William V Clift

April 1873–1 November 1949 (Age 76)
Maryland, United States

The Life of William V

When William V Clift was born in April 1873, in Maryland, United States, his father, Mark A G Clift, was 27 and his mother, Mary Virginia Mark, was 27. He had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Vivian Young. He lived in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1880 and District 14 Election District, Baltimore, Maryland, United States for about 20 years. He died on 1 November 1949, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

William V Clift
1873–1949
Vivian Young
1876–1945
Emerald V. Clift
1895–
Mason Anthony Clift Sr.
1896–1983
Mary Virginia Clift
1900–1971
William V Clift
1903–1939
Harry R. Clift
1907–1972
Harold Clift
1909–1976
Nancy S. Clift
1921–

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Emerald V. Clift

    Female1895–Female

    Male1896–1983Male

    Female1900–1971Female

    William V Clift

    Male1903–1939Male

    Harry R. Clift

    Male1907–1972Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Mark A G Clift

    Male1845–1925Male

    Mary Virginia Mark

    Female1846–1922Female

siblings

(6)

    Thomas H Clift

    Male1868–1914Male

    Male1868–1953Male

    Mark A Clift

    Male1870–Male

    Male1873–1949Male

    George Francis Clift

    Male1875–1923Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The Great Railroad Strike of 1877

Age 4

The great railroad strike of 1877 started because of wage cuts by the Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad. This was the second time that the railraod had made wage cuts.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived by a crevice in rock, from Middle English clift ‘cleft’. 2. probably a variant of Cliff .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William V Clift, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William V Clift, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William V Clift, "United States Census, 1940"

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