Carl Losco Creel

6 October 1906–22 October 1994 (Age 88)
Doraville, DeKalb, Georgia, United States

The Life of Carl Losco

When Carl Losco Creel was born on 6 October 1906, in Doraville, DeKalb, Georgia, United States, his father, Jordon Elmer Creel, was 25 and his mother, Mary Jane Smith, was 22. He married Bertha Mae Samples on 4 May 1929, in Dunwoody, DeKalb, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in District 524, DeKalb, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and District 686, DeKalb, Georgia, United States in 1940. He died on 22 October 1994, in DeKalb, Georgia, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Sandy Springs, Fulton, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Losco Creel
Bertha Mae Samples
Marriage: 4 May 1929
Betty Anne Creel
Carolyn Codelle Creel
Janie Marie Creel
Carl Legrand Creel
James Elmer Creel

Spouse and Children

4 May 1929
Dunwoody, DeKalb, Georgia, United States


Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 16

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Kriel or Krüll, a variant of Kroll 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carl Lasco Creel, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Carl L Creel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carl Creel in household of Jordan E Creel, "United States Census, 1920"

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