Clarence Edward Monk

15 October 1922–14 November 1994 (Age 72)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Clarence Edward

When Clarence Edward Monk was born on 15 October 1922, in Virginia, United States, his father, William Monk, was 43 and his mother, Rebecca Doughten, was 33. He married Mary Ellen Reynolds on 30 June 1943, in Lebanon, Frederick, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Honaker, Russell, Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 14 November 1994, in Virginia, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Claypool Hill, Tazewell, Virginia, United States.

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Clarence Edward Monk
Mary Ellen Reynolds
Marriage: 30 June 1943
William James Monk

Spouse and Children

30 June 1943
Lebanon, Frederick, Virginia, United States


    William James Monk


Parents and Siblings


    Rebecca Doughten




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 19

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for someone of monkish habits or appearance, or an occupational name for a servant employed at a monastery, from Middle English munk, monk ‘monk’ (Old English munuc, munec, from Late Latin monachus, Greek monakhos ‘solitary’, a derivative of monos ‘alone’).2 North German (Mönk) and Dutch: equivalent of 1, from Middle Low German monik, Middle Dutch moni(n)c, mun(i)c.3 Irish: translation of Gaelic Ó Muineaog ( see Minogue ) or Ó Manacháin ( see Monahan ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence Monk in household of Will Monk, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence E Monk in household of Will Monk, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence Monk in entry for Larry Sizemore and Martha Monk, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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