Gamer,  Carl Wesley

Gamer, Carl Wesley

Male 1899 - 1965  (66 years)

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  • Name Gamer, Carl Wesley 
    Born 15 Nov 1899  Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Travel Nov 1904  Genoa, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • with parents and sister, Name: Carl Wosley Gamer Arrival Date: 18 Nov 1904 Estimated birth year: abt 1899 Age: 5 Gender: Male Port of Departure: Genoa, Italy Ship Name: Prinz Adalbert Port of Arrival: New York, New York Line: 5 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_514 Page Number: 26
    Travel 26 Jun 1919  Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • with mother and sister, Name: Son Carl Gamer Arrival Date: 26 Jun 1919 Estimated birth year: 1899 Age: 19 Gender: Male Port of Departure: Copenhagen Ship Name: Frederik VIII Port of Arrival: New York, New York Nativity: Illinois Line: 14 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_2655 Birth Location: Illinois Birth Location Other: Chicago, Illinois Page Number: 167
    Census 1920  Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Travel Oct 1927  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • with wife Alice, residence 5481 Greenwood Ave., Chicago, Name: Carl Wesley Gamer Arrival Date: 2 Oct 1927 Estimated birth year: 1899 Age: 28 Gender: Male Port of Departure: Boulogne Sur Mer, France Ship Name: Nieuw Amsterdam Port of Arrival: New York, New York Nativity: Illinois Line: 22 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_4141 Birth Location: Illinois Birth Location Other: Chicago, Illinois Page Number: 96
    Travel 1939  Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Carl Gamer Arrival Date: 26 Jun 1939 Estimated birth year: abt 1900 Age: 39 Gender: Male Port of Departure: Southampton, England Ship Name: Normandie Search Ship Database: Port of Arrival: New York, New York Nativity: Illinois Line: 4 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_6352 Birth Location: Illinois Birth Location Other: Chicago, Illinois Page Number: 24
    Census 1940  Urbana, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Education Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston U., 1925 
    Occupation 1946  Monmouth College, Monmouth IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Head, Dept. of Government, started in history dept. Feb. 1 1946 and moved later to Government Dept.
    Died Nov 1965  Monmouth, Warren, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Nov 1965  Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Rosehill Cemetery
    Obituary 10 Nov 1965  Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Chicago Tribune - November 10, 1965
      Gamer
      Deceased Name: Dr. Carl L. Gamer
      Dr. Carl L. Gamer, age 65, Monmouth, Ill., died Sunday, 11:45 a.m. of a sudden heart condition. Head of the Department of Political Science at Monmouth college, he is survived by his wife Alice Michael Gamer; sons Carlton E. W. Gamer of Colorado Springs, Colo., Robert E. Gamer of Singapore; a sister Helena Gamer of Chicago; one grandson. Services will be Wednesday at the First Methodist church, Monmouth, 2 p.m. The remains will be driven to Chicago for services at Rosehill Chapel, Rosehill cemetery, Friday at 12 noon. Burial in the Rosehill cemetery. Dr. Gamer was an ordained minister of the Methodist church, serving churches in Long Island, N. Y. and central Illinois before taking leave to teach at Monmouth college in 1946.
    Occupation Lutheran Minister Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Monmouth, Warren, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Social Security Number
    • 339-28-0887
    _UID 9F36A841093A45C98805CB74F8CAD29F0E2E 
    Person ID I18  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2015 

    Father Gamer, Charles L.,   b. 13 Aug 1841, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1920  (Age < 78 years) 
    Mother Magdalena,   b. Abt 1866, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1937, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    _UID 93BAABF605B64BE1AF5949A274E08FEF9A17 
    Family ID F1838  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Michael, Alice Clara,   b. 22 May 1897, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1990, Hot Springs, AK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1925  Brookline, Norfolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 2F067C3C1DA4448A98AC82E5725CAFC064FB 
    Children 
     1. (Private)
     2. (Private)
    News
    Gamer Michael Wedding 1925.png
    Gamer Michael Wedding 1925.png
    Boston Herald, July 3, 1925
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2007 
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Nov 1899 - Chicago, Cook Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Chicago, Cook Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - Nov 1904 - Genoa, Italy Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - 26 Jun 1919 - Copenhagen, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Chicago, Cook Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Jul 1925 - Brookline, Norfolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - Oct 1927 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - 1939 - Southampton, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Urbana, Champaign Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1946 - Monmouth College, Monmouth IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Nov 1965 - Monmouth, Warren, IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Nov 1965 - Chicago, Cook Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 10 Nov 1965 - Chicago, Cook Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Monmouth, Warren, IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    alice_carl_carlton.jpg

    News
    Gamer Carl Obituary p. 1
    Gamer Carl Obituary p. 1
    Chicago Tribune Nov 10 1965
    Gamer Carl Obituary p. 2
    Gamer Carl Obituary p. 2
    Chicago Tribune Nov 10 1965

  • Notes 
    • Ellis Island:

      Gamer, Carl W. U. S. Citizen October 22, 1906 6y 9m M S Finland Antwerp, Belgium A U.S. citizen

      Gamer, Carl Wesley United States Genoa November 18, 1904 5y M S Prinz Adalbert Genoa, Liguria, Italy

  • Sources 
    1. [S682] Social Security Death Index.