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
Cora Adelaide Clark
Marriage: 5 June 1905
Aline Poillon
Yvonne Corine Poillon

Spouse and Children

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


    Aline Poillon


    Yvonne Corine Poillon


Parents and Siblings

    William Poillon


    Clara Wilson





    Harry Cornelius Poillon


    Julia Aline Poillon


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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