Gertrude L Hughson

Female16 February 1895–

Brief Life History of Gertrude L

When Gertrude L Hughson was born on 16 February 1895, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Don Davis Hughson, was 24 and her mother, Lenora Haueisen, was 30. She lived in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States in 1893 and Hurley, Iron, Wisconsin, United States in 1900.

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Don Davis Hughson
Lenora Haueisen
Gertrude L Hughson

Sources (3)

  • Gertrude L Hughson in household of Anna Hughson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gertrude L Hughson, "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940"
  • Hughson, "Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"

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Siblings (1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.

1897 · The Union Loop Elevated

Age 2

The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 


Age 32

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

Name Meaning

English: variant of Huson .

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

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