Clarence Darrell (1859 - 1922)

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Clarence Darrell
1859 - 1922
updated February 06, 2019
Clarence Darrell was born around 1859. He died on July 17, 1922 in New York at 63 years of age.

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Clarence Darrell died on July 17, 1922 in New York at 63 years old. He was born around 1859. There is no information about Clarence's surviving family.
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In 1859, in the year that Clarence Darrell was born, from August 28th through September 2nd, the largest solar storm recorded - the solar storm of 1859 - occurred. The Northern lights were seen as far south as Cuba and it knocked out telegraph communications.

In 1892, by the time he was 33 years old, on January 1st, Ellis Island opened to process immigrants. 700 passed through on the first day - in the first year, 450,000 were processed. The processing center was originally a 3 story wooden building - with outbuildings - that burned down a few years later.

In 1908, at the age of 49 years old, Clarence was alive when Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

In 1910, when he was 51 years old, Halley's comet, which returns past the earth every 75 - 76 years was observed photographically for the first time. Two fortuitous events occurred - photography had been invented since the last time the comet had passed and the comet was relatively close. There was panic because one astronomer claimed that the gas from its tail "would impregnate the atmosphere and possibly snuff out all life on the planet." People bought gas masks, "anti-comet pills" and "anti-comet umbrellas".

In 1922, in the year of Clarence Darrell's passing, on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

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Other Darrells

Daniel Darrell
around 1835 - May 20, 1910
Edgar Darrell
around 1893 - Jul 9, 1944
Edward Darrell
around 1869 - Jan 22, 1941
Ellen Darrell
around 1840 - Mar 23, 1895
Ernest J Darrell
around 1859 - Jul 4, 1909
Erther Darrell
around 1920 - Jul 8, 1943
Gertrude Darrell
around 1907 - Jun 27, 1920
James M Darrell
around 1906 - Oct 11, 1930
Jno G Darrell
around 1911  - Oct 24, 1911
John Darrell
around 1873 - Dec 24, 1907
John Darrell
around 1854 - Nov 26, 1929
John E Darrell
around 1889 - Jan 13, 1919
Joseph F Darrell
around 1822 - Jan 26, 1894
Laura Darrell
around 1854 - Mar 1, 1931
Laura H Darrell
around 1857 - Aug 12, 1914
Lewis Darrell
around 1884 - Oct 6, 1891
Lillie Darrell
around 1893 - Dec 17, 1896
Louise W Darrell
around 1897 - Mar 7, 1905
Mary E Darrell
around 1860 - Dec 7, 1920
Maybelle Darrell
around 1888 - Oct 14, 1947

Other Bios

Daniel Darrell
around 1835 - May 20, 1910
Edgar Darrell
around 1893 - Jul 9, 1944
Edward Darrell
around 1869 - Jan 22, 1941
Ellen Darrell
around 1840 - Mar 23, 1895
Ernest J Darrell
around 1859 - Jul 4, 1909
Erther Darrell
around 1920 - Jul 8, 1943
Gertrude Darrell
around 1907 - Jun 27, 1920
James M Darrell
around 1906 - Oct 11, 1930
Jno G Darrell
around 1911  - Oct 24, 1911
John Darrell
around 1873 - Dec 24, 1907
John Darrell
around 1854 - Nov 26, 1929
John E Darrell
around 1889 - Jan 13, 1919
Joseph F Darrell
around 1822 - Jan 26, 1894
Laura Darrell
around 1854 - Mar 1, 1931
Laura H Darrell
around 1857 - Aug 12, 1914
Lewis Darrell
around 1884 - Oct 6, 1891
Lillie Darrell
around 1893 - Dec 17, 1896
Louise W Darrell
around 1897 - Mar 7, 1905
Mary E Darrell
around 1860 - Dec 7, 1920
Maybelle Darrell
around 1888 - Oct 14, 1947
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