Charles Leeman McKinley

Male12 July 1890–21 April 1978

Brief Life History of Charles Leeman

When Charles Leeman McKinley was born on 12 July 1890, in Wallace, Kansas, United States, his father, Daniel Josiah McKinley, was 33 and his mother, Lucia May Farley, was 29. He married Cora Ada La Cost on 8 May 1912, in Sharon Springs, Wallace, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sharon Springs, Wallace, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Township 4, Delaware, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 21 April 1978, in Jay, Delaware, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Jay, Delaware, Oklahoma, United States.

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Charles Leeman McKinley
Cora Ada La Cost
Marriage: 8 May 1912
Lavona Mc Kinley
Ruby McKinley
Orval Leeman Mckinley
Amy May Morgan
Eunice Irene McKinley
Merle Mckinley

Sources (24)

  • C L McKinley in household of O E McKinley, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Charles Leeman McKinley, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Charles Leeman Mckinley, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 May 1912Sharon Springs, Wallace, Kansas, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 6

    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.


    Age 17

    Oklahoma is the 46th state.

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 23

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

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhionnlaigh, a patronymic from the early personal name Fionnlaoch (see Finley ).

    History: William McKinley (1843–1901), 25th US president, was born at Niles, OH, a descendant of David McKinley, known as ‘David the Weaver’, of Scotch–Irish stock, who settled in York County, PA, c. 1743. William McKinley's family were iron founders who tracked the ore from the Susquehanna Valley in PA to Columbiana County, OH.

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

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