Gordon Earnest Pritchett

9 July 1906–15 November 1970 (Age 64)
Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States

The Life of Gordon Earnest

When Gordon Earnest Pritchett was born on 9 July 1906, in Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States, his father, Wesley Ebenezer Prichett, was 29 and his mother, Dora Dale Beaver, was 28. He had at least 4 daughters with Bertha Pauline Faigley. He lived in Killbuck, Holmes, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1970. He died on 15 November 1970, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Wayne Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States.

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Gordon Earnest Pritchett
Bertha Pauline Faigley
Patrica Ann Pritchett
Rena Lou Pritchett
Armanda Lucille Pritchett
Nancy M Pritchett

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    Patrica Ann Pritchett


    Rena Lou Pritchett


    Armanda Lucille Pritchett


    Nancy M Pritchett


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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 1

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhisiart ‘son of Richard ’. Compare Pritchard .2 English (Midlands): from a diminutive of Middle English prik(e), prich ‘point’, ‘prick’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of any of various pointed instruments, or a nickname for a tall, thin man.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gordon Pritchett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earnest G Pritchett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gorden E Pritchetd in household of Wesley E Pritchetd, "United States Census, 1910"

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