Clace Henrietta Head

21 November 1877–3 November 1961 (Age 83)
Bosham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Clace Henrietta

When Clace Henrietta Head was born on 21 November 1877, in Bosham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Henry Butler Head, was 43 and her mother, Eliza Jane Arnold, was 34. She married Robert Charles Combes on 9 October 1901, in Littlehampton, Sussex, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1920 and lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 30 years. She died on 3 November 1961, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Robert Charles Combes
Clace Henrietta Head
Marriage: 9 October 1901
Robert Charles Combes Jr.

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  • Marriage
    9 October 1901Littlehampton, Sussex, England
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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 19
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center
    Age 22
    The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English heved, hed ‘head’ (Old English hēafod), applied as a nickname for someone with a peculiarity or disproportion of the head, or else used as a topographic name for someone who lived at the top (‘head’) of a promontory or hill, or near the source of a stream or river or the head of a valley. This surname has long been established in Ireland.

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

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    Sources (22)

    • H Clace Combes in household of C Robert Combes, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Clace Head in entry for Robert C. Combes and Valerie Tetreault, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Clace H Combes in entry for Robert Charles Combes, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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