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The Founders of the DVOC
Charles A. Voelker

1857 - 1947

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Charles Voelker in 1901
Picture taken on the porch of his house in Alden, PA (1901)
(Courtesy of Historical Society of Haddonfield)

Facts about Charles Voelker

Personal Life

Professional Life


Interesting Links


Interesting Specimens Collected by Charles Voelker
(There are 6 specimens collected by Voelker in the collection at the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA)

Hooded Warbler
Beaver Swamp, Cape May, NJ 5/6/1890

Golden-winged Warbler
Collingdale, Delaware County, PA 5/12/1892




Final Resting Place

Buried in the Avon Section of the Arlington Cemetery in Delaware County, PA

Headstone Inscription

White - Voelker
1876 William H. E. White 1925
1871 Lida V. White 1959
1911 William H. E. White, Jr. ? (this inscription needs to be checked)
1857 Charles A. Voelker 1947
1861 Ida R. Voelker 1921




1880 Census

1910 Census

1920 Census

1930 Census http://search.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=4639365_00321&fn=Charles+A&ln=Voelker&st=r&ssrc=&pid=124425531

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