Charles Lacey Robert

11 April 1899–1 October 1968 (Age 69)
Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles Lacey

When Charles Lacey Robert was born on 11 April 1899, in Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States, his father, Alva Sims Roberts, was 34 and his mother, Cora May Weeks, was 33. He married Gertrude L Bolton on 17 May 1920, in Indiana, United States. He died on 1 October 1968, in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States, at the age of 69.

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Charles Lacey Robert
Gertrude L Bolton
Marriage: 17 May 1920

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17 May 1920
Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 7

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

A name derived from the Old German names Ruadpert or Ruopreht, from "rat-brecht," illustrious in counsel or illustrious councilor. Nicknames are Rob, Bob, Bobby, Hobb, Dobb, Dobbie, and Dobby. Raibert is a Gaelic form of Robert. Robiers is an Anglo-Norman form of the name. Robertina is a female name derived from Robert. Robin is a diminutive of Rob, a nickname of Robert. Robina is a female name formed from Robert or perhaps contracted from Robertina. Roibeart is a Gaelic form of Robert. Rupert is etymologically the same name as Robert.

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Sources (1)

  • Charles L Robert in household of Alva S Robert, "United States Census, 1900"

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