Karl William Farnsworth

January 1886–7 September 1961 (Age 75)
Oregon, United States

The Life of Karl William

When Karl William Farnsworth was born in January 1886, in Oregon, United States, his father, Orrin Edward Farnsworth Jr, was 39 and his mother, Catherine Margaret Pray, was 35. He married Charlotte Cora Wilson on 10 September 1911, in Monument, Grant, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Gilliam, Oregon, United States in 1920 and Enterprise, Wallowa, Oregon, United States in 1930. He died on 7 September 1961, in The Dalles, Wasco, Oregon, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in The Dalles, Wasco, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Karl William Farnsworth
Charlotte Cora Wilson
Marriage: 10 September 1911
Katherine Sarah Farnsworth
Willis Karl Farnsworth
Helen Charlotte Farnsworth

Spouse and Children

10 September 1911
Monument, Grant, Oregon, United States


    Katherine Sarah Farnsworth


    Willis Karl Farnsworth


    Helen Charlotte Farnsworth


Parents and Siblings

    Orrin Edward Farnsworth Jr


    Catherine Margaret Pray




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World Events (8)


Age 0

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1887: Union, Oregon, United States; 1887: Wallowa, Oregon, United States
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 20

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Farnworth .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carl Farnsworth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carl Farnsworth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Karl W Farnsworth, "United States Census, 1920"

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