Charles Melton

28 March 1909–May 1985 (Age 76)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Melton was born on 28 March 1909, in Illinois, United States, his father, Edward E Melton, was 33 and his mother, Daisy A Rector, was 28. He lived in Webber Township, Jefferson, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Atwood, Douglas, Illinois, United States in 1998. He died in May 1985, at the age of 76, and was buried in Effingham, Effingham, Illinois, United States.

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Charles Melton
1909–1985
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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 1
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America
Age 1
When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1929
Age 20
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English (northern): habitational name from any of various places, for example in Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, and Yorkshire, all of which have the same origin as Middleton , with Old English middel replaced by its Old Norse equivalent methal after the Scandinavian settlement of northern and eastern England.

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

Possible Related Names

Middleton

Sources (4)

  • Charles Melton in household of Ed Milton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles Melton in household of Edd E Melton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles Melton, "Find A Grave Index"

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