Clarence Edward Stearns

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

The Life 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, District of Columbia, 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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Family Time Line

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

25 December 1901
Brewster, Okanogan, Washington, United States


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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.
1887 · Monotype Type-Casting Machine

Age 7

June 7, 1887, Tolbert Lanston patented his Monotype machine. It typed individual characters instead of lines like the Linotype machine.
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: patronymic from Stern 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence Stearns in household of James Stearns, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clarence E Steward, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clarence E Sterns, "United States Census, 1930"

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