Harley L Gilbertson


Brief Life History of Harley L

When Harley L Gilbertson was born in 1909, in Minnesota, United States, his father, Henry Oscar Gilbertson, was 36 and his mother, Flora Zenor, was 31. He lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Island Lake Township, Mahnomen, Minnesota, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Henry Oscar Gilbertson
Flora Zenor
Lester Gilbertson
Floyd B Gilbertson
Harley L Gilbertson

Sources (3)

  • Harley Gilbertson in household of Henry Gilbertson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harley L Gilbertson in household of Henry O Gilbertson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harley L Gilbertson in household of Henry A Gilbertson, "United States Census, 1910"

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 0

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 10

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.


Age 32

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (northern): from the personal name Gilbert + -son.

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

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