Gladys Tekla Muscio

Female8 November 1900–2 March 1997

Brief Life History of Gladys Tekla

When Gladys Tekla Muscio was born on 8 November 1900, in California, United States, her father, Romilio Rudolph Muscio, was 25 and her mother, Clelia Mary Tognazzini, was 23. She lived in Judicial Township 2, San Mateo, California, United States in 1940 and Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States for about 1 years. She died on 2 March 1997, in Santa Barbara, California, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Romilio Rudolph Muscio
Clelia Mary Tognazzini
Neva Eveline Muscio
Gladys Tekla Muscio
Virgil Muscio
Theodore Harold Muscio

Sources (10)

  • Gladys T Muscio, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Gladys Tekla Muscio, "California Births and Christenings, 1812-1988"
  • Gladys Tekla Muscio, "Find A Grave Index"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (4)

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 6

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.


Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Italian Antonio, Carlo, Gino, Luigi, Paolo, Salvatore.


(southern): from a variant of Maso, a short form of the personal name Tommaso (see Thomas ). Alternatively, perhaps from an Italianized form of the Albanian equivalent Mashi.

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

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