F. Albert Gilbert

1 November 1876–
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of F. Albert

F. Albert Gilbert was born on 1 November 1876, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Lansey Gilbert.

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Lansey Gilbert
F. Albert Gilbert
1876–

Parents and Siblings

    Lansey Gilbert

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siblings

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World Events (3)

1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 1

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Norman: Some derive this name from the Norman name Giselbert; others translate it as "bright pledge" or "bright as gold." It was derived from the Old German name Childebert, from "child-brecht," meaning distinguished warrior. A nickname is Gib, and the Gaelic form is Gillebride.

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  • F. Albert Gilbert, "Pennsylvania, Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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