Charity Christine Collett

28 June 1903–30 September 1995 (Age 92)
Dry Ridge, Grant, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Charity Christine

When Charity Christine Collett was born on 28 June 1903, in Dry Ridge, Grant, Kentucky, United States, her father, Robert L Collett, was 31 and her mother, Lenora Yelton, was 33. She married Melvin Courtney Howard on 29 June 1929, in Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 30 September 1995, in Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Dry Ridge, Grant, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Melvin Courtney Howard
1908–1971
Charity Christine Collett
1903–1995
Marriage: 29 June 1929
Barbara Sue Howard
1934–2016

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 June 1929
Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States
children

(1)

    Barbara Sue Howard

    Female1934–2016Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1904 · The Black Patch War

Age 1

From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
1927

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of Coll 1.2 Respelling of French Collet , cognate with 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Christine Howard in household of Melvin Howard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Christine Collit in household of Robert Collit, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Christom C Colett in household of Robert L Colett, "United States Census, 1910"

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