Clinton Amos Cline

1907–1962 (Age 55)
Pulaski, Illinois, United States

The Life of Clinton Amos

When Clinton Amos Cline was born on 21 May 1907, in Pulaski, Illinois, United States, his father, Paul Benjamin Cline, was 42 and his mother, Minnie Ellen Palmer, was 35. He married Geraldine Ruth Butler on 17 July 1933, in Clayton, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Granite City, Madison, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Granite City, Granite City Township, Madison, Illinois Territory, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 2 August 1962, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Maywood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Clinton Amos Cline
Geraldine Ruth Butler
Marriage: 17 July 1933
Eileen M. Cline
Carol Ann Cline

Spouse & Children

  • Male1907–1962Male

  • Geraldine Ruth Butler


17 July 1933
Clayton, St. Louis, Missouri, United States


  • Eileen M. Cline


  • Carol Ann Cline


Parents & Siblings



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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 3

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 16

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Clinton Cline, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clinton Cline, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clinton Cline in household of Paul Cline, "United States Census, 1920"

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