Claudia Muriel Hays

3 August 1891–28 November 1956 (Age 65)
Eleva, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Claudia Muriel

When Claudia Muriel Hays was born on 3 August 1891, in Eleva, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States, her father, James Hays, was 41 and her mother, Mary Irena Lindsay, was 39. She married John Jefferson Wampole on 10 April 1911, in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Naples, Buffalo, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Foster, Clark, Wisconsin, United States in 1940. She died on 28 November 1956, in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Augusta, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Jefferson Wampole
Claudia Muriel Hays
Marriage: 10 April 1911
James Thomas Wampole
Hiram Verner Wampole
Rita Ronalda Wampole
Cecil Wayne Wampole
Leila Irene Wampole
Violet May Wampole
Harlen Claire Wampole
Wesley Victor Wampole
Loraine Eugene Wampole
Claude Erwood Wampole

Spouse and Children

10 April 1911
Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 16

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 18

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Hayes 1–4.

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

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Story Highlight

LIFE STORY of Violet May Wampole Kastel 1921 -

I was born, Violet May Wampole, on August 27, 1921 in Eleva, Trempeleau County, Wisconsin, to John Jefferson Wampole and Claudia Murial Hays. I was welcomed by two older sisters: Rita and L …

Sources (3)

  • Claudia Merril Hays Wampole, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Claudia Merrill Hays Wampole, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Claudia Muriel Hays Wampole in household of John Jefferson Wampole, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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