Charles Albert File

Male22 October 1877–7 April 1944

Brief Life History of Charles Albert

Charles Albert File was born on 22 October 1877, in Illinois, United States. He lived in Wichita, Texas, United States in 1920. He died on 7 April 1944, in Longview, Gregg, Texas, United States, at the age of 66.

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Charles Albert File
Rosalie Beryl Tatham

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  • C A File, "United States Census, 1920"

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World Events (3)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

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.

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 8

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Feil or Pfeil .

Hungarian: from a variant of Füle, a pet form of the personal name Fülöp, Hungarian form of Philip .

English (Kent): variant of Fill .

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

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