Margaret Dunbar Head

12 April 1901–25 July 1967 (Age 66)
Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States

The Life of Margaret Dunbar

When Margaret Dunbar Head was born on 12 April 1901, in Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States, her father, Albert Howard Head, was 29 and her mother, Maude Myrtle Dunbar, was 25. She married Charles Victor Schelke on 4 October 1928, in Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo-ken, Japan. She immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1951 and lived in Denver, Colorado, United States for about 10 years and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. She registered for military service in 1943. She died on 25 July 1967, in New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Charles Victor Schelke
1901–1969
Margaret Dunbar Head
1901–1967
Marriage: 4 October 1928

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 October 1928
Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo-ken, Japan

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1902

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1902: Denver, Colorado, United States [City and County of Denver created by Constitutional Amendment]
1919

Age 18

Treaty of Versailles gives Japan some territorial gains in the Pacific.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Kent): from Middle English heved ‘head’, applied as a nickname for someone with some peculiarity or disproportion of the head, or a topographic name for someone who lived on a hill or at the head of a stream or valley. This surname has long been established in Ireland.

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

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Story Highlight

Robert Ellis Warne (1899-1993) and Dorothy Dunbar Head (1907-1978) History: "A Family Memoir: A Warne Genealogy Project" Written in 1993 by William "Bill" Elmo Warne (1905-1996)

ROBERT ELLIS WARNE HISTORY (1899-1993) AND DOROTHY DUNBAR HEAD (1907-1978) HISTORY: "A FAMILY MEMOIR (FIRST DRAFT): A WARNE FAMILY GENEALOGY PROJECT" WRITTEN IN 1993 BY WILLIAM ELMO WARNE (1905-199 …

Sources (3)

  • Margerate Schelke in household of Charles Schelke, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret D Head in household of Albert A Head, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret D Head in household of Albert H Head, "United States Census, 1910"

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