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Clay Pelfrey (1893 - 1975)

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Clay Pelfrey
1893 - 1975
Born
October 7, 1893
Death
January 1975
Last Known Residence
Greenup, Greenup County, Kentucky 41144
Summary
Clay Pelfrey of Greenup, Greenup County, Kentucky was born on October 7, 1893, and died at age 81 years old in January 1975.
Updated: November 4, 2011
Biography ID: 56639157

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Greenup, Greenup County, Kentucky 41144
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Clay Pelfrey passed away at age 81 years old in January 1975. Clay Pelfrey of Greenup, Greenup County, Kentucky was born on October 7, 1893.

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Clay Pelfrey lived 12 years longer than the average Pelfrey family member when he died at the age of 81.
The average age of a Pelfrey family member is 69.
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1893 - 1975 World Events

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In 1893, in the year that Clay Pelfrey was born, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

In 1901, at the age of just 8 years old, Clay was alive when Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

In 1910, when he was 17 years old, the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

In 1932, when he was 39 years old, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1975, in the year of Clay Pelfrey's passing, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

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