Clarence Flake Wood

10 July 1907–13 November 1918 (Age 11)
Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Clarence Flake

When Clarence Flake Wood was born on 10 July 1907, in Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico, his father, Peter Cotton Wood, was 55 and his mother, Lucy Jane Flake, was 37. He died on 13 November 1918, in his hometown, at the age of 11.

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Peter Cotton Wood
Lucy Jane Flake
Enos Flake Wood
Lucy Flake Wood
William Flake Wood
Lehi Flake Wood
John Flake Wood
Roberta Flake Wood
Rosalie Flake Wood
Clarence Flake Wood
James Flake Wood
Mary Flake Wood
Josephine Flake Wood

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World Events (7)


Age 1

Díaz states his intention of not seeking reelection in interview. Francisco I. Madero publishes The Presidential Succession of 1910 .

Age 3

Mexico's 100 years of independence celebrated. Seventh reelection of Díaz. Madero's Plan of San Luis Potosí. Rebellion breaks out in north and in Puebla.

Age 4

Rebellion spreads throughout Mexico. After attack on Ciudad Juárez, Díaz resigns. Madero returns in triumph to Mexico City and is elected to presidency. Emiliano Zapata publishes Plan of Ayala demanding quick reforms.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. mainly a topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood or a metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter or forester, from Middle English wode ‘wood’ (Old English wudu). 2. nickname for a mad, eccentric, or violent person, from Middle English wōd ‘mad’, ‘frenzied’ (Old English wād), as in Adam le Wode, Worcestershire 1221 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence J Wood, "Mexico, Chihuahua, Civil Registration, 1861-1997"
  • Clarence J Wood, "Mexico, Chihuahua, Civil Registration, 1861-1997"
  • Clarence Wood, "Find A Grave Index"

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