Charles E Dew

24 November 1903–11 September 1953 (Age 49)
Plainfield, Will, Illinois, United States

The Life of Charles E

When Charles E Dew was born on 24 November 1903, in Plainfield, Will, Illinois, United States, his father, George Dew, was 47 and his mother, Sophia "Susan" Countryman, was 26. He died on 11 September 1953, in Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Plainfield, Will, Illinois, United States.

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George Dew
Sophia "Susan" Countryman
George Alvin Dew Jr.
Charles E Dew
Edna L Dew

Parents and Siblings

    George Dew


    Sophia "Susan" Countryman




World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 7

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 14

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): habitational name (Old French d’Eu) for someone from Eu in Seine-Maritime, France ( see Doe 2).2 Welsh: nickname for a fat person, from Welsh tew ‘fat’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Dew, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Dew in household of Sophia Dew, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Dew in household of George Dew, "United States Census, 1920"

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