Margaret A. Clink

27 November 1880–31 March 1929 (Age 48)
Sublette, Lee, Illinois, United States

The Life of Margaret A.

When Margaret A. Clink was born on 27 November 1880, in Sublette, Lee, Illinois, United States, her father, Joseph Loami Clink, was 31 and her mother, Charlotte Jane Bee, was 23. She married Samuel Smith Musser on 21 November 1901. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Oakdale, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States in 1910 and Amboy, Lee, Illinois, United States for about 9 years. She died on 31 March 1929, in Ottawa Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Peterson Cemetery, Sublette, Lee, Illinois, United States.

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Samuel Smith Musser
Margaret A. Clink
Marriage: 21 November 1901
Harold Wesley Musser

Spouse and Children

21 November 1901


    Harold Wesley Musser


Parents and Siblings


    Charlotte Jane Bee




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 3

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 16

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English: variant of Clinch .2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Kling .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maggie Musser in household of Samuel Musser, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret Musser in household of Samuel S Musser, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maggie Clink in household of Joseph Clink, "United States Census, 1900"

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