He married Ruth E Gunnarson
19 December 1953
in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
The couple had (at least) 2 children.
Ruth E Gunnarson
was born 9 April 1925
in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
She died 11 November 2006
in Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA
Gordon Salisbury Brandes died 28 December 1985
in Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA.
Name: Gordon S Brandes Marriage Year: 1953 Marriage Place: Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Volume Number: 108 Page Number: 366 Index Volume Number: 156 Reference Number: F63.M36 v.156
Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Marriage Index, 1901-1955 and 1966-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Original data: Department of Public Health, Registry of Vital Records and Statistics. Massachusetts Vital Records Index to Marriages [1916–1970]. Volumes 76–166, 192– 207. Facsimile edition. Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.
1930 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts name: Gordon S Brandes event: Census event date: 1930 event place: Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts gender: Male age: 4 marital status: Single race: White birthplace: Massachusetts estimated birth year: 1926 immigration year: relationship to head of household: Son father's...Read MORE...
1933 - New Restaurant Opens Dec. 4 - John Parker opens a restaurant at 217 Main St., Webster. The special is fruit cocktail, juice, or soup; relish, turkey, roast beef, or lamb, mashed or boiled potatoes, vegetables, dessert,...Read MORE...
1937 - May 6 – Hindenburg disaster: In the United States, the German airship Hindenburg bursts into flame when mooring to a mast in Lakehurst, New Jersey. Of the 36 passengers and 61 crew on board, 13 passengers and 22 crew die, as...Read MORE...
1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City
1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland
September 1, 1939
1940 - Railroad Abandoned April 11 - The New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co. abandons its rail line from Webster to East Thompson, Conn. (oldewebster.com) -
1940 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts 33 Mechanic Street Brandes Henry R, head, 47, b. MA, Stationary Engineer, Linen Mill, $1836 Brandes Helen L, wife, 47, b. NY Brandes Harold W, son, 17, b. MA Brandes Gordon S, son, 14, b. MA 1940 U.S. Census Added: 4/7/2012 11:23:16 AM - Beckie Updated: 4/7/2012 11:23:25 AM - Beckie
1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain
May 10, 1940
1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.
Changes Method Of War On Germs; Pales "Glory" Of Sulfa
By Howard W. Blakeslee NEW YORK, Aug. 2. - (AP) - A new era in medicine, the conquest of germs by...Read MORE...
World War II Enlistment First Name: Gordon Middle Name: S. Last Name: Brandes War: World War II Enlistment Date: Mar 30, 1944 Enlistment Place: Ft Devens Massachusetts Birth Date: 1925 Marital Status: Single, Without Dependents Location: Bell, Massachusetts Record Type: Military Records Race: White,...Read MORE...
1944 - Sunscreen is invented (Benjamin Green, United States)
1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends After three years of a bloody and frustrating war, the United States, the People's Republic of China, North Korea, and South Korea agree to an armistice, bringing the Korean War to an end. The...Read MORE...
1955 - WESO On the Air March 20 - Radio Station WESO goes on the air for a first time. Announcers and newscasters are Bob Binet, John Bunnewith, Joe Capillo, Esther Costa, Bob Harris, Mildred Henshall, Bill Mindy, and Bob...Read MORE...
MOSCOW (AP) - The Russian people are tickled pink that their scientists have grabbed the lead from the Americans in the satellite field. But ...Read MORE...
1958 - NASA formed
1960 - Civil Rights Act of 1960 The Civil Rights Act of 1960 (enacted May 6, 1960) was a United States federal law that established federal inspection of local voter registration polls and introduced penalties for anyone who...Read MORE...
1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon
1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall
JFK assassination: Cronkite informs a shocked nation CBS Sunday Morning...Read MORE...
1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City
1964 - Civil Rights Act of 1964 This act, signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson on July 2, 1964, prohibited discrimination in public places, provided for the integration of schools and other public facilities, and made...Read MORE...
1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam
1968 - Civil Rights Act of 1968 Also known as the Fair Housing Act of 1968 Congress passed the act in an effort to impose a comprehensive solution to the problem of unlawful discrimination in housing based on race, color, sex,...Read MORE...
1968 - The ATM is invented (Don Wetzel, United States)
Neil Armstrong's Moon Landing Reading Through History...Read MORE...
1970 - April 22 - The First Earth Day Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin was disturbed that an issue as important as our environment was not addressed in politics or by the media, so he created the first Earth Day, on April 22, 1970. An ...Read MORE...
1970 - Kent State shootings - May 4 - Kent, Ohio
1972 - Commerce Insurance Company July 1 - Commerce Insurance Company opens for business at the corner of Lake and Main Streets. 14 families poll their finances and raise a total of $2 million to launch the new venture. (oldewebster.com) -
1972 - Watergate
1973 - March 29 – The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam.
March 29, 1973
Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974 Equal Credit Opportunity Act passes in the US. Until then, banks required single, widowed or divorced women to bring a man along to cosign any credit application, regardless of their income. They...Read MORE...
1974 - Richard Nixon resigns Presidency over Watergate
1974 - August 9 - Gerald R. Ford (1913-2006) becomes 38th President of the United States after the resignation of Richard M. Nixon
August 9, 1974
1977 - Elvis Presley dies, August 16, 1977, in Memphis, Tennessee, USA
August 16, 1977
1977 - January 20 - Jimmy Carter (1924 - ) becomes 39th President of the United States
January 20, 1977
1979 - Iran hostage crisis begins
1979 - Three Mile Island nuclear accident - March 28
1979 - May 4 - Margaret Thatcher becomes the first female prime minister of Great Britain
Vancouver, Wash. (UPI) - Mount St. Helens exploded in a giant, killer eruption Sunday that blew 600 feet off its summit, set off huge forest fires,...Read MORE...
1981 - Attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley
President Ronald Reagan nominates Sandra Day O’Connor to be the first woman on the Supreme Court, 1981
1981 - First reported case of AIDS
1981 - Voyager 2 reaches Saturn
1981 - Personal Computer introduced
1981 - January 20 - Ronald Reagan (1911-2004) beomes 40th President of the United States
January 20, 1981
1982 - The camcorder is invented (Sony Corp., Japan)
1983 - The laptop computer is invented (Radio Shack Corp., United States)
Joan Benoit wins the first women’s Olympic Marathon, 1984 At the 1984 Summer Games in Los Angeles, Joan Benoit (today known as Joan Benoit Samuelson) finished the first-ever women’s marathon in 2:24.52. history.com -
1985 Death Massachusetts, Death Index, 1970-2003 name: Gordon S Brandes event: Death event date: 28 Dec 1985 event place: Topsfield, Massachusetts death certificate number: 058639 birth date: 11 Dec 1925 birthplace: Massachusetts spouse: spouse's death date: spouse's death place: spouse's death...Read MORE...
Pine Grove Cemetery, Topsfield, Massachusetts
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