John Clure

10 May 1790–22 April 1862 (Age 71)
Switzerland

The Life of John

John Clure was born on 10 May 1790, in Switzerland. He married Mary Ann Bennac in 1818, in Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Hastings, Dakota, Minnesota, United States in 1880. He died on 22 April 1862, in Minnesota, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in County Line Cemetery, Pine Island, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Clure
1790–1862
Mary Ann Bennac
1794–1883
Marriage: 1818
Joseph Clure
1819–1905
John Clure
1821–1901
Charles Edward Clure
1833–1916

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1818
Canada
children

(3)

    Joseph Clure

    Male1819–1905Male

    John Clure

    Male1821–1901Male

    Male1833–1916Male

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1798

Age 8

Revolution in Switzerland. Farmers in occupied territories become free citizens. Centralistic parliamentary republic according to French model. Occupation by French troops and some battles of Napoleon vs. Austria and Russia in Switzerland.
1812

Age 22

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McClure .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Clure in entry for Chas Clure, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • John Clure in entry for Chas Clure, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • John Clure in entry for Charles Clure and Mrs Nellie Fowler, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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