CHARLES APPLEGATE

5 July 1925–14 November 2007 (Age 82)
Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States

The Life of CHARLES

When CHARLES APPLEGATE was born on 5 July 1925, in Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States, his father, Brack Applegate, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Story, was 19. He died on 14 November 2007, in Brevard, Florida, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Brack Applegate
1897–1980
Elizabeth Story
1906–1964
CHARLES APPLEGATE
1925–2007
Lula Mae Applegate
–1935
JOHN LESLIE APPLEGATE
1928–1977

Parents and Siblings

    Male1897–1980Male

    Elizabeth Story

    Female1906–1964Female

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World Events (8)

1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 1

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1941 · Florida Involvement in World War II

Age 16

Similar to the first World War, Florida's location and temperature served as an ideal location for military training; in fact, Florida would end up having 172 military installations. As a result of World War II growth, Camp Blanding became the fourth largest city in Florida, capable of housing over 55,000 soldiers. Many Floridians sacrificed their lives among other Americans to win the war; it's estimated that about 3,000 U.S. deaths were from Floridian troops.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 22

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Northern English: extremely common variant of Applegarth , in which the less familiar final element has been assimilated to the northern Middle English word gate ‘road’ or to modern English gate.

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

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