William Clark Poillon

19 November 1872–11 May 1947 (Age 74)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of William Clark

When William Clark Poillon was born on 19 November 1872, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, William Poillon, was 28 and his mother, Clara Wilson, was 21. He married Cora Adelaide Clark on 5 June 1905, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States in 1930 and Judicial Township 2, Santa Barbara, California, United States in 1940. He died on 11 May 1947, in Santa Bárbara, Honduras, at the age of 74, and was buried in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Clark Poillon
1872–1947
Cora Adelaide Clark
1868–1957
Marriage: 5 June 1905
Aline Poillon
1907–1986
Yvonne Corine Poillon
1908–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1905
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
children

(2)

    Aline Poillon

    Female1907–1986Female

    Yvonne Corine Poillon

    Female1908–1978Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Poillon

    Male1844–Male

    Clara Wilson

    Female1851–1892Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1872–1947Male

    Harry Cornelius Poillon

    Male1874–Male

    Julia Aline Poillon

    Female1876–Female

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 19

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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.

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Sources (3)

  • William C Poillon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William C Portlon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wm Clark Poillon, "United States Census, 1940"

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