Maria Gomez (1900 - 1981)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Maria Gomez Biography & Family History

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

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Maria.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what Maria did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Maria Gomez is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Maria's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Maria's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Maria a religious woman? Add Maria’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Maria during various points of her life.

Timeline

1900 - In the year that Maria Gomez was born, the German physicist Max Planck formulated an energy theory, postulating the existence of "quanta," which lays the groundwork for the quantum theory of modern physics. In December, he introduced a paper on the Planck postulate which stated that E=hv - the energy of a photon is proportional to its frequency times a constant. Planck won a Nobel Prize in 1918 for his work in theoretical Physics.

1906 - She was merely 6 years old when author Upton Sinclair exposed the public-health threat of the meat-packing industry in his book The Jungle. While his intent was to show the lives of exploited lives of immigrants in Chicago and other industrialized cities, most people were horrified by how the meat that ended up on their tables was handled. There was such an outcry that legislation was passed to regulate meat packing. Sinclair said " "I aimed at the public's heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach."

1919 - She was 19 years old when in June, the Treaty of Versailles - officially ending World War I - was signed. The European Allies demanded "compensation by Germany for all damage done to the civilian population of the Allies and their property by the aggression of Germany by land, by sea and from the air.” The requirement of compensation is seen by most as the reason for the collapse of the German economy and gave rise to the rule of Hitler.

1940 - She was 40 years old when on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

1981 - In the year of Maria Gomez's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

Maria Gomez Family Tree

Who was Maria’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Maria’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Maria's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Maria Gomez
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

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

Maria Gomez died in June 1981 at 80 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. She was born on December 22, 1900. There is no information about Maria's family. We know that Maria Gomez had been residing in Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Maria Gomez

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources