Charles Clingman Eaker

9 December 1867–29 September 1961 (Age 93)
Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Charles Clingman

When Charles Clingman Eaker was born on 9 December 1867, in Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Eaker, was 22 and his mother, Jennie Elizabeth Neal, was 17. He married Sarah Margaret McGilvray on 23 July 1891, in Harrison, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 3, Harrison, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 1, Gregg, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 29 September 1961, in Longview, Gregg, Texas, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Longview, Harrison, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Clingman Eaker
Sarah Margaret McGilvray
Marriage: 23 July 1891
Homer William Eaker
Earnest Clingman Eaker
Elsie Jane Eaker
Ila Eaker
Martha Pearl Eaker

Spouse and Children

23 July 1891
Harrison, Texas, United States


    Homer William Eaker




    Ila Eaker


    Martha Pearl Eaker


Parents and Siblings

    James Eaker


    Jennie Elizabeth Neal




World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · Louisiana Is Readmitted Into the Union

Age 1

Louisiana was readmitted into the Union.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 25

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Edgar .2 Perhaps also a respelling of German Ecker or Egger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charlie T Eaker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles C Eaker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charlie C Eakes, "United States Census, 1920"

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