Clyde Clifford Clearo

16 May 1913–September 1985 (Age 72)
Watertown, Jefferson, New York, United States

The Life of Clyde Clifford

When Clyde Clifford Clearo was born on 16 May 1913, in Watertown, Jefferson, New York, United States, his father, Martin Elmer Clearo Sr, was 23 and his mother, Laura Julie Lashure, was 18. He lived in Rutland, Jefferson, New York, United States in 1920. He died in September 1985, in South Holland, Thornton Township, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Martin Elmer Clearo Sr
Laura Julie Lashure
Clarence Claude Clearo
Clyde Clifford Clearo
Donald Clearo
Henry J Clearo
Lloyd George Clearo
Dorothy Clearo
Vanetta Morris
Charles Gene Clearo
Martin Elmer Clearo Jr

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 6

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.

Age 19

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cléirigh (or Mac Cléirigh) ‘descendant (or son) of the scribe, clerk, or cleric (cléireach)’, also commonly Anglicized as Clark .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clyde Clearo in household of Martin Clearo, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clyde Clearo, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Clyde Clifford Clearo, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994"

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