William Ludwig Gortler

25 February 1916–26 August 1990 (Age 74)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of William Ludwig

William Ludwig Gortler was born on 25 February 1916, in New York, United States. He married Bernadene Clare Oppen on 11 February 1945, in United States. He died on 26 August 1990, in Williston, Williams, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Williston, Williams, North Dakota, United States.

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William Ludwig Gortler
Bernadene Clare Oppen
Marriage: 11 February 1945

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 February 1945United States
  • World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York
    Age 1
    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 21
    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    (2010: NA)Austrian German: variant of Gartner .German (Gärtler): rare variant of Gertler .

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

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    Sources (3)

    • William L Gortler, "United States Social Security Death Index"
    • William L Gortler in entry for Mrs Bernadene Clare Oppen Gortler, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
    • William L. Gortler, "Find A Grave Index"

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