Gladys Irene Commons

3 September 1903–29 October 1989 (Age 86)
Fairmount, Fairmount Township, Grant, Indiana, United States

The Life of Gladys Irene

When Gladys Irene Commons was born on 3 September 1903, in Fairmount, Fairmount Township, Grant, Indiana, United States, her father, Robert Mahlon Commons, was 41 and her mother, Hortense Pauline Warner, was 35. She married Raymond Alfred Green on 2 December 1922, in Decatur, Adams, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 29 October 1989, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Churubusco, Smith Township, Whitley, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Alfred Green
1888–1927
Gladys Irene Commons
1903–1989
Marriage: 2 December 1922
Fred W Green
1923–1946

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 December 1922
Decatur, Adams, Indiana, United States
children

(1)

    Fred W Green

    Male1923–1946Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 3

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1927

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCommons .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Gladys Hill in household of William Hill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gladys Commons in entry for William H Cox and Bonny Maxine Hill, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Gladys Commons in entry for William Harrison Cox and Bonny Maxine Hill, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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