Charles Edward Crask

7 February 1930–7 November 2015 (Age 85)
Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado, United States

The Life of Charles Edward

When Charles Edward Crask was born on 7 February 1930, in Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado, United States, his father, Herbert Gilbert Crask, was 28 and his mother, Dorothy Ann Tremaine, was 23. He died on 7 November 2015, in Arvada, Jefferson, Colorado, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Denver, Colorado, United States.

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Charles Edward Crask
Dorothy Lea Waldroup

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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1936 · Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Age 6

"Built on property donated by the Broadmoor Art Academy, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center was built in April of 1936. This was in the middle of the """"Gret Deperession"""" and Alice Bemis Tylor funded the project to help employ laborers who were unemployed."
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 25

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): nickname for a lusty man, from Middle English craske ‘fat’, ‘lusty’ ( see Crass ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Crask in household of Jennie Crask, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Edward Crask, "Find A Grave Index"
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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