Charles Theron Cole

15 January 1866–5 February 1931 (Age 65)
Corning, Steuben, New York, United States

The Life of Charles Theron

When Charles Theron Cole was born on 15 January 1866, in Corning, Steuben, New York, United States, his father, Allen T. Cole, was 34 and his mother, Ann Eliza Middaugh, was 29. He married Myrta L Van Gorder about 1887, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Erwins, Erwin, Steuben, New York, United States in 1875 and Washington Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 5 February 1931, in Mont Alto, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Quincy Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Charles Theron Cole
Sarah McFerren
Marriage: 9 May 1903
Flo Marie Cole
James Arthur Cole
Ethel Cole
Susan E. Cole

Spouse and Children

9 May 1903
Chambersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Almira A Cole


    Annetta Cole


    Mary Ella Cole



    Sarah Cole


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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 The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 11

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Theron Cole, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charles Cole in household of Allen Cole, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles Cole in household of Allan Cole, "United States Census, 1880"

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