Cleora " Clara" Massie

Brief Life History of Cleora " Clara"

When Cleora " Clara" Massie was born on 29 March 1873, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States, her father, Jesse Massie, was 31 and her mother, Eliza Jane Haskins, was 27. She lived in Mason Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 22 February 1892, in Long Lane, Dallas, Missouri, United States, at the age of 18, and was buried in New Hope Cemetery, Louisburg, Dallas, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Massie
1842–1917
Eliza Jane Haskins
1846–1880
Cleora " Clara" Massie
1873–1892
Maletha F. Massie
1877–1948

Sources (4)

  • Cleora Massie in household of Jesse Massie, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Cleary Massie, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Cleora Massie, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeen): variant of Massey .

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

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