Person:John Gano (10)

John Thomas Gano, Jr.
m. 10 Jan 1884
  1. Richard Montgomery Gano1886 - 1947
  2. Emma Virginia Welch Gano1888 - 1945
  3. John Thomas Gano, Jr.1892 - 1969
m. Abt 1924
  1. John Thomas Gano, III1924 - 1999
  2. Lucie Lightfoot Gano1927 - 1976
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] John Thomas Gano, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth[1][3][2] 6 Jan 1892 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Marriage Abt 1924 Dallas, Dallas County, Texasto Olga Lucie Lightfoot
Census[7] 1930 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Census[8] 1940 Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas
Death[3][2][4][5] 9 Sep 1969 Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas(born posthumously)
Burial[2] Oakland Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas

Dallas County, Texas, 1930 census:[7]

Gano, John T. Head 38 yrs (marr. at 32 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Kentucky) Atorney (Gen. Practice)
      Olga Wife 29 yrs (marr. at 23 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Louisiana)
      John Son 5 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas)
      Rose Dau 2-6/12 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas)
Kubin, Rose Nurse 29 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas) Nurse (Child's)
NOTE: Daughter's name is "Lucie Lightfoot Gano." "Rose" is apparently an enumerator's error, conflating the nurse's name.

Tarrant County, Texas, 1940 census:[8]

Gano, John T. Head 48 yrs (Coll-5) b. Texas 1935: Houston, Harris Co., Texas Lawyer (Private firm)
      Olga L. Wife 39 yrs (Coll-4) b. Texas 1935: Houston, Harris Co., Texas
      John T. Jr. Son 15 yrs b. Texas 1935: Houston, Harris Co., Texas
      Lucie Dau 12 yrs b. Texas 1935: Houston, Harris Co., Texas
      Virginia Dau 3 yrs b. Texas 1935: Houston, Harris Co., Texas
Guest, Bill Lodger 14 yrs b. Texas 1935: Same Place
  1. 1.0 1.1 Bexar, Texas, United States. 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 94, p. 10B.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Find A Grave
  3. 3.0 3.1 Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index: Death Master File, database. (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service).
  4. Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.
  5. Dallas Morning News. (Dallas, Texas)
    Sect. D, p. 5, 10 Sep 1969.

    John T. Ganp, Attorney, Dies.

    Fort Worth -- John Thomas Gano, a 77-year-old Fort Worth lawyer who formerly practiced in Dallas, died here Tuesday after a lengthy illness.

    Gano, who resided at 4909 Staples, was honored by the State Bar of Texas in 1964 upon completion of a half century in the legal profession.

    The veteran lawyer was the grandson of Gen. Richard M. Gano, who came to Texas in 1840.

    Reared in Dallas, Gano received his law degree from The University of Texas in 1914 and served as an army pilot in World War I. He moved to fort Worth 30 years ago after practicing law in Dallas and Houston.

    Gano was a member of the First Christian Church, which his grandfather helped found.

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Gauseware Chapel with burial at 4 p.m. in Oakland Cemetery in Dallas.

    Survivors: Wife; a son, John Gano of Houston; and two daughters, Mrs. James Hopkins of Fort Worth and Mrs. James H. Russell of Denton.

  6.   United States. Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. (Washington, D.C.: National Archives Microfilm Publication M1509, 1987-1988)
    5 Jun 1917.

    Name: Gano, John Thomas
    Address: 1903 Bennett, Dallas, Texas
    Born: 16 Jan 1892 (25 yrs) Dallas, Texas
    Occupation: Lawyer (Gano & Gano, Dallas, Texas)
    Status: Single, no military experience
    Description: Tall, slender, gray eyes, light red hair, no disabilities.

  7. 7.0 7.1 Dallas, Texas, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 43, p. 43B, dwelling/family 595/720.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Tarrant, Texas, United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 257-112, p. 4B, #173 (2200 Selcrest[?]).
  9.   United States. World War II Draft Registration Cards
    27 Apr 1942.

    Name: Gano, John Thomas
    Address: 1616 Ashland, Ft. Worth, Tex.
    Born: 16 Jan 1892 (50 yrs) Dallas, Tex.
    Person who will always know where you are: Mrs. John T. Gano [same address]
    Employer: Own (Attorney), 1316 Waggoner Bldg, Ft. Worth, Tex.
    Description: 6', 178 lbs, blue eyes, red hair, "small scar above left temple."