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Gordon King Haskell
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1917
Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Death: Oct. 4, 2002
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County
California, USA

Gordon was born in Phillippopolis, Ottoman Empire, now Plovdiv, Bulgaria. He was a son of Edward and Elisabeth Frolich Haskell.

He attended Voorhee's School for Boys, Occidental College and graduated from UC Berkley.

He married Viola Schumsky on March 8, 1953 in Juarez, Mexico. In 1970 he married Rachel Gillum.

Gordon devoted his life, both professionally and personally, to social and economic justice and equality. He thought globally and acted both globally and locally. His early devotion to social justice through social revolution evolved into a dogged determination to work in his own communities for obtainable and sustainable political and social change.

Gordon was a father of two, step-father of three, grandfather of ten and great-grandfather of two.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Bell Haskell (1865 - 1935)
  Elisabeth Emilie Frohlich Haskell (1881 - 1967)
 
 Siblings:
  Douglas Putnam Haskell (1899 - 1979)**
  Harold Norman Haskell (1910 - 1929)*
  Gordon King Haskell (1917 - 2002)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: Gordon's ashes were spread over Monterrey Bay, California.
 
Created by: robin pellicci moore
Record added: May 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69832366
Gordon King Haskell
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Gordon King Haskell
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Gordon King Haskell
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 Added: May. 14, 2011
 
 
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