Gabriel Checo (1902 - 1985)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Gabriel Checo’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Gabriel so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Gabriel’s biography.

Gabriel Checo Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Gabriel Checo and his immediate Checo family. Add to Gabriel Checo's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Gabriel.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Gabriel Checo? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Gabriel finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Gabriel attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Gabriel did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Gabriel Checo is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Gabriel's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Gabriel's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Gabriel a religious man? Add Gabriel’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Gabriel during various points of his life.

Timeline

1902 - In the year that Gabriel Checo was born, the Bureau of the Census was established. This was the government department that was a boon to family historians - it, even now, is responsible for taking the census and provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States.

1916 - He was merely 14 years old when suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

1958 - When he was 56 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

1969 - He was 67 years old when in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

1985 - In the year of Gabriel Checo's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

Gabriel Checo Family Tree

Who was Gabriel’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Gabriel’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Gabriel's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Gabriel Checo
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Gabriel's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Gabriel Checo is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Gabriel Checo passed away in June 1985 at 83 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Gabriel. He was born on March 10, 1902. We have no information about Gabriel's family. We know that Gabriel Checo had been residing in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Gabriel Checo? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Gabriel is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Gabriel Checo

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources