Lois Gorringe

19 November 1929–10 July 1977 (Age 47)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Lois

When Lois Gorringe was born on 19 November 1929, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Edward William Gorringe, was 24 and her mother, Alice Ida Dahlberg, was 22. She married Raymond Erich Kunkel on 14 February 1951, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 10 July 1977, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Erich Kunkel
1919–2000
Lois Gorringe
1929–1977
Marriage: 14 February 1951
Wade Raymond Kunkel
1958–1958
Roger Edward Kunkel
1963–1963

Spouse and Children

    Raymond Erich Kunkel

    Male1919–2000Male

    Female1929–1977Female

MARRIAGE
14 February 1951
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Female1929–1977Female

    Ronald Edward Gorringe

    Male1932–2014Male

    Gary Lynn Gorringe

    Male1946–2019Male

World Events (8)

1930 · The First Planetarium in the Western Hemisphere

Age 1

The Adler Planetarium was founded by Max Adler as a public museum dedicated to the study of astronomy and astrophysics. It was the first planetarium in the United States and is part of Chicago's Museum Campus. The Adler is home to three theaters, a space science exhibition, and a collection of scientific instruments and printed materials. The Adler also is home to one of the only research-active, public urban observatories.
1931

Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 13

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Goring .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lois Gorringa in household of Edward W Gorringe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lois in entry for Raymond Erich Kunkel, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Lois in entry for Raymond Erich Kunkel, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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