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Charles Ezra Redington

Charles Ezra Redington
b. 12 July 1884, Greensburg, Decatur County, Indiana, to John M. and Margaret E. (Hopper) Redington
d. 5 May 1970, Tucson, Pima County, Arizona

m. 16 November 1910, Vernon, Jennings County, Indiana
Hazel Agnes Tucker
b. 5 October 1891, Westport, Decatur County, Indiana, to William R. and Mary Olive (Walker) Tucker
d. 28 May 1974, Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona

Charles moved to St. Petersburg, Florida, in 1926 and then moved to Arizona after his retirement. He was a real estate developer. He built the Tides Hotel & Bath Club resort in the late 1930’s. The town of Redington Beach was created in 1944 and is named after him, as are North Redington Beach and Redington Shores, Florida. They had 2 sons and 3 daughters.

Submitted by:
Maureen Duncan
Indianapolis IN
E-mail: mduncan75@excite.com

John Redington

John Redington
b. 28 February 1794, Amherst, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, to Daniel and Anna (Prince) Redington
d. 23 April 1885, Vinton, Benton County, Iowa

m.
Sarah Childs
b. 1 March 1798, Vermont
d. 7 May 1886, Vinton, Benton County, Iowa

Children with Sarah Childs:

  • Jacob
  • Phylonzo
  • Sarah
  • Hetty
  • John
  • Daniel
  • Abigail
  • Elvire
  • George
  • B. Franklin
  • Delilah

They immigrated to Indiana about 1822-24 from Warren County, Ohio. They resided in Franklin County and Washington, Decatur County, Indiana, before emigrating from Indiana during the 1850’s to Vinton, Benton County, Iowa.

Submitted by:
Maureen Duncan
Indianapolis IN