When Clyde Bryan Wood Cultra was born on 25 November 1899, in Doe Run, St. Francois, Missouri, United States, his father, William Theodore Wood, was 22 and his mother, Flava Icy Birch, was 17. He married Annette Elizabeth Smith on 7 May 1926, in Herington, Dickinson, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Herington, Dickinson, Kansas, United States for about 5 years and Reseda, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1942. He died on 3 December 1949, at the age of 50, and was buried in Salina, Saline, Kansas, United States.
Scottish: apparently a topographic name for someone who lived on the banks of the Clyde river (Gaelic Cluaidh, probably of pre-Celtic origin), which flows through Glasgow.