Gladys Bernadine Garceau

23 September 1894–
Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts

The Life of Gladys Bernadine

When Gladys Bernadine Garceau was born on 23 September 1894, her father, Corrie Abraham Garceau, was 31 and her mother, Ellen M Hatcher, was 30. She married Omer Guilaume Lefebvre on 24 July 1915, in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1900 and Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States for about 30 years.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Omer Guilaume Lefebvre
1895–1977
Gladys Bernadine Garceau
1894–
Marriage: 24 July 1915
Blanche R Lefebvre
1916–
Rita Lefebvre
1917–
Evelyn M Lefebure
1918–2002
Dorothy Lillian Lefebvre
1920–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 July 1915
Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
children

(4)

    Blanche R Lefebvre

    Female1916–Female

    Rita Lefebvre

    Female1917–Female

    Evelyn M Lefebure

    Female1918–2002Female

    Dorothy Lillian Lefebvre

    Female1920–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1927

Age 33

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

French: nickname from a derivative of gars ‘boy’. The surname is particularly associated with Acadia, and hence also with the Cajuns of LA.

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

Sources (3)

  • Gladys B Letefehre in household of Omer G Letefehre, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gladys Lefebre in household of Omar Lefebre, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gladys Lefebure in household of Omar Lefebure, "United States Census, 1940"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.