Charles J. Pruett

20 June 1866–17 April 1939 (Age 72)
Orange, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles J.

When Charles J. Pruett was born on 20 June 1866, in Orange, Indiana, United States, his father, John Wesley Sullivan Pruett, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Caroline Whittington, was 24. He married Mary Susie Vories on 7 March 1889, in Orange, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Northwest Township, Orange, Indiana, United States in 1880 and French Lick, French Lick Township, Orange, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 17 April 1939, at the age of 72, and was buried in West Baden Springs, French Lick Township, Orange, Indiana, United States.

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Charles J. Pruett
Mary Susie Vories
Marriage: 7 March 1889
Chester A Pruitt
John Terrell Pruett
Henry Herschel Pruitt
Ernest Pruitt
Gertrude Lola Pruitt
Clifford Gareme Pruett

Spouse and Children

7 March 1889
Orange, Indiana, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Wesley Sullivan Pruett


    Nancy Caroline Whittington




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

French and English: variant spelling of Pruitt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles J Pruett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charlie J Pruett in household of John W S Pruett, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles J Pruett in household of John W Pruett, "United States Census, 1880"

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