Charles C. Emmke

Brief Life History of Charles C.

When Charles C. Emmke was born on 1 January 1893, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, his father, George Emmke, was 22 and his mother, Katherine Corlett, was 19. He married Rose F Peshek on 17 March 1917, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. He lived in Newburgh Township, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. He died on 16 November 1966, at the age of 73.

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Charles C. Emmke
1893–1966
Rose F Peshek
1898–1968
Marriage: 17 March 1917

Sources (9)

  • Charles Emmke in household of George H Emmke, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles C. Emmke, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Charles Emmke, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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World Events (8)

1894 · May Day Riots of 1894

The May Day Riots were a series of violent demonstrations that occurred throughout the city on May 1. The riots were caused after Cleveland's unemployment rate increased dramatically during the Panic of 1893, causing panic among the unemployed against the city leaders. The most rioters at one time was recorded as a crowd of 5,000 men.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz, Gerhard, Siegfried.

North German: from a pet form of Ehm .

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

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