Robert Charles Scank

16 March 1898–12 January 1979 (Age 80)
Tuxedo, Orange, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Charles

When Robert Charles Scank was born on 16 March 1898, in Tuxedo, Orange, New York, United States, his father, Charles A Scank, was 33 and his mother, May Chase, was 27. He married Gladys Elizabeth Martin on 22 April 1918, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1930 and Woodbridge Township, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died on 12 January 1979, in Edison, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Robert Charles Scank
Gladys Elizabeth Martin
Marriage: 22 April 1918
Emma May Scank
Betty Scank
Dorothy Scank
Robert Stewart Scank
William Charles Scank
Alice Eileen Scank
Gladys Ruth Scank
Violet May Scank

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 2
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
Age 5
The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.
Age 22
The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Scanca, the hollow bone of the leg, the shank

Sources (7)

  • Robert Scank in household of Charles Scank, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert C Scank, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert Scauk, "United States Census, 1930"

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