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Charles Oliver Handwork
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1851
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1924
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA

Charles Oliver died in West Bradford Township. His age varies on different documents. I've settled on his Birth Year of 1851; mainly because his brother, Morris Cadwallader Handwork was born 4 Mar 1850, (he is aged 10 on the 1860 U.S. Census) and Oliver couldn't have been born 14 Jul 1850!

The closest document I believe to be most correct is the 22 Jun 1860 U.S. Federal Census, Loags, West Nantmeal Township, Chester Co., PA. It states he is aged eight (8) years, which means he would turn aged nine that July.

Therefore, I believe the Birth Year of "1850" as carved into the Memorial Monolith pictured here, is incorrect.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Handwork (1821 - 1892)
  Elizabeth Cadwallader Handwork (1820 - 1892)
 
 Siblings:
  Morris Cadwallader Handwork (1850 - 1919)*
  Charles Oliver Handwork (1851 - 1924)
  William Henry Handwork (1853 - 1853)*
  Townsand Evans Handwork (1858 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elverson Methodist Cemetery
Elverson
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Janet*Handwork-Parker/Me...
Originally Created by: Gina Reardon-Gaddis
Record added: Aug 31, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21272495
Charles Oliver Handwork
Added by: Gina Reardon-Gaddis
 
Charles Oliver Handwork
Added by: Dan Oh
 
Charles Oliver Handwork
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Added by: Neil D Scheidt
 
 
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