Charles Oster

April 1884–1980 (Age 95)
New York, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Oster was born in April 1884, in New York, United States, his father, Andrew Oster, was 32 and his mother, Josephine C Raddick, was 29. He married Nellie M. Fisher on 9 November 1908, in Lewis, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Utica, Oneida, New York, United States for about 20 years and Kirkland, Oneida, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1980, at the age of 96, and was buried in Yorkville, Oneida, New York, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Charles Oster
1884–1980
Nellie M. Fisher
1890–1959
Marriage: 9 November 1908
Madonna Rose Oster
1909–
Wallace Oster
1911–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 November 1908
Lewis, New York, United States
children

(2)

    Madonna Rose Oster

    Female1909–Female

    Wallace Oster

    Male1911–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Oster

    Male1851–1938Male

    Josephine C Raddick

    Female1854–1938Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 25

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish (Öster) and German: topographic name from Swedish öster, Middle Low German and Middle High German ōster ‘eastern’, denoting someone who lived to the east of a settlement or who had come there from the east. In many cases the Swedish name is probably ornamental.2 German: nickname for someone who had a connection with the festival of Easter (for example, someone who was born or baptized at that time), from Oster ‘Easter’.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic or ornamental name from German Ost ‘east’ or ornamental name from German Oster ‘Easter’; compare 1 and 3.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles Oster, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Oster, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles Oster, "United States Census, 1930"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.