Lola Ethel Deiwert

17 November 1879–21 September 1945 (Age 65)
Shelby, Indiana, United States

The Life of Lola Ethel

When Lola Ethel Deiwert was born on 17 November 1879, in Shelby, Indiana, United States, her father, William Manasseh Deiwert, was 51 and her mother, Eliza Ann Newton, was 41. She married Alexander Smith Clark on 18 July 1901, in Shelby, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Harrison Township, Delaware, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 21 September 1945, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Smith Clark
Lola Ethel Deiwert
Marriage: 18 July 1901
Gladys E Clark
William Dent Clark
Lillian Marguerite Clark
Homer J Clark
Frances Clark
George Rogers Clark
Arthur J. Clark
Grace Clark

Spouse and Children

18 July 1901
Shelby, Indiana, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 19

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name Theudobert, composed of the elements theud ‘people’, ‘race’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ethel Clark in household of Alexander Clark, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel Clark in household of Alexander Clark, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ethel Clark in household of Alexander Clark, "United States Census, 1920"

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