Hannah Strong

30 May 1659–31 January 1694 (Age 34)
Windsor, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Strong was born on 30 May 1659, in Windsor, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Elder John Strong II, was 53 and her mother, Abigail Ford, was 39. She married William Clark Jr on 15 June 1680, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 31 January 1694, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 34, and was buried in Old Cemetery, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Clark Jr
1655–1725
Hannah Strong
1659–1694
Marriage: 15 June 1680
Hannah Clarke
1681–1758
Abigail Clarke
1682–1687
William Clark
1685–1753
Jonathan Clark
1688–1744
Deacon Thomas Clark
1690–1765
Joseph Clark
1691–1769
Benoni Clark
1693–1769

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 June 1680
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English strong, strang ‘strong’, generally a nickname for a strong man but perhaps sometimes applied ironically to a weakling.2 French: translation of Trahand, a metonymic occupational name for a silkworker who drew out the thread from the cocoons ( see Trahan ).3 Translation of Ashkenazic Jewish Stark .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hannah Clark in entry for Hannah Clark, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Hannah Clark in entry for Abigail Clark, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Hannah Clark in entry for Benoni Clark, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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