Lucinda Jane Blakely

1824–1 February 1899 (Age 75)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lucinda Jane

When Lucinda Jane Blakely was born in 1824, in Kentucky, United States, her father, James Blakely, was 27 and her mother, Jane Virginia Tye, was 20. She married Jesse Abbi Clark on 7 September 1843, in Buchanan, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 1 February 1899, in Marion Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Blakely Cemetery, Marion Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States.

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Jesse Abbi Clark
Lucinda Jane Blakely
Marriage: 7 September 1843
Nora B Clark
James Clark
Rebecca Clark
Jackson Clark
Eliza Jane Clark
Barnes Clark
John Franklin Clark
Mary Medora Clark
Amanda Elizabeth Clark
Isaac Clark
Lou Emma Clark
Laura Lee Clark

Spouse and Children

7 September 1843
Buchanan, Missouri, United States


    Nora B Clark


    James Clark


    Rebecca Clark


    Jackson Clark


    Eliza Jane Clark


+7 More Children

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+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 5

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 6

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 26

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of various places in northern England and the Scottish Borders called Blakeley, named with Old English blæc ‘black’, ‘dark’ ( see Black ) + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. The Scottish surname may also have absorbed some cases of Blakelaw, from a place in the Borders named with Old English blæc ‘black’ + hlāw ‘hill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucinda Clarke in household of Jesse Clarke, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucinda Clark in household of Jesse Clark, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lucinda Clark in household of Jesse A Clark, "United States Census, 1860"

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