Blanche Mae Clingan

30 October 1880–3 May 1955 (Age 74)
Elizabeth Township, Miami, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Blanche Mae

When Blanche Mae Clingan was born on 30 October 1880, in Elizabeth Township, Miami, Ohio, United States, her father, William Ellis Clingan, was 29 and her mother, Sarah Alice Brown, was 28. She married Harvey Willis Wilson on 31 December 1902, in Tipp City, Monroe Township, Miami, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 3 May 1955, in Tipp City, Monroe Township, Miami, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Tipp City, Monroe Township, Miami, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Willis Wilson
1880–1967
Blanche Mae Clingan
1880–1955
Marriage: 31 December 1902
Helen Elizabeth Wilson
1903–1980

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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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 2
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 20
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced form of Mac Clingan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gilla Fhinnéin ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Finnian’, also Anglicized as Mac Alingen.

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

Sources (9)

  • Blanche M Clingan in household of William Clingan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Blanche Mae Wilson in household of Harvey Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Blanche M Wilson in household of Harvey Wilson, "United States Census, 1910"

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