Clementine Lenz

15 March 1869–28 March 1941 (Age 72)
Wilmot, Sugar Creek Township, Stark, Ohio, United States

The Life of Clementine

When Clementine Lenz was born on 15 March 1869, in Wilmot, Sugar Creek Township, Stark, Ohio, United States, her father, Jacob Friedrich Lenz, was 38 and her mother, Sarah Longenecker, was 35. She married Robert Clinton Shanower on 17 April 1890, in Stark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Sugar Creek Township, Stark, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 28 March 1941, in Wilmot, Sugar Creek Township, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Green Lawn Cemetery, Wilmot, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Clinton Shanower
1868–1924
Clementine Lenz
1869–1941
Marriage: 17 April 1890
Merl Frederick Shanower
1893–1949
Lisle Lenz Shanower
1894–1961
Lillian A Shanower
1897–

Spouse and Children

    Robert Clinton Shanower

    Male1868–1924Male

    Female1869–1941Female

MARRIAGE
17 April 1890
Stark, Ohio, United States
children

(3)

    Merl Frederick Shanower

    Male1893–1949Male

    Lisle Lenz Shanower

    Male1894–1961Male

    Lillian A Shanower

    Female1897–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Friedrich Lenz

    Male1830–1904Male

    Sarah Longenecker

    Female1833–1889Female

siblings

(12)

    Joseph Lenz

    Male1853–1912Male

    Female1854–1922Female

    Julius J Lenz

    Male1856–1937Male

    Female1859–1931Female

    Isaac Newton Lenz

    Male1861–1928Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 German: from a personal name, in which two originally distinct names have fallen together: a pet form of the personal name Lorenz , and the Germanic personal name Lanzo, which was originally a short form of any of several compound names with land ‘land’ as the first element, e.g. Lambrecht ( see Lambert ).2 German: nickname from Middle High German lenz e ‘spring’ from lang ‘long’, since in this season the days grow longer. The name may also have been bestowed on someone who was born in the spring or who owed rent or service at that time of year, or it may have denoted someone who was of a sunny and spring-like disposition.3 German: habitational name from any of several places named Lenz.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Clemantein Lentz in household of Jacob F Lentz, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clementine Lentz in household of Frederick Lentz, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Clementine Shanower in household of Nelson Yoder, "United States Census, 1940"

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