Clarence Berkley Wynn

Male26 October 1914–4 June 1987

Brief Life History of Clarence Berkley

When Clarence Berkley Wynn was born on 26 October 1914, in Spencer, Rowan, North Carolina, United States, his father, Churchwell "Church" Winn Jr, was 28 and his mother, Bettie O Winn, was 26. He married Cora Bennett on 11 October 1933, in Wayne, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Kings, New York, United States in 1950 and Goldsboro, Wayne, North Carolina, United States in 1987. He died on 4 June 1987, in Warsaw, Duplin, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Dudley, Wayne, North Carolina, United States.

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Clarence Berkley Wynn
Cora Bennett
Marriage: 11 October 1933
Clarence Winn
Barbara Jean Winn
Curry Winn

Sources (14)

  • Clarence Winn, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Clarence Berkley Wynn, "North Carolina, Center for Health Statistics, Vital Records Unit, County Birth Records, 1913-1922"
  • Clarence Winn, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 October 1933Wayne, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 2

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

    Age 3

    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

    1935 · The FBI is Established

    Age 21

    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

    English: from a Middle English survival of the Old English word wine ‘friend’. There was also an Old English personal name Wine, derived from this word, which may have given rise to the surname. It is supported by the variety of surnames that evidently originated in patronymic or diminutive forms of this name, such as Winson .

    Welsh: from gwyn ‘fair, white’, also used as a personal name. See also Gwin .

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

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