Bio: Cleveland, Clifford Clayton
Surnames: Cleveland, Tuchscher, Mueller
----Source: Marshfield News Herald
(Marshfield, Wood County, Wis.) 26 Nov. 1928
Clifford Clayton Cleveland, son of Mr.
and Mrs. George Cleveland, Route 5, was born in Symco, Wisconsin,
May 22, 1900. When he was two his parents moved to Clintonville,
and ten years later to Loyal. He received his education in the
public schools of those cities. While still attending school he
began learning the art of interior decorating under the tutorship
of his father. After leaving school he continued at this trade for
two years in partnership with his father. December 5, 1918, he
enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, for service in the
World War. He served until March 19, 1919, stationed at Paris
Island, South Carolina. Following his discharge, he spent two years
in the employ of the Schultz Decorating Company of Milwaukee as a
foreman. While with this concern he did decorating work in Bonsteel
and Winner, South Dakota; Norfolk and Omaha, Nebraska; and Red
Wing, Minnesota. He then accepted a job in this city with the
Marshfield Decorating Company, where he remained until taken ill.
He was incapacitated from August 1921 to May 1922. Following his
recovery he engaged in the decorating work on his own, in this
city, for about two and one-half years. On January 1, 1925, he
embarked in the general insurance business.
Mr. Cleveland was married to Miss
Beatrice Tuchscher, daughter of Mrs. Agnes Tuchscher, Marshfield,
formerly of Chili, in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church by Father A.
Mueller, Bakerville, January 18, 1922. Mr. and Mrs. Cleveland have
three children: Marjorie 6, Palmer 4 and Alton 2. Her father died
Politically, he is a regular Republican. His hobby is fishing.
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