Clara Burrell

1890–1970 (Age 80)
Penrith, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Clara

When Clara Burrell was born about 1890, in Penrith, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Burrell, was 52 and her mother, Isabella Elizabeth Slee, was 28. She married Joseph Henry Clark in 1913, in Penrith, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom. She died about 1970, in Carlisle, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Henry Clark
1891–1976
Clara Burrell
1890–1970
Marriage: 1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1913
Penrith, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    John Burrell

    Male1838–1917Male

    Isabella Elizabeth Slee

    Female1862–1941Female

siblings

(10)

    Sarah Ann Slee

    Female1880–Female

    Female1885–1976Female

    Elizabeth Burrell

    Female1889–Female

    Female1890–1970Female

    Bessy Burrell

    Female1894–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 14

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 18

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 24

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or sold coarse woolen cloth, Middle English burel or borel (from Old French burel, a diminutive of b(o)ure); the same word was used adjectively in the sense ‘reddish brown’ and may have been applied as a nickname referring to dress or complexion. Compare Borel .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Clara Burrell - Church record: birth: about 1890; Penrith, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

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