Charles Curtis Copple

22 December 1878–20 April 1983 (Age 104)
Shelby, Cedar Creek Township, Lake, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles Curtis

When Charles Curtis Copple was born on 22 December 1878, in Shelby, Cedar Creek Township, Lake, Indiana, United States, his father, George Washington Copple, was 35 and his mother, Easter Eleanor Trimble, was 35. He lived in Van Buren Township, Shelby, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 20 April 1983, in Glasco, Cloud, Kansas, United States, at the age of 104.

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George Washington Copple
Easter Eleanor Trimble
Mary Belle Copple
Tabitha Ellen Copple
Nancy Alberta Copple
Sarah Elvira Copple
Adam Copple
Ambrose Copple
John B Copple
James Franklin Copple
George Washington Copple Jr.
Charles Curtis Copple
Fredrick Samuel Copple
Edward Oscar Copple
Arthur Allen Copple
Lulu Frances Copple
Alph C Copple

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 3

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 28

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Coppull in Lancashire, recorded in the 13th century as Cophill, from Old English copp ‘peak’ + hyll ‘hill’.2 English: nickname from Old French curt peil ‘short hair’.3 Probably an Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Koppel or German and Dutch Kappel .

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

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  • Charles Copple in household of G W Copple, "United States Census, 1880"

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