Albert Ray Carleton

Brief Life History of Albert Ray

When Albert Ray Carleton was born on 9 June 1885, in Morris, Kansas, United States, his father, Steven A Douglas Carleton, was 25 and his mother, Adella Elizabeth Clayton, was 22. He lived in Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 10 December 1945, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Albert Ray Carleton
Ethel Grace Griswold

Sources (8)

  • Albert R Carleton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Albert Ray Carleton - Government record: birth-name: Albert Ray Carleton
  • Albert Ray Carleton, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1890 · Gold is Discovered

In 1890, Robert Miller Womack discovers a rich gold deposit along Cripple Creek, near the western slope of Pikes Peak. This would become the richest gold strike in the Rocky Mountin area.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English (northern and eastern England): variant of Carlton .

Irish (Ulster): adopted in Northern Ireland as an Anglicized form of Ó Cairealláin, see Carolan 2.

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

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