Charles Edward Hovious

30 March 1901–10 July 1970 (Age 69)
Monroe, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles Edward

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.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edward Hovious
1901–1970
Margaret May Badgley
1898–1949
Marriage: 11 April 1921
Charles Raymond Hovious
1921–1984

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 April 1921
Marion, Indiana, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 5

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1920

Age 19

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Probably an American variant of Dutch Hovis .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles Hovius, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles E Hovious, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Hovious in household of Marion Cass, "United States Census, 1920"

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