Gus Dennis Pontius

1 January 1890–27 December 1952 (Age 62)

The Life of Gus Dennis

Gus Dennis Pontius was born on 1 January 1890, in Romania as the son of Dennis Pontius. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Ona Marie Miller. He died on 27 December 1952, in Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United States, at the age of 62.

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Gus Dennis Pontius
Ona Marie Miller
Eileen Anetta Pontius
Ruth Myrtle Pontius
William Dennis Pontius

Spouse and Children




    Ruth Myrtle Pontius


    William Dennis Pontius


Parents and Siblings

    Dennis Pontius




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 0

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 5

Romanians in Constantinople were massacred.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

German: from the medieval personal name Potentinus, altered by association with Pontius Pilatus ( see Pilat ). Potentinus was the name of a 4th-century saint who lived in the valley of the Mosel, and it was in that area and around Schleiden, south of Aachen, that his cult developed and the name became popular.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Gus Dennis Pontius - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Gus Dennis Pontius

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