Carleton Asbury Apperson

6 June 1885–16 June 1974 (Age 89)
Armona, Kings, California, United States

The Life of Carleton Asbury

When Carleton Asbury Apperson was born on 6 June 1885, in Armona, Kings, California, United States, his father, James Kimball Apperson, was 34 and his mother, Elflida Hays, was 26. He married Genevieve Beaver on 31 August 1908, in Richmond, Contra Costa, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Madera, Madera, California, United States in 1920 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 10 years. In 1918, at the age of 33, his occupation is listed as building inspector - city of richmond, california in Richmond, Contra Costa, California, United States. He died on 16 June 1974, in Brea, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 89.

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Carleton Asbury Apperson
Genevieve Beaver
Marriage: 31 August 1908
James Kenneth Apperson
Harold Allan Apperson
John Clare Apperson
William Lloyd Apperson
Paul R Apperson
Betty L Apperson
Carlton Ashbury Apperson

Spouse and Children

31 August 1908
Richmond, Contra Costa, California, United States


    James Kenneth Apperson




    William Lloyd Apperson


    Paul R Apperson


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Kimball Apperson





World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 6

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 24

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

Dutch: variant of Epperson .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carl A Afferson in household of James K Afferson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Carlton Apperson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carlton A Apperson, "United States Census, 1930"

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