Matilda Caroline Bailey

3 March 1855–3 March 1944 (Age 89)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Matilda Caroline

When Matilda Caroline Bailey was born on 3 March 1855, in Iowa, United States, her father, Henry Fraley Bailey, was 29 and her mother, Minerva Jane Cook, was 27. She married John Reynolds Clark on 11 April 1872, in Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 15 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Grants Pass Election Precinct 7, Josephine, Oregon, United States in 1940 and Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon, United States in 1942. She died on 3 March 1944, in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Deer Creek Cemetery, Josephine, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Reynolds Clark
1849–1925
Matilda Caroline Bailey
1855–1944
Marriage: 11 April 1872
Etta Jane Clark
1873–1973
Oliver Clark
1877–
Clark
1879–
Clark
1881–
Clark
1883–
Clark
1885–
Clark
1887–
Clark
1889–
Clark
1891–
Clark
1893–
Eva May Clark
1875–1956
Thomas Henry CLARK
1877–
John Herbert Clark
1880–
Edward Oliver Clark
1884–1972
William Arthur Clark
1890–1985
Creta Matilda Clark
1893–1983
Benjamin Arnet CLARK
1896–1973
George D Clark
1899–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 April 1872
Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa, United States
children

(18)

+13 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · ""

Age 10

Historical Boundaries - 1865: Jackson, Oregon, United States; 1885: Josephine, Oregon, United States
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 26

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Irish: Bâile, a town, and lać, a broken form of lućt, folk, people, meaning a resident of a town

Sources (3)

  • Matilda Davidson in household of Will Clark, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Matilda C Bailey in household of Henry Bailey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Matilda C Davidson in household of Carter T Davidson, "United States Census, 1930"

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