Clarence Dewitt Jayne Russell

Brief Life History of Clarence Dewitt

When Clarence Dewitt Jayne Russell was born on 12 April 1902, in Edwall, Lincoln, Washington, United States, his father, Washington Irving Jayne, was 33 and his mother, Susie Russell Jayne, was 25. He married Ruth Elizabeth Rose Horn on 27 June 1924, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Lincoln, Washington, United States in 1910 and Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1963, at the age of 61, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Davenport, Lincoln, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Dewitt Jayne Russell
1902–1963
Ruth Elizabeth Rose Horn
1902–1985
Marriage: 27 June 1924
Jack Edgar Jayne Horn
1925–
Janet Edith Jayne Horn
1929–

Sources (10)

  • Clarence Jayne, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence D Jayne, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Clarence D. Jayne, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire) and Welsh (Monmouthshire): from the Middle English male personal name Jan(e), from Old French Jehan, a variant of Johan, which gave rise to the common alternative John . Sometimes the name may also arise from the Welsh variant Ieun of Welsh Ieuan, likewise equivalent to John (compare Evan ).

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

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