Charles Melvin Eckel

10 August 1920–27 January 1989 (Age 68)
Flora, Clay, Illinois, United States

The Life of Charles Melvin

When Charles Melvin Eckel was born on 10 August 1920, in Flora, Clay, Illinois, United States, his father, Robert Lester Eckel, was 23 and his mother, Clara Lola Winchester, was 17. He lived in Louisville, Clay, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 27 January 1989, in Palatine, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Arlington Heights, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Robert Lester Eckel
Clara Lola Winchester
Charles Melvin Eckel
Robert E Eckel
Carl E Eckel

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    Robert E Eckel


    Carl E Eckel


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 5

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of the personal name Eckehard ( see Eckert ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Charles M Eckel in household of Robert L Eckel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles M Eckel, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994"

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