Clarence Mitchell McVay

4 May 1900–27 December 1953 (Age 53)
Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United States

The Life of Clarence Mitchell

When Clarence Mitchell McVay was born on 4 May 1900, in Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United States, his father, Eugene E. McVay, was 28 and his mother, Susan Francis Hinkle, was 20. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Hill, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 27 December 1953, in Uvalde, Texas, United States, at the age of 53.

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Eugene E. McVay
Susan Francis Hinkle
Neva McVay
Clarence Mitchell McVay
Joseph Hinkle McVay

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World Events (8)

1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 1

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 16

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

Scottish: variant spelling of McVey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence M Mcvay in household of Eugene E Mcvay, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clarance M Mcvay in household of Eugene E Mc Vay, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Clarence Mitchell Mcvay, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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