Kenneth Edgar Gosling

Male23 March 1912–7 February 1999

Brief Life History of Kenneth Edgar

When Kenneth Edgar Gosling was born on 23 March 1912, in Glacier, Montana, United States, his father, Harold Ernest Gosling, was 25 and his mother, Mary Mae Weed, was 21. He married Ethyln Elinor Glad in 1939. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Wittenberg, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States in 1930. He died on 7 February 1999, in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States.

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Kenneth Edgar Gosling
Ethyln Elinor Glad
Marriage: 1939
Kenneth Edgar Gosling Jr

Sources (6)

  • Kenneth E Gosling in household of Wilbur Ackermann, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Kenneth Edgar Gosling, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"
  • Kenneth E Gosling, "Find A Grave Index"

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    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.


    Age 7

    Historical Boundaries 1919: Glacier, Montana, United States

    1935 · The FBI is Established

    Age 23

    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English gosling ‘young goose’ (from Old English gōs + the ancient Germanic suffix -ling, partly in imitation of Old Norse gæslingr from gás).

    English: variant of Joslin .

    German (also Gösling): from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name formed with god, got ‘god’ or gōd ‘good’.

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

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