Ethel May Evans Gamble

Brief Life History of Ethel May Evans

When Ethel May Evans Gamble was born on 27 March 1887, in England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Evans, was 26 and her mother, Rosina Stockwell, was 24. She had at least 1 daughter with Charles Gamble. She lived in Cam, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Tacoma Election Precinct, Pierce, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 2 May 1966, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Charles Gamble
–1939
Ethel May Evans Gamble
1887–1966
Mary Gamble
1916–1989

Sources (6)

  • C Gamble in household of Fred J Dupuis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ethel Gamble, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Ethel M Evans in entry for Mary Gamble Dupuis, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

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.

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Gamall, Gamal (Old Norse gamall ‘old’). The medial [b] has developed as a transitional consonant between [m] and [l], as in thimble (from Old English thȳmel).

Altered form of German Gambel .

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

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