Charles Augustus (C. A.) "Gus" Helbach

Male 1891 - 1971  (80 years)


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  • Name Charles Augustus (C. A.) "Gus" Helbach  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 19 Apr 1891  Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Machinist (1920), Car Salesman (1930), General Service Manager, Ford branch factory, Richmond (1932)  [4, 5, 12
    Died 8 Nov 1971  Nevada Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Buried Santa Rosa, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1158  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2016 

    Father Charles Augustus King,   b. 19 Aug 1869, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Rose Lee,   b. 9 Oct 1871, Long Pine, California (or 10 Oct) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1938  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 1 May 1890  [13
    Divorced Bef 1906 
    Family ID F615  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Hansel,   b. 29 Dec 1897, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1996, Sonoma Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1929  [2
    Children 
    +1. Rose Louise Helbach
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Born Charles Augustus King. He changed his name to his mother's new name on her remarriage.

      The twin brothers sometimes boxed when they were younger and, when asked who won, the response was usually “Helbach won!”.

      The family lived in San Francisco in 1930 and Grass Valley in 1942. They lived in Solano Co., Calfornia in 1944.

  • Sources 
    1. [S100] Interview with Ray and Dessie Mendenhall with M & N M, (EF#62, SN#74, 9 Apr 1977).

    2. [S591] Letter from Thelma Thomas in reference to her correspondence with the widow of Gus Helback, son of Rose (Lee) Helback. Notes on their family., (EF#108, SN#230, 16 Aug 1977).

    3. [S92] Interview with Ray & Dessie Mendenhall and Thelma Thomas, (EF#62, SN#171, 15 Jun 1977).

    4. [S597] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005).

    5. [S619] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002).

    6. [S1033] .

    7. [S589] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).

    8. [S576] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).

    9. [S868] California Death Index, 1940-1997, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000).

    10. [S124] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).

    11. [S95] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005).

    12. [S1028] Automotive Leaders Tell of Definite Business Upturn.

    13. [S1647] King Family (manuscript).