Clarence Hassam Scruggs

5 September 1901–8 March 1985 (Age 83)
Rutherford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Clarence Hassam

When Clarence Hassam Scruggs was born on 5 September 1901, in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States, his father, David Scruggs, was 51 and his mother, Hannah V. Hamrick, was 38. He married Effie Elizabeth Blanton on 22 December 1921, in Cleveland, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Township 7 Sandy Run, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Township 2, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 8 March 1985, in Boiling Springs, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Shelby, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Hassam Scruggs
1901–1985
Effie Elizabeth Blanton
1904–1996
Marriage: 22 December 1921
David Albert Scruggs
1922–1922
Janie Sue Scruggs
1924–2010
Ernest Hassam Scruggs
1927–1999
Carl Blanton Scruggs
1929–1950
Betty Jean Scruggs
1936–2017
Rachel Lee Scruggs
1938–1966

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1921
Cleveland, North Carolina, United States
children

(6)

    David Albert Scruggs

    Male1922–1922Male

    Janie Sue Scruggs

    Female1924–2010Female

    Ernest Hassam Scruggs

    Male1927–1999Male

    Male1929–1950Male

    Betty Jean Scruggs

    Female1936–2017Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 17

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Scroggs .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hassam Schruggs, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence H Scruggs, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence H Scruggs in household of David Scruggs, "United States Census, 1920"

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