Lester Edward Clark

21 August 1883–from 1934 to 1963 (Age 50)
Washington, District of Columbia, United States

The Life of Lester Edward

Lester Edward Clark was born on 21 August 1883, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. He married Mrs. Lottie Agnes Clark before 22 June 1918, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. He died from 1934 to 1963, at the age of 80.

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Lester Edward Clark
Mrs. Lottie Agnes Clark
Marriage: before 22 June 1918

Spouse and Children


    Mrs. Lottie Agnes Clark


before 22 June 1918
Washington, District of Columbia, United States

World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887 · Monotype Type-Casting Machine

Age 4

June 7, 1887, Tolbert Lanston patented his Monotype machine. It typed individual characters instead of lines like the Linotype machine.

Age 21

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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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