Rudger Clawson

Brief Life History of Rudger

When Rudger Clawson was born on 12 March 1857, his father, Hiram Bradley Clawson Sr, was 30 and his mother, Margaret Gay Judd, was 25. He married Florence Ann Dinwoodey on 1 August 1882, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 21 June 1943, at the age of 86.

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Rudger Clawson
Lydia Elizabeth Spencer
Marriage: 29 March 1883
Remus Rudger Clawson
Hyrum Bradley Clawson
Margaret Gay Clawson
Daniel Spencer Clawson
Vera May Clawson
Samuel George Clawson
Lorenzo Snow Clawson
Marion Clawson
Lydia Clawson

Sources (64)

  • Rodger Clawson in household of Ellen P Clawson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Rudger Clawson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • Rudger Clawson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

Name Meaning

English: variant of Claxton .

Americanized form of North German, Danish, and Norwegian Clausen , Claussen , or Klausen , and also of their Dutch cognates, such as Claassen or Klaassen, patronymics from short forms of the local equivalents of the personal name Nicholas . Compare Clauson .

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

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