Paul Benjamin Cline

1865–1954 (Age 89)
Pulaski, Illinois, United States

The Life of Paul Benjamin

When Paul Benjamin Cline was born on 4 May 1865, in Pulaski, Illinois, United States, his father, George Elmer Cline, was 41 and his mother, Margaret Emeline Lentz, was 27. He married Minnie Ellen Palmer on 20 September 1891, in Alexander, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Ullin, Pulaski, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Anna, Union, Illinois, United States in 1920. He died on 1 August 1954, in Granite City, Madison, Illinois, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Edwardsville, Madison, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul Benjamin Cline
1865–1954
Minnie Ellen Palmer
1872–1950
Marriage: 20 September 1891
Mamie Ellen Cline
1891–1972
Carrie Emiline Cline
1892–1984
Lucy Virginia Cline
1895–1982
William Otis Cline
1896–1977
Andrew Orvil Cline
1899–1955
Harvey Clio Cline
1901–1971
Eurba Lloyd Cline Sr.
1903–1981
Herbert Paul Cline
1905–1988
Clinton Amos Cline
1907–1962
Lois Gertrude Cline
1909–1986

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 September 1891
Alexander, Illinois, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1824–1897Male

  • Margaret Emeline Lentz

    Female1838–1919Female

siblings

(7)

  • Jacob John Calvin Cline

    Male1859–1885Male

  • Alfred Riley Washington Cline

    Male1862–1863Male

  • Mandy Catharine Cline

    Female1864–1868Female

  • Male1865–1954Male

  • Male1868–1900Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1875

Age 10

In 1875 the voters of the county of Madison adopted the township system of county government.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of German Klein or a Jewish (Ashkenazic) variant of this name.2 Variant spelling of Scottish or Irish Clyne .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Perrie sic [Paul] Cline in household of George Cline, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Paul Cline, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Paul Cline, "United States Census, 1940"

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