Chester Inks

November 1879–1944 (Age 64)
Noble Township, Noble, Indiana, United States

The Life of Chester

When Chester Inks was born in November 1879, in Noble Township, Noble, Indiana, United States, his father, Beecher Inks, was 39 and his mother, Julia Ann Longley, was 36. He lived in Wolflake, Noble Township, Noble, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died in 1944, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 65.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Beecher Inks
Julia Ann Longley
May Inks
Glenn Inks
Charles R Inks
Wilbur Inks
David Edgar Inks
Margaret Inks
Chester Inks

Parents and Siblings

    Beecher Inks


    Julia Ann Longley




    May Inks



    Margaret Inks


    Glenn Inks


    Charles R Inks


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 19

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Ings, a metronymic or patronymic from Ing .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Chester Inks in household of Beecher Inks, "United States Census, 1880"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.