Stephen Hone Clark

20 April 1919–17 October 1987 (Age 68)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Stephen Hone

When Stephen Hone Clark was born on 20 April 1919, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Herald Ray Clark, was 28 and his mother, Mable Hone, was 24. He married Margaret Ruth Milligan on 28 August 1943, in Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Binghamton, Broome, New York, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. His occupation is listed as medical doctor in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. He died on 17 October 1987, in Brea, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Hone Clark
Margaret Ruth Milligan
Marriage: 28 August 1943
Geoffrey Milligan Clark
Paul Milligan Clark

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 August 1943Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
    1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World
    Age 2
    Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 18
    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English clerk, clark ‘clerk, cleric, writer’ (Old French clerc; see Clerc ). The original sense was ‘man in a religious order, cleric, clergyman’. As all writing and secretarial work in medieval Christian Europe was normally done by members of the clergy, the term clerk came to mean ‘scholar, secretary, recorder, or penman’ as well as ‘cleric’. As a surname, it was particularly common for one who had taken only minor holy orders. In medieval Christian Europe, clergy in minor orders were permitted to marry and so found families; thus the surname could become established.Irish (Westmeath, Mayo): in Ireland the English surname was frequently adopted, partly by translation for Ó Cléirigh; see Cleary .Americanized form of Dutch De Klerk or Flemish De Clerck or of variants of these names, and possibly also of French Clerc . Compare Clerk 2 and De Clark .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mission To East Germany, 1939

    I am writing this account of the missionary experience of my father, Stephen Hone Clark, as he related it to me. I have further researched documents from the church to add additional background infor …

    Sources (39)

    • Stephen Clark in household of Herald Ray Clark, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Stephen Hone Clark in household of Herald Ray Clark, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Stephen H Clark, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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