Gilbert Mason Munson Sr

25 March 1892–25 August 1974 (Age 82)
Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Gilbert Mason

When Gilbert Mason Munson Sr was born on 25 March 1892, in Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States, his father, Otis V Munson, was 20 and his mother, Agnes Taylor Mason, was 17. He married Edna Irene Jones on 31 May 1919. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Concord, Contra Costa, California, United States in 1935 and Sacramento Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States in 1940. He died on 25 August 1974, in Jackson, Amador, California, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Jackson, Amador, California, United States.

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Gilbert Mason Munson Sr
Edna Irene Jones
Marriage: 31 May 1919
Gilbert Mason Munson Jr
Robert Eugene Munson
James Arthur Munson
Kenneth Howard Munson
Richard Carlton Munson
Thomas Edward Munson
George William Munson
Barbara Ann Munson

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31 May 1919
Muncie,, Indiana, USA


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 8

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 24

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

English: patronymic from Munn .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gilbert M Munson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gilbert M Monson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gilbert Munson, "United States Census, 1930"

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