Eugene Nelson Gingrey

13 January 1927–2 August 2010 (Age 83)
Pana, Christian, Illinois, United States

The Life of Eugene Nelson

Eugene Nelson Gingrey was born on 13 January 1927, in Pana, Christian, Illinois, United States as the son of Floyd Earl Gingrey. He married Darlene Agnes Nagle on 3 November 1948, in Pana, Christian, Illinois, United States. He died on 2 August 2010, in his hometown, at the age of 83, and was buried in Rosemond Grove Cemetery, Rosamond, Christian, Illinois, United States.

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Eugene Nelson Gingrey
Darlene Agnes Nagle
Marriage: 3 November 1948

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3 November 1948
Pana, Christian, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1932 · The Miners Union

Age 5

After a contract proposal reducing wages by $1.10 a day, employees of the United Mine Workers came together and created the Progressive Miners of America in southern Illinois. After discontent arose over the 67 years of operation, the union was dissolved.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 22

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Güngerich ( see Gingrich ).

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

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