Herbert C Gackley

1898–1963 (Age 64)
Eaton, Michigan, United States

The Life of Herbert C

When Herbert C Gackley was born on 6 November 1898, in Eaton, Michigan, United States, his father, Carl Otto Gackley, was 20 and his mother, Mary Rohowick, was 18. He married Letha Fannie Woodard on 1 March 1926, in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States for about 30 years and Lansing, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan Territory, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 28 May 1963, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 64.

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Herbert C Gackley
Letha Fannie Woodard
Marriage: 1 March 1926
Herbert Otto Gackley

Spouse & Children

  • Male1898–1963Male

  • Letha Fannie Woodard


1 March 1926
Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States


  • Herbert Otto Gackley


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 5

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English: probably a habitational name either from a lost or unidentified place, or a variant of Hagley .2 Possibly a variant of German Hackler .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Herbert Charles Gackley, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • Herbert Charles Gackley, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • Herbert Gakely in household of Charles O Gakely, "United States Census, 1900"

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