Gail Eleanor Williamson

5 December 1943–5 July 2001 (Age 57)
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Gail Eleanor

When Gail Eleanor Williamson was born on 5 December 1943, in Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States, her father, Clinton Eugene Williamson, was 27 and her mother, Pauline Mildred Falkenstrom, was 20. She died on 5 July 2001, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Clinton Eugene Williamson
1916–2000
Pauline Mildred Falkenstrom
1923–2008
Gail Eleanor Williamson
1943–2001
Michael Allen Williamson
1952–1982

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World Events (8)

1944 · The G.I Bill
Age 1
The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.
1955 · USS Swordfish (SSN-579) is Launched
Age 12
USS Swordfish (SSN-579), the first American atomic submarine, was launched from Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine. The ship was ordered on July 18, 1955 and launched on August 27, 1957
1960
Age 17
Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Northern English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from William .

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

Possible Related Names

William
Willemsen
McWilliam

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