Flossie Chloe Fewkes

18 August 1887–1945 (Age 57)
Edwards, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Flossie Chloe

When Flossie Chloe Fewkes was born on 18 August 1887, in Edwards, Illinois, United States, her father, William Fewkes, was 42 and her mother, Harriet S Bassett, was 43. She married Charles Edward Waters on 17 October 1905. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Albion, Edwards, Illinois, United States for about 20 years and Albion Precinct, Edwards, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died in 1945, in Edwards, Illinois, United States, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edward Waters
Flossie Chloe Fewkes
Marriage: 17 October 1905
Walter Waters

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 October 1905Edwards, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 3
    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.
    1892 · The Chicago Canal
    Age 5
    The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 16
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly East Midlands): variant of Foulks .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Flossie Waters in household of Charles Waters, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Flossie Fewkes, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Flossie C Fewkes in household of William Bassett, "United States Census, 1900"

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