Charles Henry Church, Jr.

7 December 1900–April 1986 (Age 85)
Ohio, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Church, Jr. was born on 7 December 1900, in Ohio, West Virginia, United States, his father, Charles Henry Church, was 26 and his mother, Eva Glessner, was 20. He married Arrietta Gay Vanscoy in 1920, in Taylor, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Flemington, Taylor, West Virginia, United States in 1930 and Triadelphia District, Ohio, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died in April 1986, in Triadelphia, Ohio, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Church, Jr.
Arrietta Gay Vanscoy
Marriage: 1920
Gertrude A Church
Vonda V Church
Sanford W Church
Bernice M Church
Charles R Church

Spouse and Children

Taylor, West Virginia, United States


    Gertrude A Church


    Vonda V Church


    Sanford W Church


    Bernice M Church


    Charles R Church


Parents and Siblings





    Lena Loretta Church


    Albert G Church


    Alberta Grace Church


World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic surname for someone who lived near a church. The word comes from Old English cyrice, ultimately from medieval Greek kyrikon, for earlier kyriakōn (dōma) ‘(house) of the Lord’, from kyrios ‘lord’.2 Translation of German Kirch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles H Church, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles A Church, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Church Jr. in household of Charles H Church, "United States Census, 1910"

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