Bess, Clarence 1a

Birth Name Bess, Clarence
Gender male
Age at Death 85 years, 10 months, 22 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 14 Feb 1878 Greene, Illinois, United States of America    
Census 15 Apr 1910 Marion, St. Francois, Missouri, United States of America Clarence Bess Household, 1910 Census 2a

State (or Territory) of: Missouri

County of: St. Francois

Supervisor's Dist. No.: 11

Enumeration Dist. No.: 83

Sheet No.: 10A

Division of County: Marion township

Enumeration Date: 10 May 1910

Name: Bess, Clarence

Relationship to head: head

Sex: M

Color: W

Age: 31

Single, married, widowed or divorced: M

Years of present marriage: 9

Place of birth: Missouri

Place of birth of father: Georgia

Place of birth of mother: Missouri

Able to speak English; if not, language spoken: English

Occupation: Farmer

Nature of industry: General Farm

Employer, employee or working on own account: Emp

Able to read: yes

Able to write: yes

Home owned or rented: R

Farm or house: F

Number of farm schedule: 161

Census 1 Jan 1920 Marion, St. Francois, Missouri, United States of America Clarence Bess Household, 1920 Census 3a

State (or Territory) of: Missouri

County of: St. Francois

Supervisor's Dist. No.: 11

Enumeration Dist. No.: 90

Page No.: 9B

Division of County: Marion township

Enumeration Date: 26 January 1920

Name: Bess, Clarence

Relationship to head: head

Home owned or rented: R

Sex: M

Color: W

Age: 41

Single, married, widowed or divorced: Wd

Able to read: no

Able to write: no

Place of birth: Illinois

Place of birth of father: Missouri

Place of birth of mother: Missouri

Able to speak English: yes

Occupation: Miner

Industry: Fift Mines

Employer, worker or working on own account: OA

Census 1 Apr 1940 Marion, St. Francois, Missouri, United States of America Clarence Bess Household, 1940 Census 4a

State of: Missouri

County of: St. Francois

Division of County: Marion township

Supervisor's Dist. No.: 8

Enumeration Dist. No.: 94-5

Sheet No.: 4A

Street Address: Hazel Run Road

Name: Bess, Clarence

Home Owned/Rented: R

Home value/monthly rental: 2

Farm?: yes

Relationship: head

Sex: M

Color/Race: W

Age at Last Birthday: 62

Marital Status: M

Attended school/college since March 1, 1940: no

Highest grade completed: 0

Place of birth: Illinois

City (April 1, 1935): Bonne Terre

County: St. Francois

State (Territory/Country): Missouri

On a Farm (Y/N): no

At Work during week March 24-30: yes

# hours worked during week March 24-30, 1940: 40

Occupation: Farmer

Industry: Farming

Class of worker: OA

# weeks worked in 1939: 52

Amount of money, wages, salary in 1939: 0

Income of more than $50 from other sources?: yes

Death 7 Jan 1964 St. Francois, Missouri, United States of America   5a
Burial 11 Jan 1964 Adams-Hillcrest Cemetery, St. Francois, Missouri, United States of America    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Bess, Jonathan
Mother Johnson, Elizabeth26 Sep 18396 Nov 1922
         Bess, Clarence 14 Feb 1878 7 Jan 1964

Families

Family of Bess, Clarence and Clark, Mary Bertha

Married Wife Clark, Mary Bertha ( * 17 Dec 1883 + 15 Sep 1918 )
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Bess, Blane
Bess, Nora Mabel18 Jan 190222 Dec 1984
Bess, Edna17 Apr 19044 May 1981
Bess, Raymond5 Jun 19068 Mar 1954
Bess, Ernest Lee14 Aug 191121 Feb 1959
Bess, Goldman E.4 Jun 191319 Feb 1979
Bess, Mary E.about 1916about 1993
Bess, Leona31 Jul 191829 Nov 1998

Family of Bess, Clarence and Black, Letha

Married Wife Black, Letha ( * 24 Mar 1900 + 8 Jan 1974 )
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Bess, Marvin
Bess, Delma B.13 Dec 192424 Apr 1993
Bess, Jonathan Francis25 Dec 192627 May 1979
Bess, Ralph Elwood10 Nov 19309 Jan 2012
Bess, Clinton C.29 Dec 193518 Sep 1985

Family Map

Family Map

Source References

  1. Find A Grave
      • Page: Memorial# 15955026
  2. U.S. 1910 Federal Census
      • Date: 15 Apr 1910
      • Page: Missouri, Supervisor's District 11, Enumeration District 83, Sheet 10A, Lines 35-41
      • 1910 Census, Marion township, St. Francois county, Missouri
  3. U.S. 1920 Federal Census
      • Date: 1 Jan 1920
      • Page: Missouri, Supervisor's District 11, Enumeration District 90, Sheet 9B, Lines 62-63
      • 1920 Census, Marion township, St. Francois county, Missouri
  4. U.S. 1940 Federal Census
      • Date: 1 Apr 1940
      • Page: Missouri, S.D. 8, E.D. 94-5, Sheet 4A, Lines 2-8
      • 1940 Census, Marion township, St. Francois county, Missouri
  5. Missouri State Archives: Missouri Digital Heritage : Death Records Certificates
      • Page: 1964-0002913
      • Death Certificate, Clarence Bess

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