Walter Charles Chave

17 July 1885–6 September 1955 (Age 70)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Walter Charles

When Walter Charles Chave was born on 17 July 1885, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, Thomas Cronwall Chave, was 34 and his mother, Ella Clist, was 28. He married Karman Eva Barteaux on 16 November 1931, in Inwood, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States. He lived in Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States in 1900. He died on 6 September 1955, in New York, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Babylon, Suffolk, New York, United States.

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Walter Charles Chave
Karman Eva Barteaux
Marriage: 16 November 1931

Spouse and Children

16 November 1931
Inwood, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Cronwall Chave


    Ella Clist





    Joseph Chave


    William Franklin Chave


    Grace Chave



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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Age 19

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a huntsman, or rather a nickname for an exceptionally skilled huntsman, from Middle English chase ‘hunt’ (Old French chasse, from chasser ‘to hunt’, Latin captare).2 Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a house, probably the occupier of the most distinguished house in the village, from a southern derivative of Latin casa ‘hut’, ‘cottage’, ‘cabin’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Walter C Chave in household of Thomas C Chave, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Walter Charles Chave, "Find A Grave Index"

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