Charles Arthur Warnock

18 July 1892–
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Charles Arthur

When Charles Arthur Warnock was born on 18 July 1892, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Samuel Warnock, was 24 and his mother, Bertha M Smith, was 18. He married Mildred Dunford Porter in December 1917. He lived in Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States in 1925.

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Family Time Line

Charles Arthur Warnock
Mildred Dunford Porter
Marriage: December 1917

Spouse and Children

December 1917

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Warnock


    Bertha M Smith




World Events (8)

1895 · College Hall Catches on Fire

Age 3

On January 27, 1895, College Hall catches on fire and is fully consumed within one hour. During the fire, many students and faculty work together to save many of the items in the building. Some of these are library books. They save the books by piling them onto the rugs and dragging them out of the burning building. College Hall is then later rebuilt and renamed Davis Hall after Governor John W. Davis.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 31

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Lanarkshire) and northern Irish: reduced form of Mac Warnock, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Mhearnóg ‘son of the devotee of St. Mearnóg’. St Mearnóg is the patron saint of Kilmarnock.

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

Sources (2)

  • Charles A Warnock in household of Samuel Warnock, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Arthur Warnock, "Rhode Island, State Census, 1925"

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