Carl A. Armstrong

1903–1953 (Age 50)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Carl A.

When Carl A. Armstrong was born in 1903, in Iowa, United States, his father, Tracy Armstrong, was 40 and his mother, Emma Wagner, was 34. He lived in Hardin Township, Hardin, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died in 1953, at the age of 50, and was buried in Union Cemetery, Union, Hardin, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Tracy Armstrong
1863–1922
Emma Wagner
1869–1956
Harry Armstrong
1890–
Earl Ebbon Armstrong
1893–1948
Carl A. Armstrong
1903–1953

Parents and Siblings

    Tracy Armstrong

    Male1863–1922Male

    Female1869–1956Female

siblings

(3)

    Harry Armstrong

    Male1890–Male

    Earl Ebbon Armstrong

    Male1893–1948Male

    Male1903–1953Male

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 0

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 10

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1917

Age 14

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Carl Armstrong in household of Tracy L D Armstrong, "United States Census, 1910"

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