Charles Waits

February 1886–27 January 1961 (Age 75)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Waits was born in February 1886, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Allen Waits, was 37 and his mother, Mahala Jane Bradley, was 43. He had at least 1 son with Pearl Harrison. He lived in Civil District 11, Greene, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died on 27 January 1961, in Greeneville, Greene, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Charles Waits
1886–1961
Pearl Harrison
1890–
Wilbur A. Waits
1926–1969

Spouse and Children

    Male1886–1961Male

    Pearl Harrison

    Female1890–Female

children

(1)

    Wilbur A. Waits

    Male1926–1969Male

Parents and Siblings

    Allen Waits

    Male1848–1911Male

    Mahala Jane Bradley

    Female1842–1910Female

siblings

(9)

    William Gilbert Waits

    Male1867–1938Male

    Lewis B Waits

    Male1870–1928Male

    Seba M M Waits

    Female1872–Female

    Corrie E I Waits

    Female1873–Female

    George Alexander Waits

    Male1874–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 20

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Waite .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Waits in household of Allen W Waits, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles Waits in household of Allen Waits, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charles Edward Waits, "Tennessee Death Records, 1914-1963"

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