David Jacob Gernold

8 June 1951–12 October 1995 (Age 44)
Chaffee, Sardinia, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of David Jacob

When David Jacob Gernold was born on 8 June 1951, his father, Richard Allen Gernold, was 27 and his mother, Leola Mae Dickson Gernold Kittleson, was 25. He died on 12 October 1995, in Chaffee, Sardinia, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 44.

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Richard Allen Gernold
Leola Mae Dickson Gernold Kittleson
David Jacob Gernold

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Allen Gernold


    Leola Mae Dickson Gernold Kittleson




World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 4

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1955 · To War in Vietnam

Age 4

The Vietnam War was another civil war brought about from the Cold War. It was fought between the North Vietnamese, who were supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies, and the South Vietnamese, who were supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war caused two more civil wars in Laos and Cambodia and resulted in all three countries becoming communist states.

Age 12

President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas.

Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of Old High German gēr, gār ‘spear’ + wald ‘rule’.

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

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