Lester Louis Gares Jr

8 May 1938–23 November 2015 (Age 77)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lester Louis

When Lester Louis Gares Jr was born on 8 May 1938, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Lester Louis Gares Sr, was 24 and his mother, Laverna Jane Gesnaker, was 17. He married Barbara Jean Moore about 1965. He lived in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 23 November 2015, in Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in City View Memoriam Mausoleum, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lester Louis Gares Jr
Barbara Jean Moore
Marriage: about 1965

Spouse and Children

about 1965

Parents and Siblings

    Lester Louis Gares Sr


    Laverna Jane Gesnaker




World Events (8)


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1945 · George Albert Smith becomes the Prophet

Age 7

After the death of Heber J. Grant, George Albert Smith became the 8th Prophet of this dispensation.

Age 22

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin: possibly an altered form of German Görres, Gareis or Gareus, all reduced forms of the Latin personal name Gregorius ( see Gregory ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Lester Gares in household of Lester Gares, "United States Census, 1940"

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