Charles Ogden Everts

15 April 1869–16 June 1941 (Age 72)
Olcott, Newfane, Niagara, New York, United States

The Life of Charles Ogden

When Charles Ogden Everts was born on 15 April 1869, in Olcott, Newfane, Niagara, New York, United States, his father, Abram R Everts, was 20 and his mother, Minnah Lodemia Freeman, was 17. He married Josie Skydama on 28 November 1889, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Detroit Ward 8, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died on 16 June 1941, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 72.

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Charles Ogden Everts
Josie Skydama
Marriage: 28 November 1889
Jennie M Everts
Minnie Everts
Violet Everts
Joie Louise Everts

Spouse and Children

28 November 1889
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States


    Jennie M Everts


    Minnie Everts


    Violet Everts


    Joie Louise Everts


Parents and Siblings




    Harry L Everts


    Maude Marie Everts


World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 13

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1889 · The first Skyscraper in Detroit

Age 20

The Hammond Building was a high-rise building completed in 1889 and was 151 feet tall. It's considered the first skyscraper in the city and was the tallest in Michigan after it was built. The Hammond Building was demolished in 1956 to make way for the National Bank of Detroit Building.

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Evert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Chas O Everts, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charles Everts in household of Abram R Everts, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Charles Everts in household of Kasson Freeman, "United States Census, 1870"

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