Charles Henry Ransom

15 March 1888–28 November 1949 (Age 61)
Lawrenceburg, Dearborn, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Ransom was born on 15 March 1888, in Lawrenceburg, Dearborn, Indiana, United States, his father, Bushfield M. Ransom, was 28 and his mother, Agnes Elizabeth Lamkin, was 18. He lived in Lawrenceburg, Lawrenceburg Township, Dearborn, Indiana Territory, United States in 1900 and Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 28 November 1949, in Campbell, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Bushfield M. Ransom
1859–1930
Agnes Elizabeth Lamkin
1869–1923
Charles Henry Ransom
1888–1949
Frank William Ransom
1891–1970
Russell Henry Ransom
1893–1975
Agnes K Ransom
1896–1925
Raymond C Ransom
1903–1971
Albert E L Ransom
1909–1911

Parents and Siblings

    Bushfield M. Ransom

    Male1859–1930Male

    Agnes Elizabeth Lamkin

    Female1869–1923Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 4

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Anglia): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Rand(e) ( see Rand 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles H Ransom in household of Buchfield M Ransom, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charles H Ransom in household of Bushfield Ransom, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles H Ransom, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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