Charles Francis Dempsey was born September 1, 1894 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Josephine Amelia Gamble was born May 18, 1894 in Pennsylvania. They married about 1920 in Pittsburgh. Their marriage produced a son, William James, and a daughter, Mary Elizabeth (my paternal grandmother).
The family lived in Pittsburg for a time before moving to California in the late 1940’s. Josephine passed away in Burbank, California on September 26, 1976. Charles died in Burbank, California on February 13, 1986.
They are buried together at the San Fernando Mission Cemetery in San Fernando, California.