Forrest G Clipper

23 September 1889–14 August 1958 (Age 68)
Aurora, Kane, Illinois, United States

The Life of Forrest G

When Forrest G Clipper was born on 23 September 1889, in Aurora, Kane, Illinois, United States, his father, George Albert Clipper, was 41 and his mother, Loretta Jane Clements, was 40. He had at least 1 son with Ethel M Hedrick. He lived in Stockton, San Joaquin, California, United States in 1920 and San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 August 1958, in Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States.

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Forrest G Clipper
Ethel M Hedrick
Dean Elwood Clipper

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 2

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 19

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Klipper, a variant of Klipp or Klippert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Torest G Clipper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Forest G Clipper, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Forrest Clipper, "United States Census, 1940"

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