Clifford B Keeler

25 January 1909–September 1980 (Age 71)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Clifford B

When Clifford B Keeler was born on 25 January 1909, in New Jersey, United States, his father, James Carlton Keeler, was 34 and his mother, Lilly Longstreet, was 41. He lived in Red Bank, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States for about 20 years. He died in September 1980, at the age of 71, and was buried in Middletown Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States.

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1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Age 2

The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a boatman or boatbuilder, from an agent derivative of Middle English kele ‘ship’, ‘barge’ (from Middle Dutch kiel).2 Americanized spelling of German Kühler, from a variant of an old personal name ( see Keeling ) or a variant of Kuhl .

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

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  • Clifford Keeler in household of Carlton Keeler, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Cliford Keeler in household of Carlton Keeler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clifford Keeler in household of Carlton Keeler, "United States Census, 1920"

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