Cleta Mae Landers

14 December 1908–15 June 1968 (Age 59)
Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Cleta Mae

When Cleta Mae Landers was born on 14 December 1908, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Bert Lee Landers, was 24 and her mother, Mary Catherine "Molly" Hook, was 26. She married John William Huffmaster on 28 June 1943, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States. She lived in Osage Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 15 June 1968, in Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Little Flock, Benton, Arkansas, United States.

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Eureus Jefferson Ford
Cleta Mae Landers
Lena May Ford
Billy Don Ford Sr

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed
Age 1
Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting
Age 14
In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
Age 19
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and Irish: habitational name from Norman French de Londres ‘of London’, Gaelicized in Ireland as de Londras.English: variant of Lander , with post-medieval excrescent -s.German and Dutch: patronymic from Lander . Compare Landress .

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

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Sources (6)

  • Cleata M Ford in household of Eureus J Ford, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cleata Mae Ford, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Cletus Landen in household of Bert Landen, "United States Census, 1920"

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