WD Gann

William Delbert Gann (1878 - 1955)

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William Delbert (WD) Gann
Born in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texasmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married about (to ) [location unknown]
Died in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Feb 2017
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Biography

Economist. His father was a cotton farmer and industrialist in Angelina County, Texas. He was born on a farm some 7 miles out of Lufkin, Texas and was the eldest of 11 siblings. He was a famous American economist and stock market analyst in New York City, New York who used astrology. He was widely known as W. D. Gann and numerous books and courses exist about his methods. About 1901 he was first married to Rena May (nee Smith). They divorced and then about 1908 he next married Sarah "Sadie" Hannify. Finally about 1943, Lundy H. became his third wife. Only 12 days after his 77th birthday, he died in the Methodist Hospital @3:20pm. He was buried with his second wife Sadie in the Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn, overlooking Wall Street.[1]

Death

Age: 77
Given Name: William
Middle Name:
Surname: Gann
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 06 Jun 1878
State: New York
Last Place of Residence:
Previous Residence Postal Code:
Event Date: Jun 1955 [2]

Children

Name: Velma Gann
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: 02 Dec 1909
Event Place: Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Gender: Female
Age:
Race: White
Birthplace:
Father's Name: Willie D. Gann
Father's Titles and Terms:
Father's Birthplace: Texas
Father's Age: 31
Mother's Name: Sadie Hannefy Gann
Mother's Titles and Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: N. Y. City
Mother's Age: 20
Reference ID: cn 58650
GS Film Number: 1992847
Frame Number: [3]
Name: Gann
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 22 Oct 1921
Event Place: Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States
Age: 0
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Occupation:
Birth Date: 22 Oct 1921
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birthplace: U. S.
Burial Date: 26 Oct 1921
Burial Place:
Cemetery: City Cem.
Father's Name: William D. Gann
Father's Titles and Terms:
Father's Birthplace: U. S.
Mother's Name: Sadie Hannefy
Mother's Titles and Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: U. S.
Reference ID: cn 17175
GS Film Number: 2027684
Frame Number: [4]

Military

Name: William Delbert Gann
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: New York City no 65, New York, United States
Gender: Male
Nationality: United States
Birth Date: 06 Jun 1878
Birthplace: , , United States
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
GS Film Number: 001754592
Digital Folder Number: 005262913
Image Number: 04183 [5]

Travel

Name: William Gann
Event Type: Immigration
Event Date: 1933
Event Place: New York, New York, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 54
Birth Year (Estimated): 1879
Birthplace: Lufkin Texas
Ship Name: American Legion
Affiliate Publication Number: T715
Affiliate Publication Title: Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957.
Affiliate Film Number: 5278
GS Film Number: 1757016
Digital Folder Number: 004871814
Image Number: 00572 [6]

Residence

1900
Justice Precinct 3, Angelina, Texas[7]
1 June 1925
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States[8]


Sources

  1. Find A Grave Memorial# 61103960
  2. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch ([1] : 20 May 2014), William Gann, Jun 1955; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  3. "New York, New York City Births, 1846-1909," database, FamilySearch ([2] : 20 March 2015), Willie D. Gann in entry for Velma Gann, 02 Dec 1909; citing Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, reference cn 58650 New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,992,847.
  4. "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch ([3] : 20 March 2015), William D. Gann in entry for Gann, 22 Oct 1921; citing Death, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 2,027,684.
  5. "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch ([4] : 12 December 2014), William Delbert Gann, 1917-1918; citing New York City no 65, New York, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,754,592.
  6. "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ([5] : 2 October 2015), William Gann, 1933; citing Immigration, New York, New York, United States, NARA microfilm publication T715 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  7. Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 3, Angelina, Texas; Roll: T623_1607; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 3.
  8. New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 07; Assembly District: 21; City: Brooklyn; County: Kings; Page: 15
  • Wikipedia "William Delbert Gann" Accessed 18 Feb 2017
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch ([6] : accessed 2017-02-20), entry for WILLIAM DELBERT /Gann/.


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