Christopher Wayne Kindig

Male20 January 1886–1957

Brief Life History of Christopher Wayne

When Christopher Wayne Kindig was born on 20 January 1886, in Chippewa Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States, his father, Marion Frank Kindig, was 33 and his mother, Josephine Petit, was 31. He married Alpha Clara Ernst on 28 August 1912, in Summit, Ohio, United States. He lived in Doylestown, Chippewa Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States for about 30 years. He died in 1957, at the age of 71, and was buried in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States.

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Christopher Wayne Kindig
1886–1957
Alpha Clara Ernst
1887–1968
Marriage: 28 August 1912

Sources (12)

  • Wayne Kindig, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Christopher W. Kindig, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • C. Wayne K...Dig, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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  • Marriage
    28 August 1912Summit, Ohio, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 4

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1890 · Woman's Suffrage

    Age 4

    An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 20

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    German: nickname from kündig or kundig (later kindig) ‘skillful, knowledgeable, clever’.

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

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