Charles Rufus Pickrel

Brief Life History of Charles Rufus

When Charles Rufus Pickrel was born on 20 September 1841, in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States, his father, George W Pickrel, was 18 and his mother, Anna Maria Richmond, was 21. He married Mary Ann Smith on 9 July 1863, in Knox, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Beaver Township, York, Nebraska, United States in 1885 and Seward, Seward, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 January 1917, in Seward, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Seward, Seward, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Rufus Pickrel
1841–1917
Mary Ann Smith
1842–1941
Marriage: 9 July 1863
John William Pickrel
1865–1944
Caroline Pickrel
1873–1937
Nellie Bell Pickrel
1868–1932
Harvey Pickrel
1869–1960
Susannah A Pickrel
1876–1899
Charles Pickrel Jr
1877–1902
Josephine Pickrel
1878–1961
George Pickrel
1880–1909
Andrew Clinton Pickrel
1880–1951
James Elliott Pickrel
1883–1933

Sources (23)

  • Charles Pickerel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles Pickrel, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
  • Charles Rufus Pickrel, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1855

Historical Boundaries: 1855: York, Nebraska, United States 1867: York, Nebraska, United States

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Pickerell .

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

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