Zenis Z. Garbs

12 July 1902–June 1974 (Age 71)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Zenis Z.

When Zenis Z. Garbs was born on 12 July 1902, in Illinois, United States, his father, Louis Garbs, was 40 and his mother, Anna M Zetzsche, was 38. He died in June 1974, in Okawville, Washington, Illinois, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Okawville, Washington, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Garbs
Anna M Zetzsche
George Washington Garbs
Augusta F. Garbs
Frederich Garbs
Zenis Z. Garbs
Zlines Garbs
Dietrich G. Garbs

Parents and Siblings

    Louis Garbs





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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 8

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): nickname from Belorussian garbuz ‘pumpkin’, used figuratively to denote a decrepit old man.

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

Sources (3)

  • Zenis Z Garbs in household of Annie M Garbs, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Zenis Garbs in household of Louis Garbs, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Zenis Garbs in entry for Mr Deed L Garbs, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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