Clyde Joseph Patton

1884–January 1980 (Age 96)
Gilson, Knox, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Clyde Joseph

When Clyde Joseph Patton was born in 1884, in Gilson, Knox, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph Harrison Pattan, was 23 and his mother, Augusta Mathilda Andersdotter, was 23. He married Anna M. Scharpe on 23 June 1911, in Lee, Iowa, United States. He lived in Bald Bluff, Henderson, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died in January 1980, at the age of 96.

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Clyde Joseph Patton
Anna M. Scharpe
Marriage: 23 June 1911

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 June 1911Lee, Iowa, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1885 · The First Skyscraper
    Age 1
    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
    Age 2
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1909 · The NAACP is formed
    Age 25
    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    Name Meaning

    English, northern Irish, and Scottish: from the Middle English and Older Scottish personal name Patun, Paton, an Old French diminutive of Pat(e), a pet form of Patrick. Compare Patrick and Pattinson .History: The American general George Patton (1885–1945) was born in San Gabriel, CA, into a family with a long military tradition. His earliest American ancestor, Robert Patton, had emigrated from Scotland to VA c. 1770.

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

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    Sources (3)

    • Clyde J Patton in household of Joseph H Patton, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Clyde J Patton, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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