When Charles Edward Hovious was born on 30 March 1901, in Monroe, Indiana, United States, his father, Edward Emmett Hovious, was 26 and his mother, Carrie Elizabeth Moore, was 23. He married Margaret May Badgley on 11 April 1921, in Marion, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Fall Creek MM, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1930 and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1940. In 1920, at the age of 19, his occupation is listed as conductor - city railway in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. He died on 10 July 1970, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.
Americanized form of Dutch Hovius: Latinized form of Hof , Van Hove or Ten Hove, a topographic name meaning ‘at the (manor) farm’.