Clara B. Cary

23 January 1829–2 October 1906 (Age 77)
Turner, Androscoggin, Maine, United States

The Life of Clara B.

When Clara B. Cary was born on 23 January 1829, in Turner, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, her father, Hugh Cary, was 35 and her mother, Silence Phillips, was 34. She married William Lowell Blake on 31 May 1853. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She died on 2 October 1906, in Turner, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

William Lowell Blake
1828–1913
Clara B. Cary
1829–1906
Marriage: 31 May 1853
Blake
1854–
Maurice Carey Blake
1856–
Maria A. Blake
1857–
Ellen King Blake
1859–1899
Fanny Etta Blake
1860–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 May 1853
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Hugh Cary

    Male1793–1876Male

    Silence Phillips

    Female1794–1871Female

siblings

(8)

    Lucia Ann Cary

    Female1818–1880Female

    Emily Cary

    Female1820–1901Female

    Maurice Cary

    Male1821–1892Male

    Jairus Cary

    Male1823–1905Male

    Anna Cary

    Female1826–1907Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

Age 3

The State of Maine chartered the Calais Railway in 1832, one of the first railway charters to be granted by the state. Construction was very long, as the project was reorganized, abandoned, transferred to other companies, and extended several times. It was finally completed in 1898.
1854

Age 25

Historical Boundaries - 1854: Androscoggin, Maine, United States

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Carey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clara C Blake in household of William S Blake, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clara R Blake in household of William L Blake, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Blake in entry for Fanny Etta, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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