Mary Ellen Klepinger

9 September 1918–4 January 1989 (Age 70)
Mexico, Jefferson Township, Miami, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen Klepinger was born on 9 September 1918, in Mexico, Jefferson Township, Miami, Indiana, United States, her father, Percy Lester Klepinger, was 20 and her mother, Maude Almina Hopkins, was 21. She married Arnold Lee Flora on 14 March 1941, in Miami, Indiana, United States. She lived in Nead, Pipe Creek Township, Miami, Indiana, United States in 1935 and Pipe Creek Township, Miami, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 4 January 1989, in Peru Township, Miami, Indiana, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arnold Lee Flora
1916–2015
Mary Ellen Klepinger
1918–1989
Marriage: 14 March 1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 March 1941
Miami, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Variant of German Kleppinger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Ellen Klepinger in household of Percy Klepinger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary E Klepinger in household of Percy L Klepinger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Ellen Klepinger in household of Percy Klepinger, "United States Census, 1920"

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