Clara C Stauffer

26 May 1887–22 May 1971 (Age 83)
Mount Joy, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Clara C

When Clara C Stauffer was born on 26 May 1887, in Mount Joy, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Samuel Elwood Stauffer, was 32 and her mother, Ella Nora Shireman, was 24. She married Henry L. Lefevre on 23 January 1919. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Providence Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. She died on 22 May 1971, in Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Henry L. Lefevre
Clara C Stauffer
Marriage: 23 January 1919
Janet Viola Lefever

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  • Marriage
    23 January 1919
  • Children


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    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.
    1905 · The Movie Theater
    Age 18
    The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
    1909 · The NAACP is formed
    Age 22
    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.

    Name Meaning

    South German:occupational name for a maker or seller of beakers or mugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouf ‘beaker, stoup’.habitational name for someone from any of various minor places called with this word, for example Stauf, Staufen; the reference is to hills thought to resemble a beaker in shape. Compare Stouffer .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Clara Stauffer in household of Samuel Stauffer, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Clara C Stauffer in household of Samuel E Stauffer, "United States Census, 1910"
    • U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014

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