Charles David Baxter

Male23 May 1878–1976

Brief Life History of Charles David

When Charles David Baxter was born on 23 May 1878, in Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, David Charles Baxter, was 36 and his mother, Rebbeca Rachel Hyndman, was 24. He married Edith May Moore on 24 February 1902, in Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died in Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States, and was buried in Elvaston, Hancock, Illinois, United States.

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Charles David Baxter
Edith May Moore
Marriage: 24 February 1902
Lawrence William Baxter
Gratia Jean Baxter
Kenneth David Baxter
Ronald N Baxter
Louis C Baxter

Sources (17)

  • D Charles Baxter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles D Baxter, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Charles David Baxter, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 February 1902Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 3

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries: 1882: Foster, Dakota Territory, United States 1889:Foster, North Dakota, United States


    Age 26

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English baxter ‘baker’ (from Old English bæcestre ‘baker’, earlier ‘female baker’, the feminine equivalent of bæcere). Compare Baker .

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

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