Rena Gilpatrick (1909 - 1978)

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Rena Gilpatrick
1909 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Rena Gilpatrick was born on April 24, 1909. She died in March 1978 at age 68. We know that Rena Gilpatrick had been residing in Henryetta, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma 74437.


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Rena Gilpatrick passed away in March 1978 at age 68. She was born on April 24, 1909. We are unaware of information about Rena's immediate family. We know that Rena Gilpatrick had been residing in Henryetta, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma 74437.
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In 1909, in the year that Rena Gilpatrick was born, explorer Robert Peary, a Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy, claimed to have been the first to have reached the geographic North Pole. His claim has been disputed for over a century - some say that he ended up 60 miles from the North Pole. Peary was the only navigator on his team and he didn't submit his records for public review.

In 1916, when she was just 7 years old, the U.S. National Park Service - part of the Department of the Interior - was created by an act of Congress in August. The Park Service was charged with the dual role of "preserving the ecological and historical integrity of the places entrusted to its management while also making them available and accessible for public use and enjoyment". The resources managed by the National Park Service have often been referred to as the "crown jewels" of the United States.

In 1933, at the age of 24 years old, Rena was alive when on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1956, by the time she was 47 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1978, in the year of Rena Gilpatrick's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Billy D Gilpatrick
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Harvey Gilpatrick
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Lloyd Lee Gilpatrick
Dec 19, 1919 - Feb 7, 1995
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Tressie Gilpatrick
Sep 28, 1920 - Sep 11, 2007
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Clarence D Gilpatrick
Jun 27, 1931 - Sep 30, 1996
Tulsa, OK
Virgie C Gilpatrick
Nov 21, 1887 - Oct 15, 1967
Chickasha, OK
Ray M Gilpatrick
Sep 21, 1921 - May 11, 1993
Victoria, TX
Doris Gilpatrick
Dec 5, 1930 - May 27, 2009
George Gilpatrick
Nov 19, 1929 - Mar 21, 2008
Victoria, Texas
Irene Gilpatrick
Mar 1, 1893 - June 1980
Alice, Texas
Manuela Gilpatrick
Apr 19, 1915 - Jan 13, 1998
Alice, TX
Frances Gilpatrick
Apr 29, 1905 - July 1975
Vallejo, California
Calvert Gilpatrick
Apr 7, 1925 - January 1984
Alice, Texas
Stanley Gene Gilpatrick
Jul 28, 1943 - Nov 10, 2006
Nursery, Texas
Darlene E Gilpatrick
Oct 25, 1961 - Oct 24, 1999
Rosa Gilpatrick
Nov 29, 1911 - Apr 29, 2003
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Norma Burgess Gilpatrick
Aug 12, 1946 - Apr 11, 2011

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