Charles Pate Soper

Male8 September 1892–

Brief Life History of Charles Pate

When Charles Pate Soper was born on 8 September 1892, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, his father, John William Soper, was 39 and his mother, Ella Victoria Harrover, was 30. He married Irene V. Lanham on 23 December 1914, in District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Police Precinct 11, Washington, District of Columbia, United States in 1940.

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Charles Pate Soper
1892–
Irene V. Lanham
1896–1984
Marriage: 23 December 1914
Charles Bernard Soper
1917–1986

Sources (12)

  • Charles P Soner in household of Ella V Soner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Soper, "District of Columbia Birth Returns, 1874-1897"
  • Charles P Soper, "District of Columbia Marriages, 1811-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 December 1914District of Columbia, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 4

    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.

    1913 · Women's Suffrage Demonstration

    Age 21

    A demonstration for women's suffrage takes place on March 3, 1913. This is the first suffrage parade in Washington D.C. One of the notable women in attendance is Ida B. Wells.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 31

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English (Devon): occupational name from Middle English soper(e), sap(i)ere ‘soaper, maker or seller of soap’ (Old English sāpere, apparently of Celtic origin). The process involved boiling oil or fat together with potash or soda.

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

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