John W. Clemmons

12 December 1870–12 August 1964 (Age 93)
Missouri, United States

The Life of John W.

When John W. Clemmons was born on 12 December 1870, in Missouri, United States, his father, James Isom Clemmons, was 25 and his mother, Rosa Doyle, was 22. He married Nora Ann Ricker on 14 July 1895, in Dallas, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Miller Township, Dallas, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Houstonia Township, Pettis, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 12 August 1964, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Tunas, Dallas, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

John W. Clemmons
Nora Ann Ricker
Marriage: 14 July 1895
William Harrison Clemmons
Daniel Boone Clemons
Amos Ellis Clemons
Enoch Isom Clemons
Oma Ethel Clemmons

Spouse and Children


    Nora Ann Ricker


14 July 1895
Dallas, Missouri, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



    James Clemons



    Richard Clemmons



    Ida Belle Clemons


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Clemons , Clemans , Clemence , or any of the other like-sounding surnames derived from the personal name Clement in various European languages.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John W Clemmons, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John N Clemmons, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John W Clemmons, "United States Census, 1900"

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