Arthur B. Gassert

17 January 1895–1954 (Age 58)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Arthur B.

When Arthur B. Gassert was born on 17 January 1895, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Ross Percival Gassert, was 35 and his mother, Emma Bashore, was 37. He lived in Bethel Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Manheim, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1954, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Schaefferstown Cemetery, Schaefferstown, Heidelberg Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Arthur B. Gassert
Katie W. Miller

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    Ross Percival Gassert


    Emma Bashore




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 10

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

South German: variant of Gasser .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur Gassert in household of Peraval Gassert, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Arthur Gassert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arthur Gassert, "United States Census, 1930"

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