Clarence Ely Mc Clanahan

31 March 1901–14 December 1975 (Age 74)
Manes, Wright, Missouri, United States

The Life of Clarence Ely

When Clarence Ely Mc Clanahan was born on 31 March 1901, in Manes, Wright, Missouri, United States, his father, Tecumseh McClanahan, was 26 and his mother, Rebecca Angeline Barr, was 19. He married Mildred Lucille Nichols on 6 September 1925, in Olathe, Montrose, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Olathe, Montrose, Colorado, United States in 1935 and Delta, Delta, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 14 December 1975, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States.

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Clarence Ely Mc Clanahan
Mildred Lucille Nichols
Marriage: 6 September 1925
Eloise Mcclanahan
Mark Mcclanahan

Spouse and Children

6 September 1925
Olathe, Montrose, Colorado, United States


    Eloise Mcclanahan


    Mark Mcclanahan


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 3

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500

Age 20

On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish surnames formed with Gaelic mac ‘son of’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Clarence Mc Clanohan in household of T* Mc Clanohan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clarence Mcclanahan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence Mc Clanahan, "United States Census, 1940"

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