Barbara Jewel McCune

1921–2002 (Age 80)
Garfield, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Barbara Jewel

When Barbara Jewel McCune was born on 29 April 1921, in Garfield, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, John Bailey McCune, was 35 and her mother, Anna Goldie Halverson, was 37. She married Adrian James Clinger on 3 April 1941, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Torrance, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940 and Yuba City, Sutter, California, United States in 2000. Her occupation is listed as social worker at yuba co. hospital, real estate, appraiser, real estate broker. welcome wagon hostess. in Yuba City, Sutter, California, United States. She died on 28 February 2002, in Marysville, Yuba, California, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Barbara Jewel McCune
1921–2002
Adrian James Clinger
1918–2005
Marriage: 3 April 1941

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
3 April 1941
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 2

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eoghain ( see McEwen ).

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Barbara Jewel McCune Clinger

Barbara Jewel McCune was born in a small town called, Garfield, Utah on 29 April 1921 to John Bailey McCune and Anna Sward Halverson Johnson. Her father ga …

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Sources (3)

  • Barbara J Mccune in household of John B Mccune, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Barbara J Mccune in household of John B Mccuna, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Barbara J Clinger in entry for Adrian Jones Clinger, "Utah, World War II Index to Army Veterans of Utah, 1939-1945"

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