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Charles Amos Finley
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1886
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 19, 1960

Charles appears on the 1900 Census with his parents, James and Janett.


WWI Draft Registration Card
First Registration

(Side 1)
1. Name in full: CHARLES AMOS FINLEY
age in years: 30
2. Home address: Vilas, Colorado
3. Date of birth: September 18, 1886
4. Are you (1) a natural-born citizen, (2) a naturalized citizen, (3) an alien, (4) or have you declared your intention (specify which): 4 natural born
5. Where were you born: Prairie Center, Kansas
6. If not a citizen, of what country are you a citizen or subject:
7. What is your present trade, occupation, or office: Farming
8. By whom employed: myself Where employed: on homestead near Vilas
9. Have you a father, mother, wife, child under 12, or a sister or brother under 12, solely dependent on you for support (specify which): Sister - partially
10. Married or single (which): Single Race (specify which): Caucasian
11. What military service have you had: None Rank - branch - years - nation or state
12. Do you claim exemption from draft (specify grounds): Yes, Kidney trouble
signature or mark of registrant: (signature)

(Side 2)
* Tall, medium or short (specify which): Tall
* Slender, medium or stout (which): Medium
* Color of eyes: Blueish Brown
* Color of hair: Dark
* Bald: No
* Has person lost arm, leg, hand, foot, or both eyes, or is he otherwise disabled (specify): None
Signature of Registrar: (Will Spurgeon)
Precinct: Pct 3
City or county: Baca
State: Colorado
Date of registration: June 9th 1917
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Finley (1832 - 1902)
  Janett McClaren Finley (1848 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillas Mae Finley (1904 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Cecil I Finley (1925 - 1990)*
  Robert McLaren Finley (1927 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  William James Burgess (1864 - 1943)**
  Elizabeth Mary Finley (1867 - 1888)*
  Harriet Finley Gottstein (1869 - 1929)*
  John Gawn Finley (1871 - 1929)*
  Anna Finley (1873 - 1963)*
  Phebe Matilda Finley Edmondson (1875 - 1954)*
  Sarah Temperance Finley Hill (1878 - 1963)*
  Infant Finley (1878 - 1878)*
  Robert Clarence Finley (1881 - 1943)*
  Rhoda Letitia Finley Black (1883 - 1949)*
  Charles Amos Finley (1886 - 1960)
  Clemmons Christopher Finley (1888 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
KANSAS
PVT 299 AERO PROV SVC SQ
WORLD WAR I (military)

PA (civilian)
 
Note: 299 AERO PROVISIONAL SERVICE SQUADRON?
 
Burial:
Gardner Cemetery
Gardner
Johnson County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: SMG
Record added: Dec 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32150354
Charles Amos Finley
Added by: Heather Zell Bosley
 
Charles Amos Finley
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Charles Amos Finley
Added by: SMG
 
 
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- SMG
 Added: Feb. 5, 2011
 
 
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