John Clarke Poole

19 September 1888–1947 (Age 58)
Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of John Clarke

John Clarke Poole was born on 19 September 1888, in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States as the son of Lorenzo Pool and Emily. He married Laura Maria Lowell on 28 February 1907, in Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years and Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States in 1920. He died in 1947, in Pawtuxet, Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Clarke Poole
Laura Maria Lowell
Marriage: 28 February 1907
Frank Lowell Poole
Doris K Poole
John Clarke Poole Jr.

Spouse and Children

28 February 1907
Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States


    Frank Lowell Poole


    Doris K Poole



Parents and Siblings

    Lorenzo Pool






World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1895 · College Hall Catches on Fire

Age 7

On January 27, 1895, College Hall catches on fire and is fully consumed within one hour. During the fire, many students and faculty work together to save many of the items in the building. Some of these are library books. They save the books by piling them onto the rugs and dragging them out of the burning building. College Hall is then later rebuilt and renamed Davis Hall after Governor John W. Davis.

Age 16

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Southern English: variant spelling of Pool 1.2 Possibly an Americanized form of German Puhl or Pfuhl(e) ( see Pool 4).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John C Poole, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John C Poole, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John C Poole in household of Lorenzo Poole, "United States Census, 1900"

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