Earl Gilbert Ormsbee

8 September 1905–11 July 1963 (Age 57)
Smith Center, Smith, Kansas, United States

The Life Summary of Earl Gilbert

When Earl Gilbert Ormsbee was born on 8 September 1905, in Smith Center, Smith, Kansas, United States, his father, George Daniel Ormsbee, was 22 and his mother, May B Luther, was 22. He married Violet Davis on 21 August 1928, in Arriba, Lincoln, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Election Precinct 5 Magee, Yuma, Colorado, United States in 1910. He died on 11 July 1963, in Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States.

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Earl Gilbert Ormsbee
Violet Davis
Marriage: 21 August 1928
Donna Colleen Ormsbee

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 1
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park
Age 4
In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500
Age 16
On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Ormsby .

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

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Sources (7)

  • Earl Ormsbee in household of Elias G Davis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Earl Ormsby in household of George Ormsby, "United States Census, 1920"
  • G Earl Ormsbee in household of George Ormsbee, "United States Census, 1910"

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