Charles Vandingham Overstake

2 March 1864–25 August 1954 (Age 90)
Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio, United States

The Life of Charles Vandingham

When Charles Vandingham Overstake was born on 2 March 1864, in Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio, United States, his father, Samuel Overstake, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Jane Edgington, was 21. He married Rhoda Alice Clark in 1893. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Creek Township, Davis, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Polk Township, Wapello, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 25 August 1954, in Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States, at the age of 90.

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Charles Vandingham Overstake
Rhoda Alice Clark
Marriage: 1893
Nellie S Overstake
Burtha Overstake
Samuel Burton Overstake
Charles William Overstake
Elizabeth Alice Overstake
Ophelia Ethel Overstake

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Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Overstake


    Nancy Jane Edgington





    Mary Elizabeth Overstake


    Willard Jasper Overstake


    Emma Arminda Overstake



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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · The Burtis Opera House

Age 3

The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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Sources (3)

  • Charles V Overstake, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles Overstake, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Overstake, "United States Census, 1900"

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