Oliver Childs Topky

1870–1969 (Age 99)
Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States

The Life of Oliver Childs

When Oliver Childs Topky was born on 23 June 1870, in Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States, his father, Henry Joseph Topky, was 33 and his mother, Harriet Jane Childs, was 31. He married Julia Cooper on 4 September 1895, in Ashtabula, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Saybrook, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States in 1920. He died on 27 July 1969, in Ashtabula, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States, at the age of 99.

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Oliver Childs Topky
Julia Cooper
Marriage: 4 September 1895
Laura Josephine Topky

Spouse & Children

4 September 1895
Ashtabula, Ohio, United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Laura E. Topky


  • Hattie A. Topky


  • John Birkle Topky


  • John B. Topky


  • Male1870–1969Male

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (3)

  • Oliver C Topky in household of Henry J Topky, "United States Census, 1880"
  • O C Topky, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Oliver C Topky, "United States Census, 1920"

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