Charles L Moyer

June 1885–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Charles L

When Charles L Moyer was born in June 1885, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George Markley Moyer, was 42 and his mother, Catherine Kate Leister, was 42. He lived in Trewigtown, Hatfield Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Charles L Moyer
1885–
Emma M Caley
1889–1948

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Markley Moyer

    Male1843–1902Male

    Catherine Kate Leister

    Female1843–1930Female

siblings

(9)

    Mary Ellen Moyer

    Female1874–1895Female

    Annie Moyer

    Female1874–Female

    Mary E. Moyer

    Female1876–Female

    Matilda Moyer

    Female1877–Female

    Male1878–1968Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 20

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 31

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: possibly a shortened form of MacMoyer, Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Mhaoir ‘son of the steward’, from maor ‘steward’.2 Americanized form of German Meyer 1.3 Dutch: occupational name for a mower or reaper.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Charles Moyer in household of George M Moyer, "United States Census, 1900"

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