Charles Grubb Nichols

5 April 1903–16 June 1978 (Age 75)
Oconee, Shelby, Illinois, United States

The Life of Charles Grubb

When Charles Grubb Nichols was born on 5 April 1903, in Oconee, Shelby, Illinois, United States, his father, Samuel Oscar Nichols, was 33 and his mother, Dora Grubb, was 33. He married Jeanette Augusta De Vries on 7 August 1930. He lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 16 June 1978, in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States, at the age of 75.

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Charles Grubb Nichols
Jeanette Augusta De Vries
Marriage: 7 August 1930

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7 August 1930
Joliet,, IL, USA

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

Age 2

The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

1 English and Dutch: patronymic from Nichol .2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Chas G Nichols, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charley Nichols in household of S O Nichols, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charley Nichols in household of Samuel Nichols, "United States Census, 1910"

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