Eugene Thomas Gilbert

13 June 1931–29 May 1953 (Age 21)
Minnesota, United States

The Life of Eugene Thomas

When Eugene Thomas Gilbert was born on 13 June 1931, in Minnesota, United States, his father, Stephen Matthew Gilbert, was 24 and his mother, Susan Jean Smith, was 23. He died on 29 May 1953, in Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in New London, Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Matthew Gilbert
1907–1982
Susan Jean Smith
1907–1982
Stephen Matthew Gilbert
1927–1999
Wayne Russell Gilbert
1928–1998
David Lee Gilbert
1930–1985
Eugene Thomas Gilbert
1931–1953
Merilly Patricia Gilbert
1937–2011

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1932

Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1932

Age 1

Los Angeles, California, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1933 · The Browns Valley Man

Age 2

Just like the Minnesota Woman, The Browns Valley Man are deemed the oldest human remains found in Minnesota. They were found by W. H. Jenson, while he was laying gravel for his driveway, in the Traverse gap in western Minnesota. The remains are believed to be around 9,000 years old.

Name Meaning

Norman: Some derive this name from the Norman name Giselbert; others translate it as "bright pledge" or "bright as gold." It was derived from the Old German name Childebert, from "child-brecht," meaning distinguished warrior. A nickname is Gib, and the Gaelic form is Gillebride.

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Sources (2)

  • Eugene T Gilbert, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Eugene Thomas Gilbert, "Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002"

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