Clarence Edward Stearns

3 January 1880–19 September 1966 (Age 86)
Columbia, Washington, United States

The Life Summary of Clarence Edward

When Clarence Edward Stearns was born on 3 January 1880, in Columbia, Washington, United States, his father, Edward James Stearns, was 32 and his mother, Lydia Ann Crabb, was 23. He married Ella Maude Manning on 25 December 1901, in Brewster, Okanogan, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Washington D.C., United States in 1910 and Rainwater Election Precinct, Columbia, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 19 September 1966, in Dayton, Columbia, Washington, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Dayton, Columbia, Washington, United States.

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Clarence Edward Stearns
Ella Maude Manning
Marriage: 25 December 1901
Ella Viola Stearns
Ada Gladys Stearns
Clarence Leo Stearns
James Arnold Stearns
Eugene Edward Stearns

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1901Brewster, Okanogan, Washington, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 1
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries 1893: Mason, Washington, United States Note: Founding date estimated from Ancestry Records, 1893 birth.
    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 23
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Stearn , with post-medieval excrescent -s (see Stern ).History: In 1646 Charles Stearns was admitted as a freeman of Watertown, MA.

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Clarence S. Steams in entry for Steams, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
    • Clarence Stearns in household of James Stearns, "United States Census, 1880"
    • C E Stearns in entry for Hurchel S Baumay and Ella Stearns, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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