William Charles H Kaufman

2 December 1890–May 1964 (Age 73)
Riddlesburg, Broad Top Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of William Charles H

When William Charles H Kaufman was born on 2 December 1890, in Riddlesburg, Broad Top Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Isaac Kaufman, was 32 and his mother, Christiana Jones, was 25. He married Rachel Elda Mitchell on 9 September 1915, in Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Windber, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Windber, Windber, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died in May 1964, in Geistown, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73.

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William Charles H Kaufman
Rachel Elda Mitchell
Marriage: 9 September 1915
Luella Bessie Kaufman
Roxie Mae Kaufman
Charles William Kaufman
Robert Clarence Kauffman
John Leroy Kaufman
William Mitchell Kaufman
Richard Elwood Kaufman
Elda Louise Kaufman
Dorothy Jean Kaufman
Harry Louis Kaufman
James R Kaufman

Spouse and Children

9 September 1915
Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States



    Roxie Mae Kaufman


    Charles William Kaufman


    Robert Clarence Kauffman


    John Leroy Kaufman


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Christiana Jones




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 15

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 Respelling of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Kaufmann .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Kaufman, Yiddish koyfman, meaning ‘merchant’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles W Kaufman in household of Samuel Helsel, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William Kaufman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Kaufman, "United States Census, 1930"

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