Clifford Andrew Conn

28 December 1900–April 1961 (Age 60)
Newton, Jasper, Iowa, United States

The Life of Clifford Andrew

When Clifford Andrew Conn was born on 28 December 1900, in Newton, Jasper, Iowa, United States, his father, John Lindsay Conn, was 29 and his mother, Harriet Hattie Snodgrass, was 26. He married Hilda Lucille Gunsaulus on 2 February 1924, in Newton, Jasper, Iowa, United States. He lived in Jasper, Iowa, United States in 1905 and Newton Township, Jasper, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died in April 1961, in Newton, Jasper, Iowa, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Newton Union Cemetery, Newton, Jasper, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clifford Andrew Conn
1900–1961
Hilda Lucille Gunsaulus
1905–
Marriage: 2 February 1924

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 February 1924
Newton, Jasper, Iowa, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Male1900–1961Male

    Clarence Conn

    Male1903–1934Male

    Margaret Conn

    Female1905–1938Female

    Female1910–1925Female

    John Wilbur Conn

    Male1912–1986Male

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 13

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1917

Age 17

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Irish: Wisdom or sense

Sources (3)

  • Cliford Conn, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Clifford Conn, "Iowa State Census, 1905"
  • Clifford Conn, "United States Census, 1930"

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