Cleo Caviness

26 September 1912–26 March 1994 (Age 81)
Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States

The Life of Cleo

When Cleo Caviness was born on 26 September 1912, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, his father, Claud Caviness, was 21 and his mother, Allie Lorena Ellis, was 20. He lived in Justice Precinct 8, Lamar, Texas, United States in 1920. He died on 26 March 1994, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Claud Caviness
Allie Lorena Ellis
Richard Browning Caviness
Cleo Caviness
Clifford Caviness

Parents and Siblings


    Allie Lorena Ellis




World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 2

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of the French Huguenot name Cabaniss .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Cleo Caviness in household of J B Ellis, "United States Census, 1920"

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