George Ernest Gubler

24 June 1939–8 December 2011 (Age 72)
Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States

The Life of George Ernest

When George Ernest Gubler was born on 24 June 1939, in Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States, his father, George Kenneth Gubler, was 29 and his mother, Marguerite Mae Felt, was 25. He married Virginia Beatrice Willis on 6 May 1960. He lived in Ely Township, White Pine, Nevada, United States in 1940 and Hurricane, Washington, Utah, United States for about 13 years. He died on 8 December 2011, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Hurricane, Washington, Utah, United States.

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George Ernest Gubler
Virginia Beatrice Willis
Marriage: 6 May 1960

Spouse and Children

6 May 1960

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Defense Depot Ogden

Age 2

The Defense Depot Ogden Utah was one of several facilities located around the nation that produced and maintain equiptment needed for the Armed Forces. During World War II, it was also used to house prisoners of war from both Germany and Italy. It has since been moved to Hill Airforce Base, south of Ogden, and the land has been mostly been made into Ogden's Business Depot.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 19

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: topographic name from the South German dialect term gubel ‘mountain crest’, ‘rocky outcrop’ + the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

Sources (3)

  • George E Gubler in household of Kenneth Gubler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Ernest Gubler, "Nevada County Birth and Death Records, 1871-1992"
  • George Ernest Gubler in entry for Virginia Beatrice Willis Gubler, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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