Charles Elmer Jenkins

20 November 1881–15 December 1953 (Age 72)
McGrawsville, Miami, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles Elmer

When Charles Elmer Jenkins was born on 20 November 1881, in McGrawsville, Miami, Indiana, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Jenkins, was 22 and his mother, Elizabeth Lippold, was 20. He lived in Clay Township, Miami, Indiana, United States for about 30 years. He died on 15 December 1953, in Bunker Hill, Miami, Indiana, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Jenkins
1859–1939
Elizabeth Lippold
1861–1939
John Ora Jenkins
1881–1941
Charles Elmer Jenkins
1881–1953
Dau. Jenkins
1886–
Jenkins
1886–
Unknown Jenkins
1886–
Clara Ada Jenkins
1884–1970
Sylvia Fern Jenkins
1892–1975
Melvin Vern Jenkins
1895–1983
Carl L Jenkins
1901–1975

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Franklin Jenkins

    Male1859–1939Male

    Elizabeth Lippold

    Female1861–1939Female

siblings

(9)

    John Ora Jenkins

    Male1881–1941Male

    Male1881–1953Male

    Female1884–1970Female

    Dau. Jenkins

    Female1886–Female

    Jenkins

    Female1886–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1886

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles E Jenkins in household of Bejinnie F Jenkins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elmer Jenkins in household of Benjamin F Jenkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles E Jenkins in household of Ben F Jenkins, "United States Census, 1910"

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