Claude Hood

7 September 1895–15 September 1980 (Age 85)
Elmdale, Chase, Kansas, United States

The Life of Claude

When Claude Hood was born on 7 September 1895, in Elmdale, Chase, Kansas, United States, his father, D S "Scroggs" Hood, was 37 and his mother, Mae Barnes, was 37. He married Esther Irene Cline on 9 September 1921, in Las Animas, Bent, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Caddoa, Bent, Colorado, United States in 1920 and Las Animas, Bent, Colorado, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 15 September 1980, in Marshall, Searcy, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Little Rock National Cemetery, Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Claude Hood
1895–1980
Esther Irene Cline
1903–1993
Marriage: 9 September 1921
Theodore Raymond Hood
1925–1931
Eugene Hood
–2007
Ruby Hood
–2007
Lyle Junior Hood
1928–2007

Spouse and Children

    Male1895–1980Male

    Esther Irene Cline

    Female1903–1993Female

MARRIAGE
9 September 1921
Las Animas, Bent, Colorado, United States
children

(4)

    Theodore Raymond Hood

    Male1925–1931Male

    Lyle Junior Hood

    Male1928–2007Male

    Eugene Hood

    Male–2007Male

    Ruby Hood

    Female–2007Female

Parents and Siblings

    D S "Scroggs" Hood

    Male1858–1925Male

    Female1858–1943Female

siblings

(7)

    Sadie A Jones

    Female1879–Female

    Maude S Hood

    Female1886–1904Female

    Cora A Hood

    Female1888–1921Female

    Male1890–1960Male

    Earle T Hood

    Male1892–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1901 · City Hall Built

Age 6

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 23

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: metonymic occupational name for a maker of hoods or a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive hood, from Middle English hod(de), hood, hud ‘hood’. Some early examples with prepositions seem to be topographic names, referring to a place where there was a hood-shaped hill or a natural shelter or overhang, providing protection from the elements. In some cases the name may be habitational, from places called Hood, in Devon (possibly ‘hoodshaped hill’) and North Yorkshire (possibly ‘shelter’ or ‘fortification’).2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUid ‘descendant of Ud’, a personal name of uncertain derivation. This was the name of an Ulster family who were bards to the O’Neills of Clandeboy. It was later altered to Mac hUid. Compare Mahood .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Claud Hood in household of Scroggs Hood, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Claude L Hood in household of Scroggs Hood, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Claude L Hood in household of Scroggs Hood, "United States Census, 1900"

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