Robert Leon Clingenpeel

6 October 1915–10 November 2010 (Age 95)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Robert Leon

When Robert Leon Clingenpeel was born on 6 October 1915, his father, Arthur Clingenpeel, was 33 and his mother, Lydia Smoker, was 37. He married Catherine Edith Pepple on 18 January 1947, in Noble, Indiana, United States. He lived in Greentown, Howard, Indiana, United States in 1947 and Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States in 2010. He died on 10 November 2010, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Eel River Township, Allen, Indiana, United States.

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Robert Leon Clingenpeel
Catherine Edith Pepple
Marriage: 18 January 1947

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18 January 1947
Noble, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling and variant of German Klingebeil, a variant of Klingbeil .

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

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  • Leon Clingenpeel in household of Arthur Clingenpeel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert L Clingenpeel in household of Arthur Clingenpeel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leon R Clingenpeel in household of Arthur Clingenpeel, "United States Census, 1920"

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