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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Family Time Line

George Washington Copple
1843–1920
Easter Eleanor Trimble
1843–1911
Mary Belle Copple
1865–1922
Tabitha Ellen Copple
1874–
Nancy Alberta Copple
1866–1866
Sarah Elvira Copple
1866–1898
Adam Copple
1868–1944
Ambrose Copple
1869–1930
John B Copple
1869–1944
James Franklin Copple
1872–1925
George Washington Copple Jr.
1876–1908
Charles Curtis Copple
1878–1983
Fredrick Samuel Copple
1880–1960
Edward Oscar Copple
1882–1967
Arthur Allen Copple
1884–1964
Lulu Frances Copple
1887–1959
Alph C Copple
1889–1960

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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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