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Leonard Ben GERDES, Jr

Leonard Ben GERDES, Jr

Male 1925 - 2017  (91 years)

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  • Name Leonard Ben GERDES  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 20 Oct 1925  Portland, San Patricio, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    KinshipTree Photos https://kinshiptree.smugmug.com/1833-Gerdes-Bernard-BernadinaW-possibleBrotherOfHenryGerdes/ 
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    Name L.B. 
    Residence 1930  Precinct 1, San Patricio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head: Son 
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1930 United States Federal Census
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1930 United States Federal Census
    Residence 1935  St. Paul, San Patricio, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1940  J P 1, San Patricio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head: Son 
    Residence 1943  Victoria, Victoria, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 18; RelationToHead: Self 
    _MILT 1943  [8
    World War II Draft Card - Occupation: Mowan Studio; Complexion: Light; EyeColor: Gray; HairColor: Brown; Height: 5 8; Weight: 154 
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
    _MILT 5 Jan 1946  [7
    World War II Navy Muster Rolls 
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - US World War II Navy Muster Rolls 1938-1949
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - US World War II Navy Muster Rolls 1938-1949
    Residence 1986  Victoria, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1993  Victoria, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 7 Jan 2017  Aransas Pass, Aransas County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Victoria, Victoria County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I77258  KinshipTree
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2021 

    Father Leonard Ben GERDES, Sr,   b. 13 Aug 1899, Nursery, Lavaca Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1981, Jacksonville, Pulaski Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship unknown 
    Mother Maurene Lee RANKIN,   b. 21 Jun 1901, Charco, Goliad, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1995, Victoria, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship unknown 
    Married 25 Sep 1920 
    Married 9 Nov 1971  Grimes Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F24968  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Ann JACOBS,   b. 27 Oct 1925, Victoria, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 2011, Victoria, Tx Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1945  Victoria, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-1965
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-1965
    Children 
     1. G.G. GERDES
     2. G.G. GERDES
     3. G.G. GERDES
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F27493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    GerdesLeonardBenJr @KT
    GerdesLeonardBenJr @KT
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1952
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1952
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1979
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1979
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1944 Navy
    GerdesLeonardBenJr - 1944 Navy

  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S44] "Genealogical Records of the L.B. Gerdes Family", LB and Ann Gerdes, and family., (Name: Name: Family historical records and documentation;;).

    2. [S201] "KinshipTree - Historical Family Database", Leisure Guy, leisureguy@icloud.com, (Name: Name: http://kinshipcove.com Genealogy Research: Common Historical Roots In South Texas;;).

    3. [S765] U.S., Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2010;).

    4. [S764] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: San Patricio, Texas; Roll: m-t0627-04133; Page: 29B; Enumeration District: 205-2.

    5. [S766] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).

    6. [S769] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 1, San Patricio, Texas; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0002; FHL microfilm: 2342122.

    7. [S763] U.S., World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), National Archives at College Park; College Park, Maryland, United States; Muster Rolls of U.S. Navy Ships, Stations, and Other Naval Activities, 01/01/1939 - 01/01/1949; Record Group: 24, Records of the Bureau of Naval Personnel, 1798 - 2007; Series ARC ID.

    8. [S768] U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), The National Archives in St. Louis, Missouri; St. Louis, Missouri; WWII Draft Registration Cards for Texas, 10/16/1940-03/31/1947; Record Group: Records of the Selective Service System, 147; Box: 541.
      Record for Leonard Ben Gerdes

    9. [S47] Texas Marriage Index.