Charles Robert Bickerton

M, #8198, b. 17 April 1883
     Charles Robert Bickerton was born on 17 April 1883 at Pennsylvania, USA.1 He was the son of Richard Watson Bickerton and Elizabeth J Davis. He married Laura Belle Briggs at Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA, on 23 May 1906.2 Charles Robert Bickerton was an engineer.
He was listed as head of household in the 1910 US census at Dravosburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA. Those recorded in the household were: Charles R. Bickerton, head; Laura Bickerton, wife; Bernice Bickerton, daughter.3
He was drafted into military service on 12 September 1918 at Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA.4 He was a telephone repairman.
He was listed as head of household in the 1920 US census at 5th Precinct, North Versailles township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA. Those recorded in the household were: Charles Bickerton, head; Laura Bickerton, wife; Bernice Bickerton, daughter; Walter Bickerton, son.5
He was a wireman.
He was listed as head of household in the 1930 US census at Wilmerding, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA. Those recorded in the household were: Charles R Bickerton, head; Laura B Bickerton, wife; Berenice L Bickerton, daughter; Walter J (sic) Bickerton, son.6

He was listed as head of household in the 1940 US census at Ward 1, Wilmerding, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA. Those recorded in the household were: Charles Bickerton, head; Laura Bickerton, wife.7

Citations

  1. [S6874] Charles Robert Bickerton, , "Name: Charles Robert Bickerton. Event Type: Draft Registration. Event Date: 1917-1918. Event Place: Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. Gender: Male. Birth Date: 17 Apr 1883. Birthplace: United States. Citizenship Place: United States."
  2. [S6764] Betty Coldren, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Betty Coldren of Pennsylvania, USA.
  3. [S6870] 1910, United States Census, "Bickerton Charles R., head, male, white, age 27, married once, 4 years married, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Pennsylvania, able to speak English, engineer, steel mill, working on own account, not out of work on April 15 1910, 0 weeks out of work during 1909, able to read, able to write, home rented, house, resident in Dravosburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania."
  4. [S6874] Charles Robert Bickerton, , "REGISTRATION CARD
    Name: Charles Robert Bickerton. Permanent Home Address: Turtle Creek. Age: 35 years. Date of Birth: April 17 1883. Race: White. U.S. Citizen: Native born. Present Occupation: Wireman. Employer's Name: We. D. M. Ca. Place of Employment: East Pgh, Allegheny, Pa. Nearest Relative: Wife Laura, Turtle Creek. I affirm that I have verified the above answers and that they are true, Charles Robert Bickerton. Height: Tall. Build: -. Color of eyes: Brown. Color of Hair: dark. Y A Cline Registrar. Date of Registration: Sep 12 - 1918."
  5. [S6871] 1920, United States Census, "Bickerton Charles, head 1, home rented, male, white, age 36, married, able to read, able to write, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Pennsylvania, able to speak English, telephone repairman, electrical work, salary or wage worker, resident in North Versailles township, precinct 5, Allegheny, Pennsylvania."
  6. [S6872] 1930, United States Census, "Bickerton Charles R, head, home rented, monthly rent 45, not living on a farm, male, white, age 46, married, age at first marriage 21, not attended school or college any time since Sept 1, 1929, able to read and write, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Pennsylvania, able to speak English, Machine Hand, Electric Mfg Co, W, at work yesterday, not a veteran of U.S. military or naval forces, resident in Wilmerding, Allegheny, Pennsylvania."
  7. [S6873] 1940, United States Census, "Home owned, not living on a farm, Bickerton Charles, head, male, white, age 56, married, not attended school or college any time since March 1, 1940, highest grade of school completed C-1, born in Pennsylvania, living in same house on April 1, 1935, at work for pay during week of March 24-30, 40 hours worked during week of March 24-30, 1940, engineer, radio station, PW, 52 weeks worked in 1939, 2500 wages received, did not receive income of $50 or more from sources other than wages, resident in Ward 1, Wilmerding, Allegheny, Pennsylvania."