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Clinton Seymour Peterson

Male 1880 - 1938  (58 years)


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  • Name Clinton Seymour Peterson 
    Born 26 May 1880  Manhattan, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1910  Vaudeville Star Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1 Jun 1938  Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 3 Jun 1938  Los Angeles National Cemetery, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1683  Wright and Savill
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2018 

    Family Gretchen Marion Broughton
              b. 1885, Lambeth, London Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1964, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1901  St Giles Register Office, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Broughton Seymour Peterson
              b. 23 Apr 1903, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 6 Feb 1978, El Sereno, Los Angeles, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Family ID F493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 May 1880 - Manhattan, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Broughton Seymour Peterson - 23 Apr 1903 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jun 1938 - Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Jun 1938 - Los Angeles National Cemetery, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Location Church Parish or Cemetery Registration District Town/City/Village County State/Province Country Region Cant Locate Not Set

  • Photos
    Novelty Clintons
    Novelty Clintons
    Gretchen Broughton and Clinton Peterson
    Gretchen Marion Broughton, Clinton Seymour Peterson, Broughton Seymour Peterson
    Gretchen Marion Broughton, Clinton Seymour Peterson, Broughton Seymour Peterson
    on reverse of photo it says: "Gretchen was born in England" and was signed R. Wright

  • Notes 
    • Birth date shown on Ellis Island ship's manifest.

      C.S. Peterson, who, from the turn of the century through the 1920s enjoyed a remarkable career as a vaudeville star, working in a trained horse act, later branching out into acrobatics, first as Auer and DeOnzo then with his wife Gretchen as The Auers and finally, as the Novelty Clintons famous for extraordinary jumping.

      Clinton & Gretchen appeared at the Hippodrome Southampton in 1921. They are on a manifest dated 26/8/1921 returning to the USA

      Los Angeles National Cemetery
      Cemetery Address: 950 South Sepulveda Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90049
      Buried At: Section 41 Row A Site 25