Aug. 28, 1871 Gallatin Daviess County Missouri, USA
May 11, 1946 Des Moines Polk County Iowa, USA
He was a railroad engineer. He was chosen to be the engineer on the campaign train for Pres. Hayes though parts of Iowa. On 20 May 1896 in Chariton, Lucas, Iowa, he married Olive Belle McKlveen. They had two children: Isabel Childs and Robert McKlveen Childs.