Clarence Leo Mathis Sr

28 January 1909–14 January 1999 (Age 89)
Escambia, Florida, United States

The Life of Clarence Leo

When Clarence Leo Mathis Sr was born on 28 January 1909, in Escambia, Florida, United States, his father, Oliver Onice Mathis, was 29 and his mother, Minna Rebecca Boykin, was 28. He lived in Pensacola, Escambia, Florida, United States in 1910 and Harmony Township, Clarendon, South Carolina, United States in 1920. He died on 14 January 1999, in Manning, Clarendon, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Manning, Clarendon, South Carolina, United States.

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Clarence Leo Mathis Sr
Eunice Mahoney

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Oliver Onice Mathis


    Minna Rebecca Boykin




World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 5

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 26

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and French: from a variant of the personal name Mathias ( see Matthew ).2 English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leo Mathis in household of Oliver Mathis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leo C Mathis in household of Oliver O Mathis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clarence L Mathis, "South Carolina, County Marriage Licenses, 1911-1951"

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