Mary V Clark

7 November 1859–
Virginia, York, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Mary V

When Mary V Clark was born on 7 November 1859, in Virginia, York, Ontario, Canada, her father, Francis S. Clark, was 31 and her mother, Catharine White, was 33. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1859.

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Family Time Line

Francis S. Clark
1828–1881
Catharine White
1826–1893
Wyndhan Robertson Clark
1853–
Pleasant Clark
1855–1858
Martha Jane Elizabeth Clark
1856–1926
Mary V Clark
1859–
Florence Sarah Clark
1862–1939
John Francis Clark
1864–1897
Andrew James Clark
1867–1928
Lauria M M Clark
1870–

Parents and Siblings

    Francis S. Clark

    Male1828–1881Male

    Female1826–1893Female

siblings

(8)

    Wyndhan Robertson Clark

    Male1853–Male

    Pleasant Clark

    Male1855–1858Male

    Martha Jane Elizabeth Clark

    Female1856–1926Female

    Female1859–Female

    Florence Sarah Clark

    Female1862–1939Female

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World Events (3)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 2

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1869

Age 10

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1871

Age 12

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a scribe or secretary, originally a member of a minor religious order who undertook such duties. The word clerc denoted a member of a religious order, from Old English cler(e)c ‘priest’, reinforced by Old French clerc. Both are from Late Latin clericus, from Greek klērikos, a derivative of klēros ‘inheritance’, ‘legacy’, with reference to the priestly tribe of Levites ( see Levy ) ‘whose inheritance was the Lord’. In medieval Christian Europe, clergy in minor orders were permitted to marry and so found families; thus the surname could become established. In the Middle Ages it was virtually only members of religious orders who learned to read and write, so that the term clerk came to denote any literate man.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary V Clark, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"
  • Mary V Clark, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"
  • Mary V Clark, "Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917"

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