Robert Bixby McClure

Male10 March 1908–11 September 1985

Brief Life History of Robert Bixby

When Robert Bixby McClure was born on 10 March 1908, in Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Orris Delbert "Bert" McClure, was 34 and his mother, Arminta May Kerns, was 30. He married Marguerite Alice Zweifel on 21 March 1935. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Richland Township, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Fairbury Township, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States in 1950. He died on 11 September 1985, in Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States.

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Robert Bixby McClure
Marguerite Alice Zweifel
Marriage: 21 March 1935
Margaret Jane McClure

Sources (13)

  • R Bixby McClure, "United States 1950 Census"
  • R Bixby McClure, "Nebraska, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Robert Mcclure, "United States Social Security Death Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 March 1935
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 1

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 2

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.


    Age 21

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Uidhir ‘son of Gille Odhar’, the ‘swarthy lad’. Compare Irish Mac Giolla Uidhir regularly Anglicized McAleer .

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

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