Clifford Stout

M, #243, b. 19 September 1898, d. 20 December 1984
Father*Jonothan Benjamin Stout b. 19 Oct 1874, d. 1952
Mother*Sarah Lydia Gabbard b. 15 Apr 1880, d. 22 Oct 1947
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Kellie Sue Thompson
Last Edited5 Aug 2012

Life Events

     Clifford Stout was born on 19 September 1898. He was the son of Jonothan Benjamin Stout and Sarah Lydia Gabbard.
Clifford Stout married Elma May Armes, daughter of William Isaac Armes and Mary Ladusky Kesner, on 13 October 1929 at Madison, Arkansas.
Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957 for Elma Thomas
Groom: Clifford Stout
Groom's Age: 31
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1898
Groom's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Bride: Elma Thomas
Bride's Age: 19
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1910
Bride's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 13 Oct 1929
Marriage License Date: 07 Oct 1929
Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States
Film Number: 2020627
Digital Folder Number: 4331495
Image Number: 00113
Page Number: 172
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
His Social Security Number was 432-12-9892 before 1951 at Arkansas.
Social Security Death Index
about Clifford Stout Name: Clifford Stout
SSN: 432-12-9892
Last Residence: 72764 Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States of America
Born: 19 Sep 1898
Last Benefit: 72764 Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States of America
Died: Dec 1984
State (Year) SSN issued: Arkansas (Before 1951)

Source Citation: Number: 432-12-9892;Issue State: Arkansas;Issue Date: Before 1951.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.
Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.
Clifford Stout died on 20 December 1984 at Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, at age 86.
Clifford Stout was buried Friendship Cemetery, Springdale, Washington, Arkansas.

This is a photo of the tombstone for Clifford Stout.
Clifford and Elma Stout Tombstone
Image credit: Kellie S. Thompson

Census Enumerations

  • 14 June 1900, White River Township, Washington, Arkansas
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Johnathan B Stout Name: Johnathan B Stout
    Home in 1900: White River, Washington, Arkansas
    Age: 25
    Birth Date: Oct 1874
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Arkansas
    Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
    Spouse's name: Sarah G Stout
    Marriage Year: 1895
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 5
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Johnathan B Stout 25
    Sarah G Stout 24
    James S Stout 3
    Lucy T Stout 2


    Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: White River, Washington, Arkansas; Roll T623_79; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 103.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
  • 22 April 1910, White River Township, Washington, Arkansas
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Ben Stant Name: Ben Stant
    [Ben Stout]
    Age in 1910: 35
    [39]
    Estimated birth year: abt 1871
    [1875]
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Mother's Birth Place: Texas
    Spouse's name: Lyidie Stant
    Home in 1910: White River, Washington, Arkansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ben Stant 35
    [39]
    Lyidie Stant 30
    Clyde Stant 14
    Clifford Stant 11
    Oscar Stant 8
    Claude Stant 6
    Millie Stant 4


    Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: White River, Washington, Arkansas; Roll: T624_67; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 936.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA

Military Service/Registration

  • Due to a need for men to serve during World War I, the United States instituted a draft. Clifford Stout filled out a draft card on 12 September 1918 Carter, Washington, Arkansas. Clifford lists his father, Ben Stout, of Carter, Washington, Arkansas, as his closest relative and his employer, on a farm. He describes himself as of medium height and build with brown hair and eyes.
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    about Clifford Stout Name: Clifford Stout
    County: Washington
    State: Arkansas
    Birth Date: 19 Sep 1898
    Race: White
    FHL Roll Number: 1530649
    DraftBoard: 0

    Source Citation: Registration Location: Washington County, Arkansas; Roll 1530649; Draft Board: 0.
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M1509, 4,582 rolls. Imaged from Family History Library microfilm.

Timeline

  • Clifford Stout was born on 19 September 1898.
  • He was the son of Jonothan Benjamin Stout and Sarah Lydia Gabbard.
  • Clifford Stout appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Washington, Arkansas in the household of his parents, Jonothan Benjamin Stout and Sarah Lydia Stout.
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Johnathan B Stout Name: Johnathan B Stout
    Home in 1900: White River, Washington, Arkansas
    Age: 25
    Birth Date: Oct 1874
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Arkansas
    Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
    Spouse's name: Sarah G Stout
    Marriage Year: 1895
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 5
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Johnathan B Stout 25
    Sarah G Stout 24
    James S Stout 3
    Lucy T Stout 2


    Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: White River, Washington, Arkansas; Roll T623_79; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 103.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
  • Clifford Stout appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Washington, Arkansas in the household of his parents, Jonothan Benjamin Stout and Sarah Lydia Gabbard.
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Ben Stant Name: Ben Stant
    [Ben Stout]
    Age in 1910: 35
    [39]
    Estimated birth year: abt 1871
    [1875]
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Mother's Birth Place: Texas
    Spouse's name: Lyidie Stant
    Home in 1910: White River, Washington, Arkansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ben Stant 35
    [39]
    Lyidie Stant 30
    Clyde Stant 14
    Clifford Stant 11
    Oscar Stant 8
    Claude Stant 6
    Millie Stant 4


    Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: White River, Washington, Arkansas; Roll: T624_67; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 936.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA
  • Due to a need for men to serve during World War I, the United States instituted a draft. Clifford Stout filled out a draft card on 12 September 1918 Carter, Washington, Arkansas. Clifford lists his father, Ben Stout, of Carter, Washington, Arkansas, as his closest relative and his employer, on a farm. He describes himself as of medium height and build with brown hair and eyes.
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    about Clifford Stout Name: Clifford Stout
    County: Washington
    State: Arkansas
    Birth Date: 19 Sep 1898
    Race: White
    FHL Roll Number: 1530649
    DraftBoard: 0

    Source Citation: Registration Location: Washington County, Arkansas; Roll 1530649; Draft Board: 0.
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M1509, 4,582 rolls. Imaged from Family History Library microfilm.
  • Clifford Stout married Elma May Armes, daughter of William Isaac Armes and Mary Ladusky Kesner, on 13 October 1929 at Madison, Arkansas.
    Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957 for Elma Thomas
    Groom: Clifford Stout
    Groom's Age: 31
    Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1898
    Groom's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
    Bride: Elma Thomas
    Bride's Age: 19
    Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1910
    Bride's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
    Marriage Date: 13 Oct 1929
    Marriage License Date: 07 Oct 1929
    Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States
    Film Number: 2020627
    Digital Folder Number: 4331495
    Image Number: 00113
    Page Number: 172
    Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
  • His mother Sarah Lydia Gabbard died on 22 October 1947.
  • Clifford Stout of Kingston, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Sarah Lydia Stout's obituary on 30 October 1947 as a surviving son.
    Well Known Kingston Lady Died October 22

    Mrs. Sarah Lydia Stout, age 67, well known and respected resident of Kingston, died Oct 22, 1947, at 2:30 a.m. after a long illness. She was born the daughter of Silas Gabbard and Rebecca Flanery-Gabbard on April 15, 1880. Her parents were both natives of Tennessee. A native and lifelong resident of Madison county, she had been a member of the Church of Christ for many years. She was married to J. B. Stout on April 25, 1895.

    The deceased is survived by her husband; five sons, Clyde of Plunketville, Okla., Oscar, of Shoshone, Idaho; Ray of Bakersfield, Calif., Claud and Clifford of Kingston; two daughters, Mrs. Millie Doss, of the Rockhouse community; and Mabel Stout of Kingston; a grand daughter whom she raised, Mrs. Arnold Yingst of Sunnyside, Calif; two sisters, Mrs. G. T. Carter, Cushing, Okla., and Mrs. G.W. Stout, Quapaw, Okla., also by 12 grand children and 5 great grandchildren.

    Funeral services were conducted at the graveside by the Rev. Dan Slaven and Rev. Den Montgomery on Friday, October 24. Burial was in the Kingston cemetery with Brashears Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    [Note a poem follows this paragraph but my photo of this page of clippings has a glare spot and I can't read the poem well so I am not transcribing the poem.]

    From Book U of Clippings in the Madison County Genealogy Library, Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas photographed in March 2011 by Kellie S. Thompson.

  • His father Jonothan Benjamin Stout died in 1952.
  • Clifford Stout of Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas was listed in Oscar Stout's obituary in November 1976 as a surviving brother.
    Oscar Stout

    Graveside services for Oscar Stout of Twin Falls, Idaho, were conducted at Buhl cemetery in Buhl, Idaho, Friday November 7, 1975 at 2:00 p.m. by Sheldon Slagel. Mr. Stout died November 5 in Magic Valley Memorial Hospital in Twin Falls.

    He was born June 7, 1901, in Carter, Arkansas, the son of J. B. and Lydia Gabbard Stout. He married Bessie Stamps December 24, 1922 near Kingston, Arkansas. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Audrey Maxine, in 1932.

    Surviving are his wife, four daughters: Mrs. Carl Kennan of Elkins, Ark., Mrs. R. G. Howard of Huntsville, Ark., Mrs. Larry Voss of Buhl, Idaho, Mrs. Robert Barga of Teheran, Iran; two sons, Charles of Elgin ARF, Fla. and Oscar, Jr. Tyndall AFB, Fla.; two sisters, Mrs. Jess Doss and Mrs. Mabel Parsons, both of Springdale, Ark.; three brothers, Clifford and Claude of Springdale, Ark. and Ray of California; 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

    Mr. and Mrs. Stout were longtime residents of this area before they moved to Idaho in 1946.
    Oscar Stout

    Oscar Stout, 74, Twin Falls, Idaho, former resident of Madison County, died Nov. 5 in a Twin Falls hospital. Born June 7, 1901, at Carter, he was the son of J.B. and Lydia Gabbard Stout.

    Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Bessie Stamps Stout of the home; two sons, Charles Stout, Eglin AFB, Fla., and Oscar Stout Jr., Tyndall AFB, Fla.; four daughters, Mrs. Carl Kennan, Elkins, Mrs. R. G. Howard, Huntsville, Mrs. Larry Voss, Buhl, Idaho, and Mrs. Robert Barga, Teheran, Iran; three brothers, Clifford Stout and Claude Stout, Springdale, and Ray Stout, California; two sisters, Mrs. Jess Doss and Mrs. Mabel Parsons, Springdale; 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

    Graveside services were held Nov. 7 in a Buhl, Idaho, cemetery.
  • Clifford Stout died on 20 December 1984 at Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, at age 86.
  • Clifford Stout was buried Friendship Cemetery, Springdale, Washington, Arkansas.

Family

Elma May Armes b. 16 Dec 1909, d. 30 Apr 1998