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Clara Elizabeth Barner

Clara Elizabeth BarnerAge: 76 years18761952

Clara Elizabeth Barner
Given names
Clara Elizabeth
Married name
Clara Elizabeth Troutman
Birth June 8, 1876
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Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 18 months)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 21 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence -
MarriageFrank Samuel TroutmanView this family
January 24, 1900 (Age 23 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 39 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 40 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 41 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 53 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 65 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers -
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 73 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 69 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. -
Death October 9, 1952 (Age 76 years)
Name: Elizabeth Barner Troutman Event Date: 8 Oct 1952 Event Place: Macon, Illinois, United States Event Place (Original): Macon,Illinois,United States Event Type: Obituary Newspaper: Decatur Daily Review Page Number: 26
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Boiling Springs Cemetery
Note: Clara is the daughter of Michael and Martha Ann (Mohn) Barner. She married Frank Samuel Troutman on Jan. 24, 1900, in Belle Plaine, KS.
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by: Bruce Troutman
Family with Frank Samuel Troutman - View this family
Frank Samuel Troutman
Birth: January 26, 1873 29 35Bearsdale, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: September 1, 1958Bearsdale, Macon, Illinois, United States
Clara Elizabeth BarnerClara Elizabeth Barner
Birth: June 8, 1876Belle Plaine, Sumner, Kansas, United States
Death: October 9, 1952Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Marriage: January 24, 1900Kansas, United States

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