Morton Gay Flood

25 July 1900–22 February 1980 (Age 79)
Bakersfield, Franklin, Vermont, United States

The Life of Morton Gay

When Morton Gay Flood was born on 25 July 1900, in Bakersfield, Franklin, Vermont, United States, his father, Carl William Flood, was 22 and his mother, Anna May Thayer, was 15. He had at least 1 daughter with Sybel A Noyes. He died on 22 February 1980, in Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

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Morton Gay Flood
Sybel A Noyes
Charlotte B Flood

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    Harold William Flood


    Ruel Earl Flood


    Leilla May Flood


World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a small stream or an intermittent spring (Old English flōd(e), from flōwan ‘to flow’).2 Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Llwyd ( see Lloyd ).3 Irish: translation of various names correctly or erroneously associated with Gaelic tuile ‘flood’ ( see Toole ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Morton Flood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Martin G Flood, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Morton Guy Flood, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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