Clora Charlotte Murdock

22 September 1884–7 December 1971 (Age 87)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life of Clora Charlotte

When Clora Charlotte Murdock was born on 22 September 1884, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, her father, Harvey William Murdock, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth Charlotte Cole, was 18. She married Hyrum Benson Stowe on 14 October 1904, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States for about 5 years and Portland City Election Precinct 179, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 7 December 1971, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Tigard, Washington, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Benson Stowe
1883–1943
Clora Charlotte Murdock
1884–1971
Marriage: 14 October 1904
Elizabeth Charlotte “Dolly” Stowe
1907–1980
Verl Hyrum Stowe
1910–1995
Ruth Ida Stowe
1914–1995
Mildred Jean Stowe
1919–1954
Mary Stowe
1921–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 October 1904
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 12

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 23

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Scottish Murdoch .

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

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Story Highlight

from "Silence in Verse"

These verses were taken from the above book published in 1946 in Portland, Oregon. I obtained a copy from author Clora Stowe's granddaughter, Gail. What follows is a collection of what I consider …

Sources (3)

  • Clora Murdock Stowe in household of Hyrum B. Stowe, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Clora Murdock Stowe in household of Hyrum B. Stowe, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Clara M Stowe in household of Hyrum Stowe, "United States Census, 1940"

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