7 Feb 1931 (to 1937) in Noank, New London, Connecticut, USAmap
[children unknown]
Died in Trona, San Bernardino, California, United Statesmap
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George Palmer Putnam was the son of John Bishop Putnamand his wife, Emma Frances (Faulkner) Putnam. George was the grandson and namesake of George Palmer Putnam, founder and CEO of Putnam & Sons, publishers.

George Palmer Putnam was American aviatrix Amelia Earhart's husband and business partner in the 1930s.

George Palmer Putnam had been married before he married Amelia Mary Earhart in 1931. He had two sons by his 1st marriage to Dorothy Binney (m. 1911; divorced: 1929).[1]


George Palmer Putnam [2]


07 September 1887 in Rye, Westchester County, New York, USA.[2]


04 Janusay 1950 in Trona, San Bernardino County, California, USA.[2]


Husband: George Palmer Putnam
Wife: Amelia Mary Earhart
Marriage Date: 07 February 1931
Place: Noank, New London County, Connecticut, USA[2][3]


  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Challiss, Harres, Martin, Tonsing, Otis Family Tree, Author: Martin, Ruth Publication: Printing Center of Texas, Fort Worth, Texas, 1979
  3. 1920 to June 4, 1935, Record Type: newspaper clippings, Subject: Ruth Martin Tonsing and relatives; Page 158, Saturday, February 7, 1931.

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