Charles A. Amerman

1897–1958 (Age 60)
Oakland, Alameda, California, United States

The Life of Charles A.

Charles A. Amerman was born on 12 November 1897, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States as the son of Chas. F. Amerman and Ella Andrews. He had at least 1 daughter with adele cook. He died on 6 August 1958, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 60.

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Charles A. Amerman
adele cook
shirley amerman

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Parents & Siblings

  • Chas. F. Amerman


  • Ella Andrews




World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 9

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: occupational name for a charcoal burner.2 Americanized spelling of German Ammermann ( see Ammerman ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Charles A Amerman in household of Charles F Amerman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles A Amerman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Augustus Amerman, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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