Clara Mae Lunschen

Brief Life History of Clara Mae

When Clara Mae Lunschen was born on 6 August 1895, in Center Township, Cedar, Iowa, United States, her father, Charles Edward Lünschen, was 25 and her mother, Margaret "Maggie" E Lovell, was 24. She married Chauncey Byron Mills on 28 May 1921, in Beadle, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Parnell Township, Brookings, South Dakota, United States in 1910 and Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States for about 27 years. She died on 22 July 1981, in Pompano Beach Highlands, Broward, Florida, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Lauderdale Memorial Park, Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States.

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Chauncey Byron Mills
Clara Mae Lunschen
Marriage: 28 May 1921
Richard Charles Mills

Sources (12)

  • Clara M Mills, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Clara Mae Lunschen, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
  • Clara Mae Luncchen in the South Dakota, Marriages, 1905-2017

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.


Historical Boundaries: 1891: Dade, Florida, United States 1915: Broward, Florida, United States

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

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.

Name Meaning

North German (Lüschen): from a derivative of Lüsch (see Lusch ).

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

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