Clara Georgia Jensen

1 March 1881–6 February 1936 (Age 54)
Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Clara Georgia

When Clara Georgia Jensen was born on 1 March 1881, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, George Peter Jensen, was 55 and her mother, Karen Marie Iverson, was 39. She married James William Grant Sr. on 3 October 1907, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Weiser, Washington, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Baker City, Baker, Oregon, United States in 1930. She died on 6 February 1936, in La Grande, Union, Oregon, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Baker City, Baker, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

James William Grant Sr.
Clara Georgia Jensen
Marriage: 3 October 1907
George Marion Grant
Kenneth Leroy Grant
Wilma Grant
Jessie Grant
James William Grant Jr

Spouse and Children

3 October 1907
Salt Lake, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 9

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jens, a reduced form of Johannes ( see John ). This is Denmark's most frequent surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clara J Grant in household of J N Grant, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clara Grant in household of James W Grant, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clara G Grant in household of J W Grant, "United States Census, 1910"

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