When Clara J Blackman was born in March 1866, in Amherst, Lorain, Ohio, United States, her father, Alonzo Blackman, was 25 and her mother, Henrietta Bowen, was 22. She married Charles W. Farmer on 23 December 1882, in Huron, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Pittsfield, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Elyria, Elyria, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1920. She died on 26 September 1953, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 87.
English: from the Middle English personal name Blakman (Old English Blæcmann ‘black’ + ‘man’), which remained fairly common until the 13th century.