Clémence Marie Coulomb

10 June 1888–3 November 1953 (Age 65)
Les Arcs, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

The Life of Clémence Marie

When Clémence Marie Coulomb was born on 10 June 1888, in Les Arcs, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France, her father, Louis Marie Crépin Coulomb, was 30 and her mother, Marie Marguerite Giraud, was 32. She married Julien Ferdinand Roquebrun on 24 August 1905, in Les Arcs, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France. She died on 3 November 1953, in her hometown, at the age of 65.

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Julien Ferdinand Roquebrun
Clémence Marie Coulomb
Marriage: 24 August 1905

Spouse and Children

24 August 1905
Les Arcs, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Parents and Siblings

    Louis Marie Crépin Coulomb


    Marie Marguerite Giraud




World Events (8)

1889 · World Expo at Paris With the Eiffel Tower

Age 1

The Eiffel Tower was built the year before the World Expo. During the World Expo in Paris the Eiffel Tower was revealed to the world. It was also during the expo that the Tower was lit up for the first time.
1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason

Age 6

The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France  and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.
1914 · World War I

Age 26

On July 31, 1914 French socialist leader, Jean Jaurés was murdered. A few days later Germany starts plans to invade France. Britain then started to occupy France. The battles that took place in France were First Battle of the Marne, Gallipoli, Jutland, Battle of Verdun, Battle of the Somme, and the Brusilov Offensive. 25 percent of the allied military deaths that happened in World War I were from France. Between civilian and military deaths France lost 1,697,800 people and 4,266,000 were wounded.

Name Meaning

Southern French:1. from Old Occitan colomb ‘dove’ (Latin columbus), hence a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of doves, or a nickname for a person of a mild and gentle disposition. 2. from a personal name of the same origin. The name in its Latin forms Columbus and Columba was popular among early Christians because the dove was considered to be the symbol of the Holy Spirit.

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

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