Charlie Elmer Parmenter

29 September 1875–28 January 1960 (Age 84)
Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Charlie Elmer

When Charlie Elmer Parmenter was born on 29 September 1875, in Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Permenter, was 29 and his mother, Laura Virginia Wilson, was 22. He married Eura Dell Jones Hill on 7 September 1898, in Obion, Obion, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in St. Francis, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Civil District 1, Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 28 January 1960, in Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States.

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Charlie Elmer Parmenter
Eura Dell Jones Hill
Marriage: 7 September 1898
Clarence Oram Parmenter
Novella Parmenter
Ruby Mae Parmenter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 September 1898Obion, Obion, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 1
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
    1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic
    Age 3
    When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 23
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English parmenter, parminter ‘tailor’ (Old French parementier, from Late Latin parmentarius), which could denote not only a tailor but also a maker of facings and trimmings or a furrier.Possibly also an altered form of French (and Walloon and Flemish) Parmentier , a cognate of 1 above. Compare Permenter .

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

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    Sources (21)

    • Charles E Permenter in household of T J Permenter, "United States Census, 1880"
    • C E Parmenter, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
    • Charlie Elmer Parmenter, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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