Charles Michael Schimpf

4 December 1920–10 February 2003 (Age 82)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Charles Michael

When Charles Michael Schimpf was born on 4 December 1920, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles M Schimpf, was 36 and his mother, Gertrude A Woelfel, was 32. He married Elizabeth Hill on 11 August 1944, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He died on 10 February 2003, in Levittown, Bristol Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82.

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Charles Michael Schimpf
Elizabeth Hill
Marriage: 11 August 1944

Spouse and Children

11 August 1944
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Charles M Schimpf


    Gertrude A Woelfel




World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 22

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for a humorous or playful person, from Middle High German schimpf ‘sport’, ‘play’, ‘amusement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Schimpf in household of Gertrude Schimpf, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Schimpf in household of Charles Schimpf, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles M Schimpf, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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