William Clark Phipps M.D.

24 August 1855–27 February 1926 (Age 70)
Lafayette Township, Coles, Illinois, United States

The Life of William Clark

When William Clark Phipps M.D. was born on 24 August 1855, in Lafayette Township, Coles, Illinois, United States, his father, James Monroe Phipps, was 38 and his mother, Sarah Hedges Van Meter, was 33. He married Evaline Kerfoot on 29 December 1885. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Hackberry Township, Labette, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Moro, Madison, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died on 27 February 1926, in Charleston, Elko, Nevada, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

William Clark Phipps M.D.
1855–1926
Evaline Kerfoot
1859–1927
Marriage: 29 December 1885
Minnie Phipps
1886–1936
Roscoe Phipps
1888–
Mary Phipps
1892–1980
Ethel Phipps
1894–
William Kerfoot Phipps
1894–1964

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 December 1885
children

(5)

    Minnie Phipps

    Female1886–1936Female

    Roscoe Phipps

    Male1888–Male

    Female1892–1980Female

    Ethel Phipps

    Female1894–Female

    Male1894–1964Male

Parents and Siblings

    James Monroe Phipps

    Male1817–1912Male

    Sarah Hedges Van Meter

    Female1822–1907Female

siblings

(12)

    John Henry Phipps

    Male1842–1925Male

    George Keller Phipps

    Male1844–1925Male

    James Frank Phipps

    Male1846–1933Male

    Marion Frances Phipps

    Male1848–1920Male

    Sydney F. Phipps

    Female1850–1916Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1856

Age 1

Nevada is the 36th state.
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 20

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a reduced form of Philip .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Phipps in household of James Phipps, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William C Phippi, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wm C Phipps in household of Jas Phipps, "United States Census, 1860"

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