Earl Chafin

2 March 1911–19 February 1982 (Age 71)
Kern, California, United States

The Life of Earl

When Earl Chafin was born on 2 March 1911, in Kern, California, United States, his father, John Benz Chafin, was 32 and his mother, Katherine Wise, was 30. He lived in Judicial Township 18, Fresno, California, United States in 1920 and Judicial Township 15, Kern, California, United States in 1940. He died on 19 February 1982, in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States, at the age of 70.

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 20

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Chaffin .

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

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  • Earl Chafin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earl Chafin in household of John B Chafin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Earl Chafin in household of John B Chafin, "United States Census, 1930"

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