Gordon Alexander AMES, Jr.

Male 1914 - 1987  (72 years)


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  • Name Gordon Alexander AMES, Jr. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 10 Nov 1914  Schenectady County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Oct 1987  Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I125048  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2017 

    Father Gordon Alexander AMES,   b. 30 Oct 1886, Shelby, Orleans County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1943, Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Louisa JONES,   b. 22 Dec 1885, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1971, Dothan, Houston County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Abt 1907 
    Notes 
    • 1910 census of Niskayuna, Schenectady County, New York, enumerated 7 May 1910:

      - Ames, Gordon A., age 23, first marriage, married 3 years, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Clerk, Crockery Store.
      - Ames, Louisa, age 23, wife, first marriage, married 3 years, born England, both parents born England, immigrated to the United States in 1890.
      - Ames, Lorraine E., age 2, daughter, born New York, father born New York, mother born England.
      - Powell, Clarence, age 26, boarder, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Agent, Insurance.

    • 1920 census of Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, enumerated 20 January 1920:

      - Ames, Gordon A., age 33, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Trainman, Steam Railway.
      - Ames, Louisa, age 33, wife, immigrated to the United States in 1887, naturalized citizen, born England, both parents born England.
      - Ames, Loraine, age 12, daughter, born New York, father born New York, mother born England.
      - Ames, Beatrice, age 8, daughter, born New York, father born New York, mother born England.
      - Ames, Gordon, age 5, son, born New York, father born New York, mother born England.
      - Ames, Gurtha, age 31, sister, single, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Forelady, Electric Works.

    • 1930 census of Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, enumerated 4 April 1930:

      - Ames, Gordon, age 43, rents the home for $55, first married age 20, born New York, both parents born New York, occupation Salesman, Electrical.
      - Ames, Louisa, age 43, wife, first married age 20, born England, both parents born England, immigrated to the United States in 1888, naturalized citizen.
      - Ames, Lorraine, age 21, daughter, single, born New York, father born New York, mother born England, occupation Bookkeeper, Bank.
      - Ames, Beatrice, age 18, daughter, single, born New York, father born New York, mother born England, occupation Bookkeeper, Commercial.
      - Ames, Gordon, age 14, son, born New York, father born New York, mother born England.

    • 1940 census of Rotterdam, Schenectady County, New York, enumerated 29 April to 11 May 1940:

      - Ames, Gordon, age 53, owns the home, home value $2,700, completed 8 years of education, born New York, occupation Packer, Wholesale Dept. Store.
      - Ames, Louise, age 53, wife, completed 8 years of education, born England.

      Both persons lived in same house on 1 April 1935.

    Family ID F41540  Group Sheet

    Family Levia CUOCO,   b. 1 Jan 1915, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 2010, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Notes 
    • 1940 census of Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, enumerated 13-15 April 1940:

      - Ames, Gordon, age 25, rents the home for $35, completed 4 years of high school, born New York, occupation Salesman, Baking Co.
      - Ames, Levia, age 25, wife, completed 4 years of high school, born New York, occupation Stenographer, Electrical Mfg.

      Both persons lived in same place on 1 April 1935.

    Last Modified 13 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F41543  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Nov 1914 - Schenectady County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Oct 1987 - Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S28] Social Security Death Index.