7.2172 Charles Wallace DARWIN

7.2172 Charles Wallace DARWIN

Male 1928 - 2014  (86 years)

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  • Name Charles Wallace DARWIN 
    Title 7.2172 
    Born 25 May 1928  Gaffney, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    World War II Service Sep 1944  US Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Port Deposit, Cecil County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Enlisted in US Navy for the duration. 
    World War II Service 16 Jan 1945  U-248 sinking Find all individuals with events at this location 
    USS Varian engaged in sinking of U-248 
    World War II Service 24 Apr 1945  U-546 sinking Find all individuals with events at this location 
    USS Varian engaged in sinking of U-546 
    World War II Service 12 May 1945  U-805 capture Find all individuals with events at this location 
    On 12 May, Varian rendezvoused with U-805, and a party from the destroyer escort, led by Lt. (jg.) Earle D. Stevenson, USNR, boarded the submarine and brought her to the east coast. 
    Occupation 1954  Atlanta, Fulton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Opened Bona Allen Restaurant at 133 Luckie Street, Atlanta NW 
    Occupation 1956  Cocoa Beach, Brevard County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Opened Darwin's Restaurant to cater for construction workers at Cape Caneveral Missile Base 
    Occupation 1958  Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Opened Skateland in King Street 
    Died 23 Jun 2014  Asheville, Buncombe County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 28 Jun 2014  Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Enka, Buncombe County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Delayed Birth Certificate 2827
    Person ID I2223  DARUSA | Descendants of William Darwin
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2017 

    Father Henry Earl DARWIN,   b. 20 Apr 1898, York County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Aug 1961, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Estelle GREEN,   b. 12 May 1906, Henson Creek, Avery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1941, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married Abt 1922  Cherokee County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • date and place of marriage not certain
    Family ID F0178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Loraine MYERS,   b. 17 Sep 1924, Asheville, Buncombe County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 2006, Burnsville, Yancey County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1947 
    Divorced Nov 1969  Asheville, Buncombe County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 7 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F4551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Francis MILLER,   b. 4 Jul 1925, Marshall, Madison County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 2009, Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 7 Mar 1970  Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Timothy Oran GRANA
    +2. Francis Karen DARWIN
     3. Elizabeth Darlene DARWIN
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F0179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 May 1928 - Gaffney, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWorld War II Service - Enlisted in US Navy for the duration. - Sep 1944 - US Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Port Deposit, Cecil County, MD Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWorld War II Service - USS Varian engaged in sinking of U-248 - 16 Jan 1945 - U-248 sinking Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWorld War II Service - USS Varian engaged in sinking of U-546 - 24 Apr 1945 - U-546 sinking Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWorld War II Service - On 12 May, Varian rendezvoused with U-805, and a party from the destroyer escort, led by Lt. (jg.) Earle D. Stevenson, USNR, boarded the submarine and brought her to the east coast. - 12 May 1945 - U-805 capture Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Opened Bona Allen Restaurant at 133 Luckie Street, Atlanta NW - 1954 - Atlanta, Fulton County, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Opened Darwin's Restaurant to cater for construction workers at Cape Caneveral Missile Base - 1956 - Cocoa Beach, Brevard County, FL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Opened Skateland in King Street - 1958 - Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - Nov 1969 - Asheville, Buncombe County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Mar 1970 - Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jun 2014 - Asheville, Buncombe County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 28 Jun 2014 - Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Enka, Buncombe County, NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Charles W. Darwin
    Charles W. Darwin
    ca. 1944, on board USS Varian

    Documents
    1970: Marriage of Charles W. Darwin and Francis Miller
    1970: Marriage of Charles W. Darwin and Francis Miller
    Charleston, South Carolina: 7 March 1970

  • Sources 
    1. [S359] LOC: SC-CH: 1970 Marriage of Charles W. Darwin and Francis Miller.