James Calvin "Jimmy" Click

Male27 February 1939–10 March 1959

Brief Life History of James Calvin "Jimmy"

When James Calvin "Jimmy" Click was born on 27 February 1939, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States, his father, Raymond Millard Click, was 20 and his mother, Marie Elizabeth Croushorn, was 21. He lived in Ashby District, Rockingham, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 March 1959, in Harrisonburg, Rockingham, Virginia, United States, at the age of 20, and was buried in Bridgewater, Rockingham, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Millard Click
1918–1961
Marie Elizabeth Croushorn
1917–2012
James Calvin "Jimmy" Click
1939–1959
Joyce Elaine Click
1940–1940

Sources (5)

  • James C Click, "United States 1950 Census"
  • James Calvin Click, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • James C Or Jimmy Click in entry for Marie Elizabeth Click, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (2)

World Events (8)

1941

Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 2

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.

1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 6

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Klick or Klück (see Kluck ) or Glück (see Gluck ).

English (Gloucestershire): apparently a habitational name connected with a piece of land in the parish of Ermington near Plymouth in Devon, early recorded as Clekeland(e), and still known as Clickland. The placename may be from Old English cleaca ‘stepping stone, boundary stone’ (of Celtic origin) + land ‘territory’.

Americanized form of Polish and possibly also of Czech and Slovak Klik (see Klick ).

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

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