Clarence Cates (1912 - 1976)

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Clarence Cates
1912 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Clarence Cates was born on March 26, 1912. He died in May 1976 at 64 years of age. We know that Clarence Cates had been residing in Condon, Gilliam County, Oregon 97823.


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Clarence Cates passed away in May 1976 at age 64. He was born on March 26, 1912. There is no information about Clarence's family or relationships. We know that Clarence Cates had been residing in Condon, Gilliam County, Oregon 97823.
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1912 - 1976 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Clarence Cates was born, New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

In 1931, he was 19 years old when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1944, by the time he was 32 years old, on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1952, by the time he was 40 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1976, in the year of Clarence Cates's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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Clarence E Cates
Born: around 1911
California, United States
Clarence C Cates
Born: around 1912
Idaho, United States
Clarence E Cates
Born: around 1898
Washington, United States
Clarence E Cates
Born: around 1925
Georgia, United States
Clarence C Cates
Born: around 1923
North Carolina, United States
Clarence C Cates
Born: around 1912
North Carolina, United States
Clarence J Cates
Born: around 1920
Kansas, United States
Clarence J Cates
Born: around 1920
Oklahoma, United States
Clarence M Cates
Born: around 1901
Tennessee, United States
Clarence S Cates
Born: around 1920
North Carolina, United States
Clarence H Cates
Born: around 1913
California, United States
Clarence Cates
Mar 27, 1945 - Jul 21, 1974
Clarence E Cates
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 17, 1969
Clarence Cates
Apr 21, 1911 - November 1984
Twin Falls, Idaho
Clarence Cates
Apr 1, 1913 - January 1978
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Fred Cates
May 4, 1906 - September 1973
Tacoma, Washington
Shirley Cates
Aug 23, 1893 - August 1981
Tacoma, Washington
Barbara June Cates
May 5, 1928 - Oct 12, 2007
Vancouver, WA
Ruby E Cates
Jul 13, 1913 - Jul 16, 2005
Renton, WA
Barbara J Cates
Apr 18, 1950 - Feb 29, 2004
Port Hadlock, WA
Benjamin A Cates
Aug 19, 1913 - Dec 22, 2003
Longview, WA
Dallas Cates
Nov 4, 1904 - April 1967
Seattle, Washington
Douglas Cates
Mar 23, 1914 - Jan 3, 1978
Huntington Beach, CA
Agnes Cates
Feb 24, 1902 - February 1971
Seattle, Washington
George F Cates
Dec 30, 1918 - Oct 2, 1986
Palmer, AK
Eugene G Cates
Jan 12, 1883 - Nov 15, 1969
Sumner, WA
Thelma L Cates
Jul 10, 1901 - Apr 14, 1995
Ridgefield, WA
Dave B Cates
Oct 16, 1946 - Apr 30, 2009
Kennewick, WA
Leonard P Cates
Jan 5, 1948 - Apr 7, 1993
Pendleton, OR
Floyd Cates
May 10, 1917 - May 1982
Tacoma, Washington
Arnold Cates
Dec 26, 1898 - January 1974
Seattle, Washington
Andrew Cates
Jun 17, 1918 - July 1982
Centralia, Washington
William Cates
Feb 1, 1924 - October 1960
Myrtle E Cates
Apr 18, 1915 - Jan 11, 1996
Puyallup, WA
Johnny Cates
Feb 8, 1909 - Apr 11, 2008
Naches, WA

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Dec 11, 1916 - September 1981
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Sep 8, 1908 - January 1984
Ellensburg, Washington
Arthur Bentler
Jun 26, 1915 - January 1967
Myrtle Doulong
Dec 29, 1917 - November 1985
Kirkland, Washington
Irene M Luscher
May 2, 1919 - Jul 9, 2004
Portland, OR
Martin Koreski
Jan 30, 1895 - February 1968
Seattle, Washington
Paul Smith
May 7, 1906 - September 1957
Eugene Jellison
Jan 11, 1894 - August 1980
Cashmere, Washington
Frank Varon
Jun 5, 1915 - November 1973
Mill Valley, California
William Elsey
Oct 22, 1892 - July 1965
Stanley Skrinski
Aug 26, 1906 - September 1979
Everett, Washington
Richard A Gore
Aug 28, 1906 - Jul 16, 1993
Seattle, WA
Lawrence Ronning
Apr 14, 1900 - Jul 10, 1988
Cathlamet, WA
James Poole
Aug 25, 1902 - August 1979
Mill City, Oregon
Henry E Delplanche
Jan 21, 1910 - Oct 5, 1991
Charles D Parker
Sep 22, 1909 - Jan 20, 1993
Vancouver, WA
Eugene Kenneth Berrong
Jul 5, 1915 - Dec 14, 2007
Troutdale, Oregon
Charles E Dewalt
Aug 2, 1895 - Feb 8, 1988
Ashland, OR
Conrad Duvall
Dec 31, 1896 - January 1967
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Mar 1, 1917 - October 1986
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