Carl Antone Dicke

27 August 1894–5 August 1974 (Age 79)
Healdsburg, Sonoma, California, United States

The Life of Carl Antone

When Carl Antone Dicke was born on 27 August 1894, in Healdsburg, Sonoma, California, United States, his father, Joseph Dicke, was 33 and his mother, Elisabeth Busch, was 29. He lived in Knights Valley Township, Sonoma, California, United States in 1900 and Healdsburg Judicial Township, Sonoma, California, United States in 1910. He died on 5 August 1974, in Santa Rosa, Sonoma, California, United States, at the age of 79.

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Joseph Dicke
Elisabeth Busch
Elizabeth Dicke
Philip Daniel Dicke
George Godfrey Dicke
Carl Antone Dicke
Frederick "Fred" William Dicke

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Dicke


    Elisabeth Busch




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 12

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Variant spelling of Dick .2 German: topographic name for someone who lived by a dike, from the dative case (originally preceded by a preposition) of Middle Low German dīk ‘dike’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carl Dickie in household of Joseph Dickie, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carl Dicke in household of Joseph Dicke, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Carl Dicke in household of Joseph Dicke, "United States Census, 1910"

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