Van Gundy Family Tree

Notes for Charles Earl "Charlie" VAN GUNDY

See Pearl Wiley's bio & 2nd marriage info under the Neaves line.

Residences & events:

5/9/1891 Grade averages for Ocean Wave students were posted in the Herald Dispatch of Decatur, IL. Charley VanGundy had a 78. A note says some students started school late and didn't have time to prepare for the exam.

11/19/1892 The newspaper reported that Charlie, as one of the scholars attending the Ocean Wave school in the past month, was among those who had not missed a day.

Decatur, Macon Co, IL where Charles worked at the Weare Mfg Co.

9/12/1918 1385 W Wood, Decatur, Macon Co, IL was his address when he registered for the military. He listed his mother as nearest relative, same address. He was 35 years old and described as tall and stout with blue eyes and light brown hair.

1919 CA He moved west with his parents and sister.

1920 Long Beach, Los Angeles Co, CA. The census said Charles was 35 years old, "Beatris" V was 21, they had no children and Charles was without occupation at that time.

Some say he was born in 1884 but the date posted is from military records.

He divorced 3rd wife, Nancy in 1963-64.

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