Charles Wallace Arnett

5 September 1919–12 March 2008 (Age 88)
Franklin, Greenlee, Arizona, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Wallace

When Charles Wallace Arnett was born on 5 September 1919, in Franklin, Greenlee, Arizona, United States, his father, Thomas William Arnett, was 34 and his mother, Annie Gale, was 25. He lived in World in 1940 and Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 2005. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 12 March 2008, in Chandler, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas William Arnett
Annie Gale
Thomas Marvin Arnett
Howard Marshall Arnett
Charles Wallace Arnett
Fred Gale Arnett
Doris Arnett
Dorthy Arnett

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World Events (8)

Age 1
The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1921 · Groundbreaking for Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple
Age 2
Groundbreaking for the Latter-day Saint Mesa Arizona Temple took place on April 25, 1922, by Heber J. Grant.
1944 · The G.I Bill
Age 25
The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Arnet, a Middle English form of the Old English male personal name Earngēat ‘eagle Geat (a tribal name)’ or the Old English female name Earngȳth ‘eagle battle’. There may also have been some confusion with variants of Arnold .French (mainly Lorraine): variant of Arnet . Compare Arnette .

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

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Charles Missing in Action

Written by Marvin Rex Arnett (nephew to Charles Arnett) Copy in possession of Mary Ann Arnett Price Charles is missing in action There were anxious times when the telegrams arrived that someone was “ …

Sources (43)

  • Charles Wallace Arnett, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
  • Charles Wallace Arnett in household of Thomas William Arnett, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Charles Wallace Arnett, "Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-1964"

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