Gertrude Morgan

21 July 1880–25 August 1969 (Age 89)
Stanley, Johnson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Gertrude

When Gertrude Morgan was born on 21 July 1880, in Stanley, Johnson, Kansas, United States, her father, Jeremiah S Morgan, was 33 and her mother, Esther Ann Agnew, was 29. She married Arthur Bismark Westhoff on 5 March 1902. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Aubry, Johnson, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Ten Mile Township, Miami, Kansas, United States in 1930. She died on 25 August 1969, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Stanley, Johnson, Kansas, United States.

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Arthur Bismark Westhoff
Gertrude Morgan
Marriage: 5 March 1902
Nadine Esther Westhoff
Homer Arthur Westhoff

Spouse and Children

5 March 1902


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 1

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.

Age 24

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the Old Welsh personal name Morcant, which is of uncertain but ancient etymology.2 Irish: importation of the Welsh surname, to which has been assimilated more than one Gaelic surname, notably Ó Muireagáin ( see Merrigan ).3 Scottish: of uncertain origin; probably from a Gaelic personal name cognate with Welsh Morcant.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gurtride Westhoff in household of A B Westhoff, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Gertrude Morgan in household of Jeremiah S Morgan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gertrude Westhoff in household of Arthur Westhoff, "United States Census, 1910"

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