|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1871|
|Death: ||Aug. 25, 1951|
Son of Charles Samuel and Ida Adelaide Eddy Cleaver. Grandson of Charles and Mary Brookes Cleaver. Nephew (not grandson) of artist Samuel Marsden and Julia Beldon Jones Brookes.
Great Grandson of Charles and Jane Barker Cleaver.
Obituary Chicago Daily Tribune Tuesday, October 2, 1951
Charles A. Cleaver
Memorial services will be held for Charles A. Cleaver, consulting civil engineer, at 11 a.m. Saturday in Oak Woods cemetery. Cleaver, a former Chicagoan, died Aug. 25 in Springfirld, O., after a long illness. His great-grandfather, Samuel M. Brooks (nephew of Samuel Marsden Brookes), an artist, and grandfather, Charles Cleaver, came to Chicago in 1833. Brooks was said to have been the first man to bring a piano to Chicago. Cleaver st. is named for his grandfather, who had a soap and candle factory there. Surviving are his widow, Gertrude K. (KING), and two sisters, Mrs. E. Harley Bickford of Deming, N.M., and Mrs. Harold F. White of Chicago.
Oak Woods Cemetery
Plot: Section B, Division 1, Lot 51
Created by: Janice Buchanan
Record added: Aug 26, 2000
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