Clarence L. Ferrin

Male14 January 1855–24 February 1936

Brief Life History of Clarence L.

When Clarence L. Ferrin was born on 14 January 1855, in Alton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Ferrin, was 20 and his mother, Sarah E. Adams, was 18. He married Louisa Sarah Avery in August 1878, in Campton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Thornton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States for about 10 years. He died on 24 February 1936, in Campton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Blair Cemetery, Campton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

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Clarence L. Ferrin
Louisa Sarah Avery
Marriage: August 1878
Edna Melissa Ferrin
Lela Edith Ferrin
Eva Sarah Ferrin
Lester Ferrin

Sources (13)

  • Clarence L Ferrin in household of Fred R Page, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence L. Ferrin, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Clarence Fenin in entry for Fred R. Page and Edna Mrs. Hodgman, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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  • Marriage
    August 1878Campton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

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

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 8

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 26

    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

    Irish: variant of Ferron 3 or a shortened form of McFerrin . Also compare with Farren .

    English: variant of Ferron .

    Spanish (Ferrín): from a derivative of ferro ‘iron’.

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

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