Claiborne Jasper Phillips

1926–2 June 1987 (Age 61)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Claiborne Jasper

Claiborne Jasper Phillips was born in 1926, in Mississippi, United States as the son of Wiley Oscar Phillips and Hattie Mae Davis. He died on 2 June 1987, in Signal Hill, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Wiley Oscar Phillips
1880–1950
Hattie Mae Davis
Claiborne Jasper Phillips
1926–1987

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World Events (3)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 3

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.
1939 · First Oil Well in Mississippi Located in Yazoo County

Age 13

Fredric F. Mellen was a geologist that was surveyed a clay and minerals project. While doing this he instead struck oil and started the oil industry in Mississippi.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

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