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Charles Oscar "Charley" Amrine
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1885
Eureka Springs
Carroll County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1956
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

His father, Jack Tillery, died when he was a small boy. His mother remarried and in his youth took the name of his step-father.

His step-father, Hezekiah Amrine born July 1868 Iowa & his mother, Mary Ann (Moore) Amrine was born November 1864 in Arkansas. 1900 they were farming in Iona, Lyons County, Kansas. They were married about 1891

Charley came to Davenport about 1907 where he had an uncle, Dr Moore. He later came to Harrington where another uncle, John Moore, resided

Charles married Bess B. Froman 14 April 1913 Spokane, Spokane County, Washington. He was a Barber when they married.

He was a Veteran of World War, enlisting in the tank corps of the army in 1918. Tank corpsmen fatalities were high, but Charley preferred to be in a branch of the service which he didn't have to walk. Col Dwight D Eisenhower was his commanding officer. Soon after Charley enlisted the Armistice was signed and he came home

From 1919 to 1920 he worked for Frank Gateley. In 1920 he had his own shop, called the Palm Shop in Harrington. Then in 1925 they moved to Seattle, King County, WA. They lived at Edmonds for a short time, when Mrs. Amrine's father, Tom Froman, lived with them. After his death they returned to Seattle

He died in the Doctor's Hospital in Seattle, where he had been ill about a week.


Their children:
Elaine Amrine DeMouth
Kenneth Donovan Amrine
and
Infant Baby Boy born & died 15 September 1916
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hezekiah Amrine (1868 - 1942)
  Mary Ann Moore Amrine (1864 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie B Froman Amrine (1891 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Kenneth Donovan Amrine (1916 - 1916)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Oscar Amrine (1885 - 1956)
  Milton Joseph Amrine (1892 - 1987)*
  Laura Bell Amrine Fowler (1893 - 1965)*
  Millard Fillmore Amrine (1894 - 1980)*
  Nathan Owen Amrine (1896 - 1956)*
  Rollo Amrine (1899 - 1985)*
  Ora Vernon Amrine (1901 - 1980)*
  Alva Amrine (1902 - 1969)*
  Herman Amrine (1904 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Harrington
Lincoln County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Valerie Timm Adams
Originally Created by: Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
Record added: Mar 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49977911
Charles Oscar Charley Amrine
Added by: Valerie Timm Adams
 
Charles Oscar Charley Amrine
Added by: MrsRichards
 
Charles Oscar Charley Amrine
Added by: Valerie Timm Adams
 
 
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- Kathie L. Webb Blair
 Added: Jun. 6, 2014
Thank you for serving our country in the "War to End All Wars". Rest In Peace in God's Kingdom.
- Kathie L. Webb Blair
 Added: Mar. 16, 2012
Thank you for your sacrifice and service to our great country.
- Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
 Added: Jun. 12, 2010
 
 
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