Israel Clore

1840–24 October 1881 (Age 41)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Israel

When Israel Clore was born in 1840, in Indiana, United States, his father, Uriel Clore, was 26 and his mother, Dorothy Ann Cosby, was 20. He married Margaret A. Stonebraker on 29 November 1862, in Parke, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Howard Township, Parke, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Brown Township, Montgomery, Indiana, United States in 1870. He died on 24 October 1881, in Wallace, Jackson Township, Fountain, Indiana, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Wallace, Jackson Township, Fountain, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Israel Clore
1840–1881
Margaret A. Stonebraker
1842–1915
Marriage: 29 November 1862
William Clore
1864–
Fannie Clore
1869–
Charles Enoch Clore
1865–1938
Albert Clore
1867–1938
Ida Jane Clore
1874–1953
Edna Florence Clore
1877–1953

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1862
Parke, Indiana, United States
children

(6)

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Parents and Siblings

    Uriel Clore

    Male1814–1892Male

    Dorothy Ann Cosby

    Female1820–1899Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1840–1881Male

    Male1843–1914Male

    Nancy Clore

    Female1844–1896Female

    Winfield Scott Clore

    Male1847–1931Male

    Berryman Clore

    Male1849–1922Male

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 1

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.
1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 16

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Klor (from a short form of the medieval personal name Hilarius ( see Hillary ) or Klar ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Isreal Close, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Israel Clove in household of Uriah Clove, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Israel Clore in household of Rial Clore, "United States Census, 1850"

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