Charley Lee Polk

14 September 1903–11 February 1969 (Age 65)
Union, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Charley Lee

When Charley Lee Polk was born on 14 September 1903, in Union, North Carolina, United States, his father, Ralph Buckston Polk, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Small, was 28. He married Lillian Widenhouse on 18 June 1933, in Union, North Carolina, United States. He lived in Goose Creek Township, Union, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died on 11 February 1969, in Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Carolina Memorial Park, Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charley Lee Polk
Lillian Widenhouse
Marriage: 18 June 1933

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 June 1933Union, North Carolina, United States
  • Parents and Siblings



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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched
    Age 13
    South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 20
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: shortened form of Pollock .Sorbian (Półk and Pólk): probably from a short form of a personal name based on Old Slavic plъkъ ‘crowd, army’ (see Polka 3).East German (of Slavic origin): variant of Polke .

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Charles L Polk in household of R Buck Polk, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Charlie Lee Polk in household of Ralph Polk, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Mr Charles L Polk, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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