Charles Pigg

6 January 1885–24 August 1948 (Age 63)
Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Pigg was born on 6 January 1885, in Missouri, United States, his father, John Richard Pigg, was 23 and his mother, Rebecca June Sasser, was 20. He lived in Civil District 1, Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States in 1930. He died on 24 August 1948, in Fresno, California, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Clovis, Fresno, California, United States.

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John Richard Pigg
Rebecca June Sasser
Nora Magdalene Pigg
Herman Pigg
Charles Pigg
Vance Pigg
Mayme Belle Pigg
Malissa Mae Pigg
Leonard Pigg
Coy Richard Pigg
Elmer Pigg
Lexie William Pigg
Leslie Oran Pigg
John Efton Pigg
Bobby Pigg

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station
Age 6
Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 19
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English pigge ‘pig’ (Old English picg(a)), hence a metonymic occupational name for a swineherd or nickname for someone supposedly resembling a hog (see Hogg ).

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

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Sources (6)

  • Charles Pigg in household of John A Pigg, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charlie Pigg, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • Charles Pigg in household of John Pigg, "United States Census, 1910"

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