Charles Baldwin Hargrave

July 1847–20 January 1936 (Age 88)
Warrick, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles Baldwin

When Charles Baldwin Hargrave was born in July 1847, in Warrick, Indiana, United States, his father, Middleton H Hargrave, was 25 and his mother, Laura B. Bosley, was 20. He married Laura Cook on 6 March 1879, in Warrick, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Lane Township, Warrick, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Brown Township, Columbia, Arkansas, United States in 1920. He died on 20 January 1936, in Wesson Township, Union, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Wesson, Union, Arkansas, United States.

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Charles Baldwin Hargrave
Laura Cook
Marriage: 6 March 1879
Darwin Hargrave
Emerson Hargrave
Heber Hargrave
Sophia Hargrave
Edgar Hargrave

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6 March 1879
Warrick, Indiana, United States


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World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 4

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 25

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: habitational names from any of a number of places called Hargrave or Hargreave, of which there are examples in Cheshire, Northamptonshire, and Suffolk; all are named with Old English hār ‘gray’ or hara ‘hare’ + grāf ‘grove’ or græfe ‘thicket’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Hargrave in household of M H Hargrave, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Charles B Hargrave, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles Hargrove, "United States Census, 1900"

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