Robert Henry Gash

Male10 May 1888–2 December 1968

Brief Life History of Robert Henry

When Robert Henry Gash was born on 10 May 1888, in Whitby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Gash, was 30 and his mother, Ann Knaggs Currie, was 24. He married Emma Sanderson in 1919, in Bramley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 2 December 1968, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 80, and was buried in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Robert Henry Gash
Emma Sanderson
Marriage: 1919
Jennie Gash
Annie Gash
Shirley Gash

Sources (3)

  • Gash, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Robert Henry Gash, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Robert Gash, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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  • Marriage
    1919Bramley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (16)

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    World Events (8)

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 16

    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.


    Age 20

    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.


    Age 26

    Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lincolnshire): perhaps from Old French gache, a term denoting a part of a door lock (see Gache 2).

    Americanized form of German Gasch .

    Americanized form of Polish Gasz and Sorbian Gaš or of their Germanized form Gasch 3.

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

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