Dr Carl Leavitt Hubbs

Brief Life History of Carl Leavitt

When Dr Carl Leavitt Hubbs was born on 18 October 1894, in Williams, Coconino, Arizona, United States, his father, Charles Leavitt Hubbs, was 51 and his mother, Margaret Elizabeth Goss, was 28. He married Laura Cornelia Clark on 15 June 1918, in Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He immigrated to Vermont, United States in 1929 and lived in United States in 1949 and Fish Cays, Turks and Caicos Islands in 1979. He died on 30 June 1979, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 84.

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Dr Carl Leavitt Hubbs
Laura Cornelia Clark
Marriage: 15 June 1918
Frances Voorhes Hubbs
Clark Hubbs
Earl Leavitt Hubbs
Marjorie Ann Hubbs

Sources (37)

  • Carl L Hubbs, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Carl Leavitt Hubbs, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
  • Carl Levitt Hubbs, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1903 · Ford Motor Company

"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."


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Hobbs .

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

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