Charles "Karl" Frederick "Fred" Boesel Jr

Brief Life History of Charles "Karl" Frederick "Fred"

When Charles "Karl" Frederick "Fred" Boesel Jr was born on 22 December 1878, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Charles "Chas" Frederick "Fred" Boesel Sr, was 29 and his mother, Caroline Weber, was 28. He married Anna Josephine Louise Kahre on 10 August 1902, in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 16 November 1964, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Bellefontaine Neighbors, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles "Karl" Frederick "Fred" Boesel Jr
1878–1964
Anna Josephine Louise Kahre
1877–1958
Marriage: 10 August 1902
Leonia Baesel
1905–2004
Elmer H Boesel
1908–1971
Florence Grace Boesel
1911–2006
Charles Frederick Boesel III
1914–1982
Marguerite R Boesel
1917–2006
Virginia Boesel
1920–

Sources (16)

  • Charles Boesel, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Karl Boesel - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Karl Boesel
  • Charles Fred Boesel, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz.

German (Bösel):

habitational name from either of two places called Bösel, near Oldenburg or Lüneburg.

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

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