Clarence Lang

1919–2015 (Age 96)
Kansas, United States

The Life of Clarence

When Clarence Lang was born in 1919, in Kansas, United States, his father, Anthony J. Lang, was 29 and his mother, Catherine Wiesner, was 29. He lived in Big Creek Township, Ellis, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. He died in 2015, in Hays, Ellis, Kansas, United States, at the age of 96.

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Family Time Line

Anthony J. Lang
1890–1970
Catherine Wiesner
1890–1981
Oliva Ann Lang
1916–2013
Isidore Lang
1918–
Clarence Lang
1919–2015
Leona C Lang
1920–2019
Anthony F Lang
1922–1996
George Lang
1924–2021
Ralph Lang
1927–2013

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Female1916–2013Female

    Isidore Lang

    Male1918–Male

    Male1919–2015Male

    Leona C Lang

    Female1920–2019Female

    Anthony F Lang

    Male1922–1996Male

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 0

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 8

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 25

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, English, Dutch, German, Danish, Swedish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a tall person, from Older Scots, Middle English, Middle Dutch, Middle German, and Danish lang ‘long’, Swedish lång.2 Hungarian: from láng ‘flame’, hence probably a nickname for a passionate person, or a man with a fighting spirit. Alternatively it may be an indirect occupational name for a smith or someone who worked with fire.3 Chinese 郎: from the name of a place called Lang City in the state of Lu, founded during the Spring and Autumn period ( 722–481 bc ) by a grandson of the ruler. His descendants lived there and adopted Lang as their surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clearence Lang in household of A J Lang, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence Lang in household of J Anton Lang, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clarence Lang in household of Anthony J Lang, "United States Census, 1930"

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