Albert Gesner

9 January 1869–15 April 1950 (Age 81)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Albert

Albert Gesner was born on 9 January 1869, in Pennsylvania, United States. He had at least 1 son with Caroline Oswald. He died on 15 April 1950, in United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Albert Gesner
1869–1950
Caroline Oswald
Albert H. Gesner

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(1)

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 1
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote
Age 1
The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 27
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Gessner .

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

Possible Related Names

Gessner

Sources (1)

  • Albert Bonaffon Gesner, "Find A Grave Index"

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