Charles Brent Crystal

Brief Life History of Charles Brent

When Charles Brent Crystal was born on 14 March 1953, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, his father, Vearl Charles Crystal, was 33 and his mother, Brinda Merrill, was 31. He lived in Grant, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 2002. He died on 17 April 2002, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Central Cemetery, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Vearl Charles Crystal
1919–2011
Brinda Merrill
1921–2008
Nancy K Crystal
1948–
Charles Brent Crystal
1953–2002

Sources (13)

  • Charles Brent Crystal in household of Vearl Charles Crystal, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Charles Brent Crystal, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Brent C Crystal in entry for Brinda Crystal, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

1955 · To War in Vietnam

The Vietnam War was another civil war brought about from the Cold War. It was fought between the North Vietnamese, who were supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies, and the South Vietnamese, who were supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war caused two more civil wars in Laos and Cambodia and resulted in all three countries becoming communist states.

1967 · The Twenty-Fifth Amendment

The Twenty-fifth Amendment clarifies that when a President can't fulfill his role as President, the Vice President becomes President. He may do so only If the president dies, resigns, or is removed from office.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeenshire and Angus) and Irish (Sligo and Armagh): from the Gaelic personal name Criostail, a Scottish and Manx pet form of Críostóra (Christopher), or a shortened form of Gaelic Mac Criostail ‘son of Cristal’. See also McCrystal .

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Kristall ‘crystal, cut glass’.

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

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