Levin Person Gause

18 August 1879–20 July 1951 (Age 71)
Jefferson, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Levin Person

When Levin Person Gause was born on 18 August 1879, in Jefferson, Texas, United States, his father, Robert Benjamin Gause, was 47 and his mother, Celestia Hillard Perry, was 37. He married Elizabeth Ingram on 20 April 1909, in Greenville, Hunt, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Marion, Texas, United States in 1880 and Civil District 1, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 20 July 1951, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States.

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Levin Person Gause
1879–1951
Easter Belle Hughes
1892–1977
Marriage: 2 November 1923
Lessie Jewel Gause
1925–2002

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World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway
Age 2
Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 2
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 19
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Eastern German:1. of Old Prussian origin; unexplained. 2. from Czech-Sorbian hus ‘goose’, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a goose farmer. 3. possibly also a habitational name for someone from Gaussig near Bautzen.

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

Sources (5)

  • Levin P Goss in household of Robert B Goss, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Levin P Gause, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leven P Gause, "United States Census, 1930"

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