Clara Lois Bronson

12 December 1867–7 February 1938 (Age 70)
Plano, Kendall, Illinois, United States

The Life of Clara Lois

When Clara Lois Bronson was born on 12 December 1867, in Plano, Kendall, Illinois, United States, her father, Hiram Curtis Bronson, was 26 and her mother, Mary Elizbeth McKown, was 27. She married James Archibald on 12 November 1891, in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She lived in Jackson Township, Lucas, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Centerville, Appanoose, Iowa Territory, United States in 1910. She died on 7 February 1938, in Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Eddyville Cemetery, Eddyville, Mahaska, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Archibald
Clara Lois Bronson
Marriage: 12 November 1891
Herbert Phineas Archibald
Marjorie Archibald
Helen Lois Archibald
Clara Tena Archibald
Nina Marie Archibald
Doris Irene Archibald
Gladys Archibald
Lavelle Archibald

Spouse and Children

12 November 1891
Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 4

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Brunson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clora Bronson in household of Hiram Bronson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Clara Bronson in household of Hiram Brown, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clara Archbald in household of James Archbald, "United States Census, 1910"

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