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Charles Cleveland Starr
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1842
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 1922
Jasper County
Indiana, USA

son of Henry Stair & Lydia E. Webb

C.W. veteran
Co. K,87th IN infantry

He married Emma E. Rhoades 23 Aug 1880 Jasper Co., IN

name change from Stair to Starr

children-Fern Baldwin, Floss Barkley

sibling-Mollie Brandom
1/2 brother-Frank White

Charles C. Starr, merchant, is a native of Tippecanoe County, Ind., was born October 6, 1840, and is a son of Henry and Lydia P. (Webb) Starr, the former a native of Botetourt County, Va. Henry Starr was an early settler of Tippecanoe County, where he died when our subject was six years. Old. Charles C. Starr attended the common school, and afterward a high school in Bartholomew County. After working some time on the home farm, he clerked for Mr. Austin. In 1861, he enlisted in the Eight-seventh Indiana Volunteers, but by reason of sickness was discharged ater six months' service. After his return, he became a partner with Mr. Austin, under the firm name of Austin & Starr; this partnership continued one year. In 1863, he married Lucy C. Warner, who died in 1879; he was next married in August, 1881, to Miss Emma E. Rhoades, with an issue of one child, Ferne. In 1864, Mr. Starr engaged in business alone, and now continues the same, with a stock valued at form $5000 to $7000, and does a yearly business of from $25,000 to $35,000.

Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper & Newton Indiana - Historical and Biographical
F. A. Bettey & Co., Publishers. Chicago: 1883
Family links: 
  Henry Stair (1817 - 1846)
  Lydia Webb White (1825 - 1904)
  Lucy Warner Starr (1843 - 1879)
  Emma Rhoades Starr (1858 - 1949)
  Fern Starr Baldwin (1882 - 1953)*
  Charles Cleveland Starr (1842 - 1922)
  Hampton W White (1848 - 1870)**
  John A White (1850 - 1853)**
  Francis M White (1854 - 1929)**
*Calculated relationship
Charles C Stair
Cpl Co K 87 Regt Ind Inf
Civil War
Oct 6 1840 Dec 31 1922
Weston Cemetery
Jasper County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section G, Block 50, Lot 3, Space 1
Created by: Alana Knochel Bauman
Record added: Mar 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107205719
Charles Cleveland Starr
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Charles Cleveland Starr
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Fern Starr was my grandmother.I guess Charles Cleveland Starr was my Great Grand Father. I wish I could have met you both! RIP!
- Jenifer L Baldwin
 Added: Dec. 28, 2014
Rest in eternal peace
- Ann Joscher
 Added: Sep. 9, 2014

- Alana Knochel Bauman
 Added: Apr. 12, 2013

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