Mary Cordelia Hackley

3 May 1819–21 December 1906 (Age 87)
Richfield Springs, Richfield, Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of Mary Cordelia

When Mary Cordelia Hackley was born on 3 May 1819, in Richfield Springs, Richfield, Otsego, New York, United States, her father, Roswell Hackley, was 33 and her mother, Orra Davis, was 29. She married Wellington Augustus Clark on 7 December 1843, in West Creek Township, Lake, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Center Township, Lake, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Indiana, United States in 1870. She died on 21 December 1906, in Crown Point, Lake, Indiana, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Maplewood Historic Cemetery, Crown Point, Lake, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wellington Augustus Clark
1815–1912
Mary Cordelia Hackley
1819–1906
Marriage: 7 December 1843
Henry A. Clark
1844–1877
Helen C. Clark
1846–1943
Charles S. Clark
1847–1863
Frederick Ayer Clark
1859–1879

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 December 1843
West Creek Township, Lake, Indiana, United States
children

(4)

    Henry A. Clark

    Male1844–1877Male

    Female1846–1943Female

    Charles S. Clark

    Male1847–1863Male

    Frederick Ayer Clark

    Male1859–1879Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 6

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.
1846

Age 27

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: probably a habitational name either from a lost or unidentified place, or a variant of Hagley .2 Possibly a variant of German Hackler .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary C Clark in household of Welling A Clark, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary C Clark in household of Wellington Clark, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary C Clark in household of Willington Clark, "United States Census, 1900"

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