Joseph Harold Gassner

8 October 1899–April 1953 (Age 53)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Joseph Harold

When Joseph Harold Gassner was born on 8 October 1899, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, his father, John George Gassner, was 29 and his mother, Laura Frahm, was 29. He registered for military service in 1919. He died in April 1953, in Orleans, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John George Gassner
1870–1942
Laura Frahm
1870–1944
Golden Louise Gassner
1896–1992
Michael Frahm Gassner
1898–1898
Joseph Harold Gassner
1899–1953
Irwin Henry Gassner
1904–1906
Harry Milton Gassner
1907–1907
Milton John Gassner
1908–1908
Irene Gassner
1910–1993

Parents and Siblings

    John George Gassner

    Male1870–1942Male

    Female1870–1944Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1896–1992Female

    Michael Frahm Gassner

    Male1898–1898Male

    Male1899–1953Male

    Irwin Henry Gassner

    Male1904–1906Male

    Harry Milton Gassner

    Male1907–1907Male

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 German, Swiss, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived in a side street or alley ( see Gasser ).2 Swiss German: variant of the occupational name Geisner ‘goatherd’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Gassner in household of John Gassner, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph Gassner in household of John Gassner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph H Gassner in household of John G Gassner, "United States Census, 1920"

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