Charles Robert Middleton

1 July 1861–17 January 1943 (Age 81)
Upton, Hardin, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Robert

When Charles Robert Middleton was born on 1 July 1861, in Upton, Hardin, Kentucky, United States, his father, Andrew Middleton, was 35 and his mother, Margaret Ann Lee, was 31. He married Evelina Lucinia Cruse on 30 September 1882, in Upton, Hardin, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Tywappity Township, Scott, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Belle Plaine, Sumner, Kansas, United States in 1920. He died on 17 January 1943, in Upton, Hardin, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Belle Plaine Township, Sumner, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Robert Middleton
1861–1943
Evelina Lucinia Cruse
1864–1953
Marriage: 30 September 1882
Ervin Lee Middleton
1886–1959
Mamie E. Middleton
1887–1953
Clarence Wilber Middleton
1890–1954
Charles Ernest Middleton
1893–1961
Margaret Ann Middleton
1894–1983
Luella Middleton
1897–1967
Ruth Mae Middleton
1901–1989
Helen Marie Middleton
1903–1990

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1882Upton, Hardin, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1871
    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries: 1871: Sumner, Kansas, United States
    1886
    Age 25
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the places so called. In over thirty instances from many different areas, the name is from Old English midel ‘middle’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’. However, Middleton on the Hill near Leominster in Herefordshire appears in Domesday Book as Miceltune, the first element clearly being Old English micel ‘large’, ‘great’ (see Middlebrook ). Middleton Baggot and Middleton Priors in Shropshire have early spellings that suggest gem̄thhyll (from gem̄th ‘confluence’ + hyll ‘hill’) + tūn as the origin. This surname is also found in Scotland and Ireland.History: A Scottish family of this name derives it from lands at Middleto(u)n near Kincardine. The Scottish physician Peter Middleton practiced in New York City after 1752 and was one of the founders of the medical school at King's College (now Columbia University) in 1767. One of the earliest of the Charleston, SC, Middleton family of prominent legislators was Arthur Middleton, born in Charleston in 1681. The name has also been established in Ireland since at least the 13th century; its presence was reinforced by settlers in the 17th century.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Midthun
    Melton
    Middlebrook
    Milton

    Sources (7)

    • Charlie R Middleton, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Chas R Middleton, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Charles R Middleton, "Find A Grave Index"

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