Gwida Gerene Pfost

13 April 1909–5 May 1969 (Age 60)
Phillips, Kansas, United States

The Life of Gwida Gerene

When Gwida Gerene Pfost was born on 13 April 1909, in Phillips, Kansas, United States, her father, Sylvester Earl Pfost, was 22 and her mother, Mary Myrtle Benham, was 24. She married Calvin Martin Ruberson on 25 February 1928, in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 2, Dallam, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 5 May 1969, at the age of 60, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Franklin, Franklin, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Calvin Martin Ruberson
1905–1976
Gwida Gerene Pfost
1909–1969
Marriage: 25 February 1928
James Richard Ruberson
1928–2011
Kenneth Eugene Ruberson
1930–1930
Bonnie Jean Ruberson
1932–2019
Betty Lou Ruberson
1933–2016
Norma Lee Ruberson
1936–2002

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 February 1928
Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States
children

(5)

    Male1928–2011Male

    Kenneth Eugene Ruberson

    Male1930–1930Male

    Bonnie Jean Ruberson

    Female1932–2019Female

    Betty Lou Ruberson

    Female1933–2016Female

    Female1936–2002Female

Parents and Siblings

    Sylvester Earl Pfost

    Male1887–1938Male

    Female1885–1973Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 5

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1927

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German pfost ‘stake’, ‘post’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of stakes or posts or a topographic name for someone living near a prominent stake.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Gwida Post in household of S E Post, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Guida G Ruberson in household of Calvin M Ruberson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gwida J Ruberson in household of Calvin M Ruberson, "United States Census, 1940"

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