Charles Joseph Garfield Sr

1926–2006 (Age 80)
Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Charles Joseph

When Charles Joseph Garfield Sr was born on 7 May 1926, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, his father, John Garfield Sr, was 38 and his mother, Mary Margaret Kish, was 27. He married Delores Jean Hug about August 1948. He died on 27 May 2006, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Graceland Park Cemetery, South Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Joseph Garfield Sr
Delores Jean Hug
Marriage: about August 1948

Spouse & Children

about August 1948

Parents & Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1944 · Congress Passes the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Project

Age 18

The Flood Control Act of 1944 was passed and would later be called the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. It was named after the authors of the program Lewis A. Pick and William Glenn Sloan. It began as two separate plans but they both had the idea for an irrigation system that would help with the flooding of the Missouri River.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 21

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, generally from a field name denoting a triangular area, Old English gāra ( see Gore ) at the corner of an open field after rectangular furlongs had been laid out.2 Jewish: Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Charles Garfield in household of John Garfield, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Garfield in household of John Garfield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Sr in entry for Delores J Garfield, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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