James Peter Clukey

23 October 1887–29 December 1965 (Age 78)
Dexter, Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of James Peter

When James Peter Clukey was born on 23 October 1887, in Dexter, Penobscot, Maine, United States, his father, James Clukey, was 43 and his mother, Mary Pouliot, was 39. He married Eva May Ronco on 7 September 1908, in Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sangerville, Piscataquis, Maine, United States in 1940. He died on 29 December 1965, in Dexter, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Dexter, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Peter Clukey
Eva May Ronco
Marriage: 7 September 1908
James Edward Clukey
Katherine M Clukey
Thelma LaPointe
Thelma C Clukey
Urban J Clukey
Ella A Clukey
John Freeman Clukey
Freeman J Clukey

Spouse and Children

7 September 1908
Maine, United States



    Katherine M Clukey



    Thelma C Clukey


    Urban J Clukey


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Pouliot




    Charles C Clukey


    George A Clukey


    Eddie Cloutier



    Lizzie Cloutier


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 11

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish Cluckie, a reduced form of McLuckie .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James P Clukey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Clukey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James B Clukey, "United States Census, 1920"

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