Charles Frederick Rohrborn

1 January 1871–20 August 1949 (Age 78)
Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Charles Frederick

When Charles Frederick Rohrborn was born on 1 January 1871, in Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Frederick Otto Rohrborn, was 48 and his mother, Barbara Barth, was 20. He married Catherine Alexander on 14 November 1901, in Munising, Alger, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Munising, Alger, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Forsyth Township, Marquette, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. He died on 20 August 1949, in Detroit, Somerset, Maine, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Charles Frederick Rohrborn
Catherine Alexander
Marriage: 14 November 1901
Helen Rohrborn
Carl Aaron Rohrborn

Spouse and Children

14 November 1901
Munising, Alger, Michigan, United States


    Helen Rohrborn




    Carl Aaron Rohrborn


Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Otto Rohrborn





    Mary Ann Rohrborn



    Caroline Louise Rohrborn


World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 8

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Robern in household of Otto Robern, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Charle Rohrborn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carl Rohrborn Sr., "United States Census, 1930"

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