Clarence G Wessner

1901–2009 (Age 108)
Jordan Township, Whiteside, Illinois, United States

The Life of Clarence G

When Clarence G Wessner was born about 1901, in Jordan Township, Whiteside, Illinois, United States, his father, John Andrew Woessner, was 29 and his mother, Lydia Caroline Carrie Bremmer, was 23. He died before 2009, at the age of 107.

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Family Time Line

John Andrew Woessner
1872–1966
Lydia Caroline Carrie Bremmer
1878–1966
Woessner
1900–1901
Irvin Henry Woessner
1900–1944
Clarence G Wessner
1901–2009
Edna C Wessner
1903–2009
Lena M Wessner
1905–2009
Esther Barbara Woessner
1902–1998

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 0

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 9

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1929

Age 28

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

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Wessen.

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

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