Charles Gumkowski

27 February 1922–10 September 1953 (Age 31)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Gumkowski was born on 27 February 1922, in Connecticut, United States, his father, Julius Gumkowski, was 36 and his mother, Veronica Usczinska, was 32. He lived in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States in 1930. He died on 10 September 1953, at the age of 31.

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Family Time Line

Julius Gumkowski
1886–1953
Veronica Usczinska
1889–1972
Josephine A Gumkoski
1918–2010
Sophie Gumkowski
1920–2007
Edward J Gumkowski
1921–1991
Charles Gumkowski
1922–1953
Frank S Gumkowski
1925–1988
Frank J Gumkowski
1927–2007
Joseph John Gumkowski
1931–2007

Parents and Siblings

    Male1886–1953Male

    Veronica Usczinska

    Female1889–1972Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1926 · Sergeant Stubby Dies

Age 4

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.
1931

Age 9

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of many places named Gutków, Gutkowo, or Gutkowice.

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

Sources (2)

  • Charles Gumkowski in household of Julius Gumkowski, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Gumkowski, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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