Clara Means

FemaleOctober 1897–

Brief Life History of Clara

When Clara Means was born in October 1897, in Vinton, Benton, Iowa, United States, her father, William T Means, was 30 and her mother, Bertha Davis, was 27. She married Lloyd Covington Barnett on 2 October 1915, in Vinton, Benton, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Carbon, Montana, United States in 1920.

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Lloyd Covington Barnett
Clara Means
Marriage: 2 October 1915
Rita Eunice Barnett

Sources (5)

  • Clara Barnett in household of Coleman C Barnett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clara L. Means, "Iowa, Marriages, 1809-1992"
  • Clara L Means in entry for Rita E Prince, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 October 1915Vinton, Benton, Iowa, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 1

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

    Age 5

    Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.


    Age 32

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Meen, with post-medieval excrescent -s. See Mean .

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

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