Gertrude C. Bannon

about 1906–5 August 1996 (Age 90)
Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Gertrude C.

When Gertrude C. Bannon was born about 1906, in Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, James Bannon, was 50 and her mother, Isabella Wilson, was 46. She married Edward J. Raffelt Sr on 12 June 1924, in Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 5 August 1996, at the age of 90, and was buried in Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward J. Raffelt Sr
1902–1979
Gertrude C. Bannon
1906–1996
Marriage: 12 June 1924
Edward James Raffelt
1925–1967
Isabella Raffelt
1926–1996
Joseph F. Raffelt
1928–1978

Spouse and Children

    Edward J. Raffelt Sr

    Male1902–1979Male

    Female1906–1996Female

MARRIAGE
12 June 1924
Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(3)

    Edward James Raffelt

    Male1925–1967Male

    Isabella Raffelt

    Female1926–1996Female

    Male1928–1978Male

Parents and Siblings

    James Bannon

    Male1856–1929Male

    Isabella Wilson

    Female1860–1933Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 0

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.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 0

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1931

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Banáin, ‘descendant of Banán’, a personal name representing a diminutive of ban ‘white’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gertrude Banon in household of James Banon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gertrude Raffelt in household of Edward Raffelt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gertrude Raffelt in household of Edward Raffelt, "United States Census, 1930"

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