Gale T Storer

30 June 1921–15 November 1997 (Age 76)
Milo, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

The Life of Gale T

When Gale T Storer was born on 30 June 1921, in Milo, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, his father, Ivan Storer, was 33 and his mother, Martha Ann Simmons, was 31. He married Betty Helen Ellsworth on 12 September 1945, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 15 November 1997, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gale T Storer
Betty Helen Ellsworth
Marriage: 12 September 1945
Susan Storer Smith

Spouse and Children

12 September 1945
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States


    Susan Storer Smith


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1927 · First Hotel in Idaho Falls

Age 6

The Bonneville Hotel was built in 1927. It became the second hotel in Idaho Falls and the first geared for upper class patrons.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from an agent derivative of Middle English stor ‘provisions’, ‘supplies’, hence an occupational name for an official in charge of dispensing provisions in a great house or monastery, or who collected rents paid in kind. The word stor was also used in the Middle Ages for livestock, and the surname may sometimes have denoted a keeper of animals.2 South German: from a Bavarian dialect word, storer, denoting an unskilled workman, i.e. someone who was not a member of a craft guild.

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

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Story Highlight

Life Story of Gale Storer written August 28,1966

I was born June 30, 1921 to Ivan Storer and Martha Ann Simmons Storer in the community known as Willow creek. My parents raised five children. My oldest brother was Lee Storer who drowned when he was …

Sources (3)

  • Gail Storer in household of Ivan Storer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gale T Storer in household of Ivan Storer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mr Gale Storer in entry for Timothy Ryan Lindsay, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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