Charles Talmadge Hooks

9 January 1891–21 August 1927 (Age 36)
Pike, Alabama, United States

The Life of Charles Talmadge

When Charles Talmadge Hooks was born on 9 January 1891, in Pike, Alabama, United States, his father, James Thomas Hooks, was 31 and his mother, Mamie Queen Isabella McLemore, was 38. He married Beulah Vesta Barbaree on 28 December 1911, in Pike, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in China Grove, Pike, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 August 1927, in Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Concord Cemetery, China Grove, Pike, Alabama, United States.

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Charles Talmadge Hooks
Beulah Vesta Barbaree
Marriage: 28 December 1911
Voncille Butch Hooks
Mary Grace Hooks

Spouse and Children

28 December 1911
Pike, Alabama, United States


    Voncille Butch Hooks


    Mary Grace Hooks


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World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 4

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 10

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hook , either in the topographic sense or a patronymic from the nickname. This surname is also established in northern Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charlie T Hooks in household of Jos P Hooks, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles T Hooks, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charlie Hooks in household of Jas T Hooks, "United States Census, 1900"

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