Gordon VanKuron Bellinger

18 April 1895–24 February 1967 (Age 71)
Fisher, Clark, Washington, United States

The Life Summary of Gordon VanKuron

When Gordon VanKuron Bellinger was born on 18 April 1895, in Fisher, Clark, Washington, United States, his father, Louis Napolean Bellinger, was 30 and his mother, Estella Octavia Moore, was 36. He had at least 2 daughters with Laura Willimetta Lott. He lived in Ward, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1910 and Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 24 February 1967, in North Bend, Coos, Oregon, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Gordon VanKuron Bellinger
Laura Willimetta Lott
Nadine Laura Bellinger
Lucille Margaret Bellinger

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly
Age 2
The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 21
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

English (of Norman origin): dissimilated form of Berringer . Compare Benninger .German: habitational name for someone from a place called Belling or Bellingen (see Belling ). It is also found in France (Lorraine).Americanized form of French Bélanger (see Belanger ) or of its variant Bellanger . Compare Ballinger 2 and Bellenger 1.

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

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Sources (14)

  • Bellinger, "Washington Birth Records, 1869-1950"
  • Gorden V Ballinger in household of Louis N Ballinger, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gordon Vankuren Bellinger, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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