Charlotte E Nichols

5 September 1886–September 1982 (Age 96)
Butler Township, Butler, Iowa, United States

The Life of Charlotte E

When Charlotte E Nichols was born on 5 September 1886, in Butler Township, Butler, Iowa, United States, her father, George Arthur Nichols, was 25 and her mother, Clara Adelma Jamison, was 22. She married Willis Watson Towne on 10 June 1906, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pittsford Township, Butler, Iowa, United States for about 20 years and Fremont Township, Buchanan, Iowa, United States in 1925. She died in September 1982, in Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Willis Watson Towne
Charlotte E Nichols
Marriage: 10 June 1906
Willis Ralph Towne
Dora L Towne
George E Towne
Allison D Towne

Spouse and Children

10 June 1906
Iowa, United States



    Dora L Towne


    George E Towne


    Allison D Towne


Parents and Siblings

    George Arthur Nichols


    Clara Adelma Jamison




    Edith Nichols


    Samuel R Nichols


    Charlotte Nichols



    Lavern Nichols


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 26

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English and Dutch: patronymic from Nichol .2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charlotte Towne in household of W W Towne, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Lattie E Towne in household of Willis W Towne, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charlotte Towne in household of Willis W Towne, "United States Census, 1940"

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