Charles William Pullen

Male9 November 1925–22 February 2013

Brief Life History of Charles William

When Charles William Pullen was born on 9 November 1925, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, his father, Dwight French Pullen, was 29 and his mother, Marie D Krueger, was 31. He lived in Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Supervisorial District 1, Coconino, Arizona, United States in 1940. He died on 22 February 2013, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Dwight French Pullen
1896–1978
Marie D Krueger
1894–1973
Robert Dwight Pullen
1924–1924
Charles William Pullen
1925–2013
Virginia Pullen
1929–2013

Sources (11)

  • Charles Pullen in household of Dwight F Pullen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charles William Pullen - birth: 9 November 1925; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States
  • Charles William Pullen, "Arizona, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (3)

World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

1929

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 23

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English polein, Old French poulain, Anglo-Norman French pulein ‘foal, colt’.

English: variant of Pullum .

Dutch and German: patronymic from Pul, a variant of Pol 2.

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

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