David Danner

Brief Life History of David

When David Danner was born on 4 June 1893, in Albion, Cassia, Idaho, United States, his father, Frederick Edmond Samuel Danner, was 35 and his mother, Olive Matilda Lewis, was 23. He married Ida Hortence Burgess on 28 March 1931, in Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in San Gabriel Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1950. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 23 December 1981, in Canoga Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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David Danner
1893–1981
Ida Hortence Burgess
1899–1972
Marriage: 28 March 1931
David Hyla Danner
1934–2016

Sources (16)

  • David Danner, "United States 1950 Census"
  • David Danner, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • David Danner, "United States Muster Rolls of the Marine Corps, 1798-1937"

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a forest, from Middle Low German dan, Middle High German tan ‘pine, forest’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant; or a habitational name for someone from any of various places called Thann, named with this word, notably in Bavaria, also in Mecklenburg and Switzerland. Compare Tanner .

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

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