Francis Walter Clarke or Jordan

31 August 1888–22 January 1953 (Age 64)
Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Francis Walter

When Francis Walter Clarke or Jordan was born on 31 August 1888, in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Alfred Jordan, was 27 and his mother, Annie Clarke, was 18. He married Mary Ann Salisbury Baggett in 1913, in Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Bedwas, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1901 and Peterston Super Montem, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 22 January 1953, in Alberta, Canada, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Francis Walter Clarke or Jordan
1888–1953
Mary Ann Salisbury Baggett
1893–1988
Marriage: 1913
James Clarke
1914–1914
Olive Irene Clarke
1917–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1913
Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    James Clarke

    Male1914–1914Male

    Olive Irene Clarke

    Male1917–1927Male

Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Jordan

    Male1861–1931Male

    Annie Clarke

    Female1870–Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · Welsh Industry Affected by U.S Tariff 

Age 2

In 1890, President McKinley and Congress passed the McKinley Tariff, which have had direct effect on Southern Wales. All foreign exports were taxed, including tinplates from the iron and copper mines in Wales.
1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 12

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.
1908

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Clark .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Francis Walter Jordan in household of Alfred Jordan, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Frank Jordan in household of Alfred Jordan, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Frank Jordan in household of Alfred Jordan, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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