Clara Jane Bate

26 May 1854–18 June 1902 (Age 48)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Clara Jane

When Clara Jane Bate was born on 26 May 1854, in London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Bate, was 39 and her mother, Mary Langmaid Nixon, was 34. She married Francis Marion Mcphetres about 1879, in Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States in 1880. She died on 18 June 1902, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Photos and Memories (7)

Do you know Clara Jane? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Francis Marion Mcphetres
Clara Jane Bate
Marriage: about 1879
Millie Mcphetres

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1879Nevada, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1855 · London's First Pillar Box
    Age 1
    The pillar box is a form of mailbox. Until 1855, people would have to walk the distance to go to the post office in order to send mail.
    Age 9
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 13
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    from the Middle English personal name Bate. It could represent an unrecorded Old English name Bata, or a form of Batte, a short form of Anglo-Norman French names beginning with Bart-, such as Bartelmeu (see Bartholomew ) or Bartram (see Bertram ).perhaps a topographic name from an unrecorded Middle English antecedent of the modern English dialect bate ‘river island or land liable to flooding’.English:

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight

    Lorin Farr - Family Life Activities

    * The history of Lorin and his family were gathered by his grandson T. Earl Pardoe. He interviewed the remaining six children and many grandchildren in 1950. * Nearly every morning, father would come …

    Sources (13)

    • Clara Mcphetres, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Clara Jane Bate, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Clara Jane Bate in entry for Millie Mcphetres, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.