Doris Margaret Gastman

Brief Life History of Doris Margaret

When Doris Margaret Gastman was born on 17 February 1905, in Arcata, Humboldt, California, United States, her father, Herman Haras Gastman, was 39 and her mother, Mary Irene Ellsworth, was 32. She lived in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States in 1920 and Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States in 1950. She died on 6 August 1985, in Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Herman Haras Gastman
Mary Irene Ellsworth
Ethel Mae Gastman
Son Gastman
Baby Gastman
Ellsworth Gastman
Raymond Gastman
Henry Weber Gastman
Helen Gastman
Doris Margaret Gastman
George Lambert Gastman

Sources (6)

  • Doris M Derby, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Doris Margaret Gastman - birth: 17 February 1905; Arcata, Humboldt, California, United States
  • Doris Margaret Doss, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.


Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: see Gassman .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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