Carl Lester Cummings

20 February 1898–15 May 1985 (Age 87)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Carl Lester

When Carl Lester Cummings was born on 20 February 1898, in Ohio, United States, his father, Jacob Ephraim Cummons, was 26 and his mother, Luella Modisett, was 23. He lived in Cow Run, Lawrence Township, Washington, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Lawrence Township, Washington, Ohio, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 15 May 1985, in Lake City, Columbia, Florida, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Suwannee, Florida, United States.

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Carl Lester Cummings
Elenor Klaus

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Ephraim Cummons


    Luella Modisett




+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 16

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cumming , with the addition of English patronymic -s.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carl J Cummings in household of Jacob Cummings, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Carl L Cummons in household of Jacob E Cummons, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carl Lester Cummons, "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940"

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