Gilbert Monroe Shaw

2 June 1926–4 November 1986 (Age 60)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Gilbert Monroe

When Gilbert Monroe Shaw was born on 2 June 1926, in Arkansas, United States, his father, William Newton Shaw, was 27 and his mother, Ethel O Masterson, was 24. He died on 4 November 1986, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 60.

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Gilbert Monroe Shaw
1926–1986
Lila Jane Quigley
1927–2007

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Male1926–1986Male

    Emma Omalee Shaw

    Female1935–2012Female

    opal shaw

    Female–2006Female

    Doyal shaw

    MaleMale

    Hazel shaw

    FemaleFemale

World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 5

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 16

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a copse or thicket, Middle English s(c)hage, s(c)hawe (Old English sceaga), or a habitational name from any of the numerous minor places named with this word. The English surname was also established in Ireland in the 17th century.2 Scottish and Irish: adopted as an English form of any of various Gaelic surnames derived from the personal name Sitheach ‘wolf’.3 Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surname.

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

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