Gary Leon McGinty

11 March 1937–18 April 2009 (Age 72)
Lampasas, Lampasas, Texas, United States

The Life of Gary Leon

When Gary Leon McGinty was born on 11 March 1937, in Lampasas, Lampasas, Texas, United States, his father, Arthur Leon Mcginty, was 40 and his mother, Letha Delila Cornelius, was 27. He married Frances H Hernandez on 2 July 1999, in Burnet, Texas, United States. He died on 18 April 2009, in Pontotoc, Mason, Texas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gary Leon McGinty
Frances H Hernandez
Marriage: 2 July 1999

Spouse and Children


    Frances H Hernandez


2 July 1999
Burnet, Texas, United States

Parents and Siblings



    William Arthur McGinty


    Morris Dean McGinty


    Selma Joy Mcginty



    Ronald Doyle Mcginty


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 4

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 19

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhionnachtaigh, a patronymic from the personal name Fionnshneachtach, composed of the elements fionn ‘white’ + sneachtach ‘snowy’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gary Leon Mcginty in household of Arthur Leon Mcginty, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gary Leon Mcginty, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Gary Leon Mcginty in entry for Gay Nell Mcginty, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"

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