John Reed Clinkingbeard

18 February 1822–19 February 1893 (Age 71)
Bell Buckle, Bedford, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John Reed

When John Reed Clinkingbeard was born on 18 February 1822, in Bell Buckle, Bedford, Tennessee, United States, his father, Robert Edley Augusta Clinkingbeard Sr., was 32 and his mother, Hannah E. Reed, was 26. He married Dianah Rimmer in 1851, in Laclede, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Laclede, Missouri, United States in 1850. He died on 19 February 1893, in Baxter, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Old Athens, Claiborne, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Reed Clinkingbeard
Dianah Rimmer
Marriage: 1851
James Madison Clinkingbeard
Mary Elizabeth Clinkingbeard
William ( Willie) Clinkingbeard
Dianah Clinkenbeard
Dinah Clinkingbeard
Dianah ( Sis) Clinkingbeard
Joe Bulford Clinkingbeard
Joseph Bulford Clinkenbeard
Joseph Bulford Clinkenbeard
Joseph Bedford Clinkingbeard
John Robert Clinkingbeard
Henry Reed Clinkingbeard
Edward Mason Clinkingbeard
Ann Clinkingbeard

Spouse and Children

Laclede, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 7

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.

Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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Sources (3)

  • John B Clinkingbeard, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Clinkingbeard, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clinkingbeard Clinkingbeard, "United States Census, 1870"

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