Charles M Simpkins

Male12 January 1847–9 December 1913

Brief Life History of Charles M

Charles M Simpkins was born on 12 January 1847, in Dames Quarter, Somerset, Maryland, United States. He married Eliza Rebecca White on 16 January 1869, in Dames Quarter, Somerset, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 9 December 1913, in Dames Quarter, Somerset, Maryland, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Dames Quarter, Somerset, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles M Simpkins
1847–1913
Eliza Rebecca White
1850–1933
Marriage: 16 January 1869
Leslie Carroll Simpkins
1876–
William Oscar Simpkins
1879–1937
Lulu C Simpkins
1881–
Jennie R Simpkins
1883–1951
Charles Edwin Simpkins Sr
1887–1960

Sources (4)

  • Charles M Simpkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles M. Simpkins, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Charles M Simpkins, "United States Census, 1880"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 January 1869Dames Quarter, Somerset, Maryland, United States
  • Children (5)

    World Events (8)

    1863

    Age 16

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 16

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1865

    Age 18

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Simpkin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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