Cliffe Musgrave

24 April 1890–15 September 1978 (Age 88)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Cliffe

When Cliffe Musgrave was born on 24 April 1890, in Missouri, United States, her father, Dr. George Washington Musgrave, was 37 and her mother, Mary Malissa Ann Killingsworth, was 31. She married Courtney Marshall Chandler in 1909, in Missouri, United States. She lived in Boone Township, Greene, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 September 1978, in Orange, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Courtney Marshall Chandler
Cliffe Musgrave
Marriage: 1909

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Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 1

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 14

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): variant of Musgrove .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cliffie Mushrane in household of George Mushrane, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cliff M Chandler in household of Cortney M Chandler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cliffe Chandler in household of Courtney Chandler, "United States Census, 1910"

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