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World War I Soldier flag    Charles William  CYRUS

  (b. 19 August 1893Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA   d. 3 February 1951Fairfield, Connecticut, USA )  
Age: 57
Cause of Death: Cirrhosis of the liver
Summary: Charles William CYRUS was born 19 August 1893 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. Charles William CYRUS was the child of Karl (Karil) Oscar CYRUS and Matlida "Tillie" Louise GIMLICH and the grandchild of: (maternal)  Jacob C GIMLICH and Louisa Ellen FEIGE

He married  Alice WINDSOR 20 September 1919 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Alice WINDSOR  was born 5 July 1896 in , Connecticut, USA .  She died 19 May 1993 in Fairfield, Connecticut, USA . 

Charles William CYRUS died 3 February 1951 in Fairfield, Connecticut, USA.

Occupation: Hotel Manager

Fought in WWI. Worked at Stratford Hotel in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Manager of the Biltmore in Providence, Rhode Island.

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Charles William CYRUS married flag  Alice WINDSOR-- Date: 20 September 1919 Place: Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
married at Trinity Episcopal Church, Bridgeport, Connecticut

Miss Alice Windsor marriage to Charles Cyrus be celebrated next week.
(can't see the rest)

Bridgeport Standard Telegram
Bridgeport, Connecticut
September 9, 1919

flag  Carolyn Louise CYRUS (b.26 February 1921, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA  d. 19 July 1992, Springfield, Vermont, USA)
m. Keith Franklyn BROWN 24 June 1950

flag   Charles Windsor CYRUS (b.15 June 1924, , Connecticut, USA  d. 17 May 2001, Merritt Island, Florida, USA)
m. Priscilla May GREENE June 1948
m. Joan C MORGAN 1 May 1971

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Charles William CYRUS - Name:	Charles W Cyrus
Birth Year:	abt 1894
Age:	23
City:	Bridgeport Connecticut,
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Charles William CYRUS - Name:	Charles William Cyrus
Gender:	Male
Race:	White
Birth Date:	19 Aug 1893
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Charles William CYRUS - The Bridgeport Telegram
Bridgeport, Connecticut
March 19, 1924
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19 August 1893
Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA

1893 Baptism
Cyrus, Charles William

b. 19 Aug 1893
baptised 2 Oct 1893

witnesses: Jacob Gemlich and...

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USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.
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1900 Hazelwood Ave., Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut
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USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.
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USA 1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan

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June...

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USA 1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile. - September 27, 1908

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USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act. - December 23, 1913

Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Directory, 1914
Name: Charles W Cyrus
Residence Year: 1914
Street Address: 32 Hazelwood av
Residence...

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
President Wilson Acts on Joint Resolution of Congress
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USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14. - May 30, 1916

1917 Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut
Charles William Cyrus
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b. August 19, 1893 in Bridgeport,...

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1919 Marriage / Partner
Charles William CYRUS and Alice WINDSOR 20 September 1919, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA

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1920 Fairfield County, Connecticut
name: Charles W Cyrus
residence: , Fairfield, Connecticut
estimated birth...

Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Directory, 1920
Name: Charles W Cyrus
Residence Year: 1920
Street Address: 32 Hazelwood av
Residence...

1921 Birth of Child
Carolyn Louise CYRUS was born 26 February 1921, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Directory, 1923
Name: Charles W Cyrus
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1923
Street Address: 65 Rusling...

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Every native-born Indian in this country is...

1924 Birth of Child
Charles Windsor CYRUS was born 15 June 1924, , Connecticut, USA
27 Jun 1925, Pittsfield Wedding of Mary Louise Bennett and Charles Benjamin Aycrigg
Living in Bridgeport, Conn. in 1925
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USA 1933 - December 5 – The 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution is passed, repealing Prohibition.
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Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Directory, 1935
Name: Charles W Cyrus
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1935
Street Address: 65 Rusling...

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By Robert...

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USA 1935 - September 30 - Roosevelt Dedicates Boulder Dam (later to be known as Hoover Dam)
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USA 1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States. - October 24, 1938

1939 Providence
Living in Providence in 1939, according to his mother's obituary

USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

April 30, 1939

World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

September 1, 1939

1940 Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
name: Charles W Cyrus
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event: Census
event year: 1940
event place: Ward 1,...

World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

May 10, 1940

USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law. - January 13, 1941

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Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Directory, 1947
Name: Charles W Cyrus
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1947
Residence Place: Bridgeport,...

World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council. - February 25, 1947

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World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon

World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China
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"Naming himself head of state, communist...

USA 1950 - January 31 - President Harry S. Truman orders the development of the hydrogen bomb, in response to the detonation of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb in 1949 - January 31, 1950

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1951 Death
First Name: Charles
Middle Name: W
Last Name: Cyrus
Gender: Male
Death Date: Feb 3,...

Charles is buried at: Mountain Grove Cemetery
215 Dewey Street

Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
Section 1, Lot 240
Added: 5/8/2008 12:00:00 AM

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