Clarence Gennett

25 August 1879–14 January 1953 (Age 73)
Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Clarence

When Clarence Gennett was born on 25 August 1879, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Henry Gennett, was 26 and his mother, Alice L Lumsden, was 20. He married Ruby Emma Hasecoster on 28 February 1905, in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Wayne Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1900. He died on 14 January 1953, in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Gennett
Ruby Emma Hasecoster
Marriage: 28 February 1905
Augusta Gennett Holcomb
Martha A Gennett
Ruby Eloise Gennett
R Eloise Gennett
Clarence Lumsden Gennett

Spouse and Children

28 February 1905
Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States


    Augusta Gennett Holcomb


    Martha A Gennett


    Ruby Eloise Gennett


    R Eloise Gennett


    Clarence Lumsden Gennett


Parents and Siblings

    Henry Gennett





World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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 3

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 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Variant of French Genet .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence Gennett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clarence Gannett in household of Henry Gannett, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clarence Genett in household of Henery Genett, "United States Census, 1900"

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