Charles Robbins Ingalls

1823–1891 (Age 68)
Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Charles Robbins

When Charles Robbins Ingalls was born in 1823, in Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States, his father, Joshua Ingalls, was 28 and his mother, Olive Bliss, was 24. He married Caroline "Kate" Sheldon on 28 December 1852, in Rock, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Des Moines Township, Jackson, Minnesota, United States in 1870 and Christiania Township, Jackson, Minnesota, United States for about 5 years. He died on 19 October 1891, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Robbins Ingalls
Caroline "Kate" Sheldon
Marriage: 28 December 1852
James Sheldon Ingalls
Harriet Ingalls
Herbert Ashley Ingalls
Charles Fox Ingalls
Frederick Lincoln Ingalls
Frank Joshua Ingalls
Annie Pearl Ingalls
Annie Pearl Ingalls
Arthur Kirk Ingalls
Arthur K Ingalls

Spouse & Children

28 December 1852
Rock, Wisconsin, United States


  • James Sheldon Ingalls


  • Harriet Ingalls


  • Male1859–1872Male

  • Charles Fox Ingalls


  • Frederick Lincoln Ingalls


+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Joshua Ingalls


  • Female1799–1860Female



World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed

Age 11

The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Ingell, Old Norse Ingjaldr ( see Ingle ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Charles R Ingalls in household of Joshua Ingalls, "United States Census, 1850"
  • C R Ingalls, "Minnesota State Census, 1885"
  • Charles Ingalls, "United States Census, 1870"

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