Mary Ella Clark

1 December 1926–28 August 2006 (Age 79)
Cashmere, Chelan, Washington, United States

The Life of Mary Ella

Mary Ella Clark was born on 1 December 1926, in Cashmere, Chelan, Washington, United States. She married Alfred Medeiros Jr. on 8 April 1982, in North Kona District, Hawaii, Hawaii, United States. She died on 28 August 2006, in Hookena, Hawaii, Hawaii, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Medeiros Jr.
1927–2020
Mary Ella Clark
1926–2006
Marriage: 8 April 1982

Spouse and Children

    Alfred Medeiros Jr.

    Male1927–2020Male

    Female1926–2006Female

MARRIAGE
8 April 1982
North Kona District, Hawaii, Hawaii, United States

World Events (3)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 14

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a scribe or secretary, originally a member of a minor religious order who undertook such duties. The word clerc denoted a member of a religious order, from Old English cler(e)c ‘priest’, reinforced by Old French clerc. Both are from Late Latin clericus, from Greek klērikos, a derivative of klēros ‘inheritance’, ‘legacy’, with reference to the priestly tribe of Levites ( see Levy ) ‘whose inheritance was the Lord’. In medieval Christian Europe, clergy in minor orders were permitted to marry and so found families; thus the surname could become established. In the Middle Ages it was virtually only members of religious orders who learned to read and write, so that the term clerk came to denote any literate man.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Ella Clark - Government record: female

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