Clarence Elmer Bybee Sr

4 May 1887–6 December 1959 (Age 72)
Benton, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Clarence Elmer

When Clarence Elmer Bybee Sr was born on 4 May 1887, in Benton, Missouri, United States, his father, George Washington Bybee, was 30 and his mother, Delilah Adeline White, was 25. He married Pearl A Decou on 23 December 1906, in Benton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Salt River Township, Audrain, Missouri, United States in 1940 and Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 6 December 1959, in Benton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Bethel Campground Cemetery, Edwards, Benton, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Elmer Bybee Sr
Pearl A Decou
Marriage: 23 December 1906
Clarence Elmer Bybee Jr.
Raymond Everett Bybee

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 December 1906Benton, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 3
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
    Age 17
    St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 19
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Bibby, Bebby, a diminutive of Bibb or Bebbe. See Bibb . This surname is now rare in Britain.History: William Bibby or Bybee was married in Lancashire in 1620 and died in Accomack, VA, in 1637. — Jos Bybee, born in England in 1805, arrived in the US in 1841, on board the Powhatan.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (7)

    • C E Bybee, "United States Census, 1940"
    • C E Bybee, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Clarence E Bybee, "United States Census, 1910"

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