Charles Jackson Swingle

22 May 1866–7 January 1947 (Age 80)
Eagle Point, Jackson, Oregon, United States

The Life of Charles Jackson

When Charles Jackson Swingle was born on 22 May 1866, in Eagle Point, Jackson, Oregon, United States, his father, Joseph Conrad Swingle, was 46 and his mother, Ida Ann Tucker, was 45. He married Sarah Orpha Fryer on 17 September 1890. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Yamhill, Oregon, United States in 1927 and Election Precinct 23 South Yamhill, Yamhill, Oregon, United States for about 10 years. He died on 7 January 1947, in McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Yamhill, Yamhill, Oregon, United States.

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Charles Jackson Swingle
Sarah Orpha Fryer
Marriage: 17 September 1890
Oka Maezo Swingle

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17 September 1890


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1870 · ""

Age 4

Historical Boundaries - 1870: Jackson, Oregon, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a worker in the linen or hemp industry, from Middle English swingle ‘swingle’, a wooden implement used for beating flax or hemp (Middle Dutch swinghel, from the verb ‘to swing’).2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Zwingel, a topographic name from Middle High German zwingel ‘citadel’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Swingle in household of Joseph Swingle, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles J Swingle in household of George W Ratirie, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Charles Swingle, "United States Census, 1900"

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