Charles Gibble (Gilbert) Becher
- Born: 6 Jan 1886, Salisbury Township, Lancaster Co., PA
- Marriage: Bertha B. Bouder on 24 Jun 1909 in Lancaster Co., PA
- Died: Oct 1979, Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA. at age 93
The 1910 Federal Census for Rapho Township, Lancaster Co., PA, District 134 records a recently married Charles G. (24) and Bertha (21) Becker. Charles is a school teacher.
The WWI Draft Registration Card for Charles Gibble Becker records his date of birth as January 6, 1886. He is a teacher living with his wife, Bertha Bouder Becker, in Mt. Joy, Lancaster Co., PA. He is of medium height and slender build with gray eyes anbd dark hair. Although Charles clearly signs his middle name "Gibble", it is clearly spelled Gilbert on his marriage license. Interesting to note from the marriage license that the minister who marries Charles and Bertha is Hiram Gibble!
The 1920 Federal Census for Mt. Joy Township, Lancaster Co., PA, District 109, page 110A dated January 6, 1920 records Charles Becker (33) (indexed as Backer at ancestry.com) and his wife Bertha (31) and daughter Rhonda Becker (6). Charles is a High School Teacher.
The 1930 Federal Census for Tyrone Township, Perry Co., PA, District 27, page 110A dated April 7, 1930 records Charles C. Becker (44) and his wife Bertha B. (41) and children Rhonda I. Becker (16), Dorothy M. Becker (10), and Robert M. Becker (5) renting a place along Sheaffer's Valley Road. Charles is a High School Teacher and has been married to Bertha for 21 years.
The WWII Draft Registration Card (for men born on or after April 28, 1877 and on or before February 16, 1897) for Charles Gibble Becker dated April 27, 1942 lists his date of birth as January 6, 1886 in Lancaster Co., PA. He is living with his wife, Bertha B. Becker, in Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA and is employed as a Teacher at Elliots School in Middlesex Township, Cumberland Co. His physical description is 5' 10 3/4", 210 lbs with brown eyes, black hair and ruddy complexion. He signs his card Charles G. Becker.
The SSDI records:
Last Residence: 17013 Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania
Born: 6 Jan 1886
Died: Oct 1979
Last Benefit: 17013 Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania
State (Year) SSN issued: Pennsylvania (Before 1951)
Charles married Bertha B. Bouder on 24 Jun 1909 in Lancaster Co., PA. (Bertha B. Bouder was born circa 1889 in Lititz, Warwick Township, Lancaster Co., PA and died after 27 Apr 1942 in Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA..)