Ralph Dale Culbertson

30 November 1925–20 March 2002 (Age 76)
Southbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Ralph Dale

When Ralph Dale Culbertson was born on 30 November 1925, his father, Ralph Turpet Culbertson, was 34 and his mother, Gertrude Mae Hannigan, was 32. He lived in Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, United States for about 10 years. He died on 20 March 2002, in Southbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Shelton, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Ralph Turpet Culbertson
Gertrude Mae Hannigan
Doris Fay Culbertson
Betty Jane Culbertson
Ralph Dale Culbertson

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World Events (8)

1926 · Sergeant Stubby Dies

Age 1

During WWI there was a dog from Connecticut that made a name for himself, his name was sergeant stubby. He was considered the official mascot of the 102nd infantry. He saved his regiment from suprise mustard attacks, comforted those that had been wounded, and even caught a German soldier and held him there until troops found him. He had his own uniform and everything.

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 22

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from Culbert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dale R Culbertson in household of Ralph Culbertson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dale Culbertson in household of Ralph Culbertson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ralph Dale Culbertson, "Connecticut, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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