Charles Littleton “Charlie” Younger

23 January 1871–15 November 1948 (Age 77)
Mitchell, Wheeler, Oregon, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Littleton “Charlie”

When Charles Littleton “Charlie” Younger was born on 23 January 1871, in Mitchell, Wheeler, Oregon, United States, his father, Nero Littleton Younger, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Jane Young, was 21. He married June G Wines on 16 May 1898, in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Malheur City, Malheur, Oregon, United States in 1910 and Marysville Placer, Grant, Oregon, United States in 1920. He died on 15 November 1948, in John Day, Grant, Oregon, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Canyon City Cemetery, Canyon City, Grant, Oregon, United States.

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Charles Littleton “Charlie” Younger
June G Wines
Marriage: 16 May 1898
Stanley William Younger
Cora Eva Younger
Chester William Younger
Ira Jerald Younger
Florence Lila Younger

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  • Marriage
    16 May 1898Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries - 1873: Wasco, Oregon, United States; 1882: Crook, Oregon, United States; 1899: Wheeler, Oregon, United States
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 25
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Northumberland and eastern Scotland): from Middle English yungre ‘younger’, comparative of Young , used to distinguish a younger man from an older man bearing the same personal name (typically, father and son). In one case, at least, however, the name is known to have been borne by an immigrant Fleming, and was probably an Americanized form of Middle Dutch jongheer ‘young nobleman’ (see Jonker ).Americanized form of various cognate or like-sounding names in other languages, notably German Junger and Junker , or Dutch Jonker .

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

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    Sources (21)

    • Chas Richardson in entry for Richardson, "Oregon, Center for Health Statistics, Birth Records, 1903-1918"
    • Charles L Younger in household of Daniel M Butler, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Charles Littleton in entry for Jackson Coleman Younger, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Marriage Records, 1906-1968"

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