Gilbert Adam Simon

19 August 1922–15 March 1995 (Age 72)
Vermilion, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Gilbert Adam

When Gilbert Adam Simon was born on 19 August 1922, in Vermilion, Louisiana, United States, his father, Joseph Adam Simon, was 36 and his mother, Evelina Abshire, was 40. He lived in Ward Five, Vermilion, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 15 March 1995, at the age of 72, and was buried in Vermilion, Louisiana, United States.

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Gilbert Adam Simon
Anol Simon

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    Joseph Adam Simon






    Elizabeth Simon


    Edmonia Simon



World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 20

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

A name from the Normans from the scriptural name Shimón (in English Simeon), which has been variously translated as "one who hears and grants a petition," "favourable hearing," "gracious hearing," and "hearing with acceptance," from "shama," to hear. A nickname is Sim. Sìm is a Gaelic form of Simon. Sims is a male name derived from Simon.

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Sources (3)

  • Gilbert Simon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gilbert Simon in household of Joseph A Simon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gilbert Adam Simon, "Find A Grave Index"

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