Charles Daniel Beam

28 July 1906–26 April 1980 (Age 73)
Wilson Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Charles Daniel

When Charles Daniel Beam was born on 28 July 1906, in Wilson Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States, his father, Daniel Franklin Beam, was 40 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth Johnson, was 32. He married Lillian Elizabeth Gilbert on 22 June 1941, in Greene, Ohio, United States. He lived in Spring Valley, Greene, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Fairborn, Greene, Ohio, United States in 1980. He died on 26 April 1980, in Xenia, Greene, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in New Carlisle Cemetery, New Carlisle, Clark, Ohio, United States.

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Charles Daniel Beam
Lillian Elizabeth Gilbert
Marriage: 22 June 1941

Spouse and Children

22 June 1941
Greene, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Edith Beam



    Henry Alva Beam


    Flora Sylvesta Beam


+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Old English bēam ‘beam’, ‘post’, a term with various applications. It denoted the beam of a loom and was therefore in some cases a metonymic occupational name for a weaver. In others it was a topographic name for someone who lived by a post or tree, or by a footbridge made from a tree trunk.2 Americanized form of German Boehm , or sometimes of Baum .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Beam in household of Frank Beam, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Beam in household of D Frank Beam, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles D Beam in household of Frank Beam, "United States Census, 1910"

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