Charles Leroy Tillotson

Male6 June 1918–1 May 2000

Brief Life History of Charles Leroy

When Charles Leroy Tillotson was born on 6 June 1918, in Derby, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Marion Tillotson, was 22 and his mother, Fayth Genevieve Forristall, was 20. He lived in Rockford Township, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States in 1930. He died on 1 May 2000, in Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Fayetteville National Cemetery, Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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Charles Leroy Tillotson
1918–2000
Evelyne Josephine Hirt
1916–1995

Sources (12)

  • Charles L Tillotson in household of Charles M Tillotson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Leroy Tillotson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 4

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.

1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): metronymic from the Middle English female personal name Tillot (see Tillett ) + -son ‘son of Tillot’.

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

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