Clara Elizabeth Hamilton

13 April 1895–29 April 1977 (Age 82)
Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Clara Elizabeth

When Clara Elizabeth Hamilton was born on 13 April 1895, in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, William Larkin Hamilton, was 45 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Harvey, was 42. She married Francis Ross Stewart on 25 March 1914, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 29 April 1977, in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Fairview, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Ross Stewart
1891–1968
Clara Elizabeth Hamilton
1895–1977
Marriage: 25 March 1914
Ted Hamilton Stewart
1914–1931
Lyle Leon Stewart
1918–1934
Lloyd Ross Stewart
1920–1945
Mont J Stewart
1937–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 March 1914
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 1

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1917

Age 22

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from what is now a deserted village in the parish of Barkby, Leicestershire. This is named from Old English hamel ‘crooked’ + dūn ‘hill’. Hamilton near Glasgow was founded by the Hamiltons and named after them. In Ireland, this name may have replaced Hamill in a few cases. It has also been used as the equivalent of the Irish (Cork) name Ó hUrmholtaigh.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Clara Elizebeth Hamilton Stewart in household of Francis Ross Stewart, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Clara E Hamilton Stewart in household of Francis Ross Stewart, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Clara Elizabeth Hamilton Stewart in household of Francis Ross Stewart, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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