Clarence Eugene Tinsley Jr

29 November 1917–15 January 2009 (Age 91)
Transylvania, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Clarence Eugene

When Clarence Eugene Tinsley Jr was born on 29 November 1917, in Transylvania, North Carolina, United States, his father, Clarence Eugene Tinsley, was 25 and his mother, Lottie Adele Flynn, was 17. He lived in Brevard Township, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 15 January 2009, in Brevard, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Pisgah Forest, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States.

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 1

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in South Yorkshire near Rotherham, named in Old English with the genitive case of an unattested personal name Tynni + hlāw ‘hill’, ‘mound’, ‘barrow’. This name is also established in Ulster.

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

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  • C E Tinsley in household of Clarence E Tinsley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence E Linsley Jr. in household of Clarence E Linsley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • C E Tinsley Jr. in household of Clarence Tinsley, "United States Census, 1930"

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