Clarence Raymond Gick

8 October 1925–26 April 1986 (Age 60)
Hickory Grove Township, Benton, Indiana, United States

The Life of Clarence Raymond

When Clarence Raymond Gick was born on 8 October 1925, in Hickory Grove Township, Benton, Indiana, United States, his father, Andrew Henry Gick, was 49 and his mother, Helena Anna Niichel, was 42. He married Glenna Margaret Thompson on 10 February 1945, in Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States. He lived in Pine Township, Benton, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 26 April 1986, in Cedar Creek, Bastrop, Texas, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Raymond Gick
1925–1986
Glenna Margaret Thompson
1927–2018
Marriage: 10 February 1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 February 1945
Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Frank Joseph Gick

    Male1902–1985Male

    Bernard H. Gick

    Male1904–1991Male

    Male1907–1983Male

    Female1908–1995Female

    John Clarence Gick

    Male1910–2001Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 4

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 17

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

South German: presumably from a cognate of Old Norse gyggr ‘giant(ess)’, and hence a nickname for an exceptionally tall or strange man.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence Gick in household of Andrew H Gick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence Gick in household of Andrew Gick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence R Gick, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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