Clarence Earl Snyder

Brief Life History of Clarence Earl

When Clarence Earl Snyder was born on 5 February 1896, in Elgin, Kane, Illinois, United States, his father, Jasper Phillip Snyder, was 24 and his mother, Katherine S. Peterson, was 20. He married Mable Faye Wright on 3 January 1920, in Superior, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 24 April 1966, in Wilmington, Clinton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Worthington, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Clarence Earl Snyder
1896–1966
Mable Faye Wright
1892–1985
Marriage: 3 January 1920
Charles G Snyder
1922–
Thomas F Snyder
1927–

Sources (11)

  • Clarence Snyder in household of Jasper Snyder, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Clarence Earl Snyder, "Illinois Births and Christenings, 1824-1940"
  • Clarence E Snyder, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1910 · Boy Scouts of America

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Schneider ‘tailor’ and of its Slavic(ized) variants, such as Slovak, Slovenian, and Croatian Šnajder, Czech Šnajdr (see also Snider 1).

Dutch: variant, archaic or Americanized, of Snijder, an occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.

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

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