Luther Clemons

15 August 1888–March 1964 (Age 75)
Florida, United States

The Life of Luther

When Luther Clemons was born on 15 August 1888, in Florida, United States, his father, Miles Clemons, was 34 and his mother, Mattie Wilks, was 15. He died in March 1964, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Miles Clemons
1854–1915
Mattie Wilks
1872–
Jefferson Clemons
1882–1958
Ellen Clemons
1886–
Luther Clemons
1888–1964
Ladimos Clemons
1891–

Parents and Siblings

    Miles Clemons

    Male1854–1915Male

    Mattie Wilks

    Female1872–Female

siblings

(4)

    Male1882–1958Male

    Ellen Clemons

    Female1886–Female

    Male1888–1964Male

    Ladimos Clemons

    Male1891–Male

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1898 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Age 10

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Clement .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Luther Clemons in household of Miles Clemons, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Luther Clemons, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Luther Clemons, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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