Flossie Mable Mitchell

5 October 1904–20 May 1974 (Age 69)
Elk Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States

The Life of Flossie Mable

When Flossie Mable Mitchell was born on 5 October 1904, in Elk Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States, her father, Floyd Mitchell, was 27 and her mother, Mary Moser, was 23. She married Clarence Leslie Clendenen on 7 October 1925, in Greeley, Delaware, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Oneida, Delaware, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Oneida Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died on 20 May 1974, in Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Leslie Clendenen
1904–1962
Flossie Mable Mitchell
1904–1974
Marriage: 7 October 1925
Betty Arlene Clendenen
1927–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 October 1925
Greeley, Delaware, Iowa, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Floyd Mitchell

    Male1877–1910Male

    Mary Moser

    Female1881–1911Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 9

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 19

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

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish:1. from the Middle English, Old French personal name Michel, vernacular form of Michael . 2. nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’. 3. Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Flora Mitchell in household of Floyd Mitchell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Flossie Clendennen in household of Clarence Clendennen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Flossie M Clendenen in household of Clarence L Clendenen, "United States Census, 1930"

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