Clementina Allenta Cushman

Brief Life History of Clementina Allenta

When Clementina Allenta Cushman was born on 8 March 1868, in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Alfred William Cushman, was 26 and her mother, Harriett Brewster Coy, was 22. She lived in Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1930 and Norwood, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1940. She died on 26 November 1947, at the age of 79, and was buried in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States.

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Alfred William Cushman
Harriett Brewster Coy
Clementina Allenta Cushman
Bertha Kent Cushman
Waldon Wade Cushman
Augusta M. Cushman
Ethel F Cushman
Hattie Coy Cushman

Sources (10)

  • Clementine Cashman in household of Fredric Kingman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clementena Allenta Cushman, "Rhode Island Town Births Index, 1639-1932"
  • Clementine Allerton Cushman, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

1870 · Giving all the right to vote

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Jewish Kushman .

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

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