- Born: 1897, Pennsylvania
- Marriage: Ella M. Helms in 1923 in Philadelphia, PA
- Died: 5 Nov 1940, Philadelphia, PA at age 43
- Buried: 9 Nov 1940, Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Delaware Co., PA
Cause of his death was Inquest Pending.
The WWI Draft Registration Card for Charles Scanlon records his date of birth as October 29, 1895 in Philadelphia, PA. His current address is 2116 S. Rosewood, Philadelphia, PA which is similar to the address listed for the family in the 1910 census ... see general notes on his father, George Scanlon. Charles is single and working for the Atlantic Refining Company.
The 1920 Federal Census for Philadelphia, PA, Ward 48 (ED# 1814, page 83B, dated January 31, 1920) records Charles Scanlan (25 - PA/PA/PA) living with his parents George (51 - PA/PA/PA) and Emma (51 - PA/PA/PA) Scanlan at 2223 Bonsall Street. George is employed as a General Clerk. Interesting to note that this is the same address that Charles and his wife Ella are living at as recorded in both the 1930 & 1940 census ... see general notes on his wife, Ella Helms.
Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963
Name: Charles Scanlan
Residence: 2223 S. Bonsall Street
Occupation: Auto mechanic
Birth Date: 29 Oct 1895
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Death Date: 5 Nov 1940
Death Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Burial: Nov 9, 1940 at Arlington Cemetery, Del. Co., PA
Father Name: George Scanlan
Father Birth Place: USA
Mother Name: Emma Forde
Mother Birth Place: USA
Spouse Name: Ella M Scanlan
Certificate Number: 97853
Informant: Ella M. Scanlan of 2223 S. Bonsall Street
Charles married Ella M. Helms, daughter of Charles Abraham Helms and Ada May Rannels, in 1923 in Philadelphia, PA. (Ella M. Helms was born on 27 Sep 1896 in Pennsylvania and died in Dec 1968 in Philadalphia, PA.)
From familysearch.org, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes 1885 - 1951:
Ella M. Helms (Scanlan) 1923 #478488
Charles Scanlon (Helms) 1923 #478488
Note: There is a Mary Scanlan married in 1917 to a McGowan #373812 ... Ella Helms' aunt Emma Helms married a McGowan ...