Cledith Ray Barnett Jr

Male9 October 1946–19 January 1966

Brief Life History of Cledith Ray

When Cledith Ray Barnett Jr was born on 9 October 1946, in Martin, Floyd, Kentucky, United States, his father, Cledith Ray Barnett Sr, was 21 and his mother, Edna Osborne, was 20. He died on 19 January 1966, in Hedley, Donley, Texas, United States, at the age of 19, and was buried in Martin Community Cemetery, Martin, Floyd, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cledith Ray Barnett Sr
1925–1969
Edna Osborne
1927–
Cledith Ray Barnett Jr
1946–1966

Sources (6)

  • Cledith Ray Barnett, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Cledith Ray Barnett in entry for Pauline Hutchinson Barnett, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Cledith Ray Barnett, "Find A Grave Index"

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Siblings (1)

World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 1

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 3

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.

1952 · Atomic Energy Plant is Built Near Paducah

Age 6

The atomic energy plant near Paduch, Kentucky was built in 1952. It produced enriched uranium and later nuclear fuel for commercial power plants.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from various places, for example Chipping (High) Barnet, East Barnet, and Friern Barnet in Greater London, named with Old English bærnet ‘place cleared by burning’ (a derivative of bærnan ‘to burn, to set light to’).

English (of Norman origin): from a medieval personal name, a variant of Bernard .

Jewish (Ashkenazic): this surname has been adopted by Ashkenazic Jews in the English-speaking world, perhaps as an Anglicized form of a vaguely similar Jewish name such as Baruch .

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

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