Clara Mundell

about 1853–
Hamilton, Indiana, United States

The Life of Clara

When Clara Mundell was born about 1853, in Hamilton, Indiana, United States, her father, Josephus Mundell, was 35 and her mother, Rebecca Morris, was 32. She married James H Jackson about 1871, in Hamilton, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Dudley Township, Henry, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Jackson Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

James H Jackson
1841–1930
Clara Mundell
1853–
Marriage: about 1871
Jesse G. Jackson
1877–1877
Gertrude M. Jackson
1879–

Spouse and Children

    James H Jackson

    Male1841–1930Male

    Female1853–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1871
Hamilton, Indiana, United States
children

(2)

    Jesse G. Jackson

    Male1877–1877Male

    Gertrude M. Jackson

    Female1879–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Josephus Mundell

    Male1818–1877Male

    Rebecca Morris

    Female1821–1864Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 3

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 33

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Magneville in Normandy. Medieval forms of the name were often spelled with a -d- (e.g. Mandeville), hence this form.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Clara E Mundell in household of Calvin H Wasson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Clara E Jackson in household of James H Jackson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clara Mundell, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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