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George Palmer Putnam (1887 - 1950)

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 at age 62 in Trona, San Bernardino, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Nov 2008
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George Palmer Putnam was the son of [[Putnam-631|John Bishop Putnam] and 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] Dorothy is the mother of his children.


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]


m1. 1911 Dorothy Binney
m2. Noank, New London, Connecticut, 07 Feb. 1931 Amelia Mary Earhart[2][3]
m3. Boulder City, Clark, Nevada, 21 May 1939 Jean-Marie (Cosigny) James
m4. Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, 10 June 1945 Margaret Havilland


  1. Wikipedia: George_P._Putnam
  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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