Clarence Samuel Cullip

1 January 1896–15 May 1919 (Age 23)
Kenesaw, Adams, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Clarence Samuel

When Clarence Samuel Cullip was born on 1 January 1896, in Kenesaw, Adams, Nebraska, United States, his father, Colonel Frank Wolford Cullip, was 32 and his mother, Nellie Belle Booth, was 21. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 15 May 1919, in Trier, Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, at the age of 23, and was buried in Kenesaw Cemetery, Kenesaw, Adams, Nebraska, United States.

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Colonel Frank Wolford Cullip
Nellie Belle Booth
Emma Cullip
Clara Marie Cullip
Clarence Samuel Cullip
Mildred June Cullip
Wayne Floyd Cullip
Mabel Bernice Cullip
Lyle Franklin Cullip
Viola Arlene Cullip
Beulah Marie Cullip

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 0

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 7

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English colhope, col(l)hop ‘fried eggs and ham or bacon’, which Reaney believes to have been applied as a metonymic occupational name for the keeper of a cook house.

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

Sources (3)

  • Clarence Cullip in household of Colonel W Cullip, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clarance Cullip in household of Colonel Cullip, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Clarence S Cullip, "United States, World War I American Expeditionary Forces Deaths, 1917-1919"

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