Gladys Virginia Richman

24 July 1914–23 May 2007 (Age 92)
Maurertown, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States

The Life of Gladys Virginia

When Gladys Virginia Richman was born on 24 July 1914, in Maurertown, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States, her father, Perry Ashby Richman, was 31 and her mother, Elta Florence Gochenour, was 26. She married Marcellus Feller Copp on 7 July 1984, in Winchester, Virginia, United States. She lived in Stonewall District, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Saumsville, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States in 1948. She died on 23 May 2007, at the age of 92, and was buried in Saumsville Christian Church, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States.

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John Phillip Peer
Gladys Virginia Richman
Donald Perry Peer

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    Donald Perry Peer


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    Carl L Richman


    Flossie C Richman


    Edna Mae Richman



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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 3

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.

Age 27

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a wealthy man ( see Rich ).2 English: occupational name for the servant of a man called Rich .3 English: variant of Richmond .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gladys V Peer in household of John P Peer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gladys V Richman in household of Perry A Richman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gladys V Richman in household of Perry A Richman, "United States Census, 1930"

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