J. Clarence Bowersock

18 January 1907–3 November 1975 (Age 68)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of J. Clarence

When J. Clarence Bowersock was born on 18 January 1907, in Illinois, United States, his father, Lewis Bowersock, was 39 and his mother, Laura B. Reynolds, was 41. He lived in Pana, Christian, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Morris Township, Sumner, Kansas, United States in 1930. He died on 3 November 1975, in Kansas, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Anthony, Harper, Kansas, United States.

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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.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair
Age 18
The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Bauersack, a derisive nickname for a peasant.

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

Sources (4)

  • Clarance Bowersock in household of Lewis Bowersock, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence Bowersock in household of Louis Bowersock, "United States Census, 1920"
  • J. Clarence Bowersock, "Find A Grave Index"

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