Clarence Pierce Landreth

Male1 February 1892–1 October 1950

Brief Life History of Clarence Pierce

When Clarence Pierce Landreth was born on 1 February 1892, in Woodlawn, Carroll, Virginia, United States, his father, Orville Rice Landreth, was 33 and his mother, Mary Paulenia Hawley, was 25. He married Laura Fine about 1911, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Carroll, Virginia, United States in 1900 and Sulphur Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, United States in 1910. He died on 1 October 1950, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Pierce Landreth
1892–1950
Mattie Lillian Hardesty
1900–1996
Marriage: 12 September 1922
Hazel Pauline Landreth
1916–1962
Genevieve Landreth
1926–2007
Barbara Jean Landreth
1927–2016
Mary Frances Landreth
1932–2017
Clarence Landreth
1938–2013

Sources (17)

  • Clarence Landreth, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Clarence P Landreth, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Birth Records, 1853-1896"
  • Clarence Pierce Landreth, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 September 1922
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

    Age 2

    On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 4

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

    Age 16

    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

    English (mainly northeastern) and Scottish: unexplained.

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

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