Clara Viola Hartzell

6 September 1875–29 November 1881 (Age 6)
Newport Cemetery, Oliver Township, Perry, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Clara Viola

When Clara Viola Hartzell was born on 6 September 1875, her father, John Zinn Hartzell, was 25 and her mother, Lucetta Myers, was 28. She lived in Newport, Perry, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died on 29 November 1881, at the age of 6, and was buried in Newport Cemetery, Oliver Township, Perry, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John Zinn Hartzell
Lucetta Myers
Kaziah Hartzell
Edna O Hartzell
Clara Viola Hartzell
Mary Kilpatrick Hartzell
Jessie May Hartzell
Anna Belle Hartzell
Bertha Jennie Hartzell
Carrie Cora Hartzell
Harry Oris Hartzell

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World Events (3)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 2

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 6

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Herzel, which Brechenmacher derives from the personal name Harzelo.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Clara Hartzell in household of John Z Hartzell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Z Hartzell, "United States Census, 1880"

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