Howard Claybrook

18 May 1918–19 February 1986 (Age 67)
Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United States

The Life of Howard

When Howard Claybrook was born on 18 May 1918, in Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United States, his father, Frank A Claybrook, was 35 and his mother, Martha Agnes Woodruff, was 32. He married Grace Elizabeth Evans in 1941, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. He lived in Prairie Election Precinct, Skagit, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 19 February 1986, at the age of 67, and was buried in Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United States.

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Howard Claybrook
Grace Elizabeth Evans
Marriage: 1941

Spouse and Children


    Grace Elizabeth Evans


Seattle, King, Washington, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Frank A Claybrook


    Martha Agnes Woodruff




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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1919 · Seattle General Strike

Age 1

The Seattle general strike was a five day strike in 1919, where around 65,000 workers began striking for higher wages. This happened two years after WWI  wage controls.
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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

English: habitational name from any of various minor places named Claybrook, from Old English clæg ‘clay’ + brōc ‘brook’, for example Claybrook in Shropshire or Claybrooke Magna and Claybrooke Parva in Leicestershire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harold D Claybrook in household of William S Parker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Howard Claybrook in household of Frank Claybrook, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Howard Claybrook in household of Frank Claybrook, "United States Census, 1920"

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