Charles Edward Dunlap

13 March 1873–19 December 1963 (Age 90)
Lincoln, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Charles Edward

When Charles Edward Dunlap was born on 13 March 1873, in Lincoln, West Virginia, United States, his father, Charles William Dunlap, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth McCormick, was 34. He married Mary Jane Pauley about 1894, in Lincoln, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Washington Magisterial District, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States for about 60 years. He died on 19 December 1963, in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Alum Creek, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edward Dunlap
Mary Jane Pauley
Marriage: about 1894
Vaughn Herr Dunlap
Arlington B. Dunlap
Esther Lois Dunlap
Cecil Rexford Dunlap

Spouse and Children

about 1894
Lincoln, West Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Charles William Dunlap





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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Dunlop .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles E Dunlap, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Dunlap, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles E Dunlap, "United States Census, 1900"

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