Clara Lee Maness

Female3 December 1904–3 June 1966

Brief Life History of Clara Lee

When Clara Lee Maness was born on 3 December 1904, in Scotts Hill, Decatur, Tennessee, United States, her father, Ephraim Charles Maness, was 32 and her mother, Emily Elizabeth Wyatt, was 28. She married Luther Herbert Grimsley on 25 April 1922, in Henderson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Civil District 7, Henderson, Tennessee, United States in 1910 and Civil District 10, Decatur, Tennessee, United States for about 20 years. She died on 3 June 1966, in Decatur, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Peace Chapel, Decatur, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Luther Herbert Grimsley
1903–1987
Clara Lee Maness
1904–1966
Marriage: 25 April 1922
Lima Grimsley
1923–1997
C L Grimsley
1926–1991

Sources (16)

  • Clara L Grimsley, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Clara L - Published information: birth-name: Clara L
  • Clara Manes, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 April 1922Henderson, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 2

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    1906 · Licencing Butchers

    Age 2

    A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 19

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of Manes .

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

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