Gilbert Merrill Crosby

10 June 1939–3 August 2015 (Age 76)
Lodi, Medina, Ohio, United States

The Life of Gilbert Merrill

When Gilbert Merrill Crosby was born on 10 June 1939, in Lodi, Medina, Ohio, United States, his father, Carleton H Crosby, was 25 and his mother, Marian Lucille Moutoux, was 22. He lived in Congress Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 3 August 2015, in Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 76.

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Carleton H Crosby
Marian Lucille Moutoux
Gilbert Merrill Crosby

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Age 3

On December 2, 1942, Enrico Fermi and a small band of scientists and engineers demonstrated that a simple construction of graphite bricks and uranium lumps could produce controlled heat. The space chosen for the first nuclear fission reactor was a squash court under the football stadium at the University of Chicago.

Age 21

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places in southwestern Scotland and northern England that are named with Old Norse kross ‘cross’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.2 Irish: Scottish and English surname (see 1 above) adopted by bearers of Gaelic Mac an Chrosáin ( see McCrossen ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Gilbert M Crosby in household of Carleton H Crosby, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gilbert M. Crosby, "Find A Grave Index"

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