John Clare

1864–
Sutton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Clare was born in 1864, in Sutton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Cooper Clare, was 32 and his mother, Hannah Anne Sant, was 22. He lived in Aston by Sutton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1864.

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Family Time Line

George Cooper Clare
1832–1913
Hannah Anne Sant
1842–1889
George Cooper Clare
1861–1913
Mary Colclough Clare
1861–1917
Harriet Ann Clare
1863–1946
John Clare
1864–
Elizabeth Clare
1868–
Fanny Clare
1868–
John William Clare
1870–
Herbert Clare
1871–1941
Blanche Clare
1874–1959
Jesse Clare
1879–
Ethel Clare
1880–
Beatrice Clare
1882–1884

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 16

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 20

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 40

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and English: habitational name from Clare in Suffolk (probably named with a Celtic river name meaning ‘bright’, ‘gentle’, or ‘warm’). One of the first Normans in Ireland ( 1170–72 ) was Richard de Clare, Earl of Pembroke, better known as ‘Strongbow’, who took his surname from his estate in Suffolk.2 English: habitational name from Clare in Oxfordshire, named with Old English clǣg ‘clay’ + ōra ‘slope’.3 English: from the Middle English, Old French female personal name Cla(i)re (Latin Clara, from clarus ‘famous’), which achieved some popularity, greater on the Continent than in England, through the fame of St. Clare of Assisi. See also Sinclair .

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

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  • John Clare, "England, Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900"

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