Clara May Watkins

17 October 1886–22 November 1938 (Age 52)
Liberty, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

The Life of Clara May

When Clara May Watkins was born on 17 October 1886, in Liberty, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, her father, Thomas Henry Watkins, was 29 and her mother, Mary Ann Adelia Hymas, was 20. She married David Thomas Orr on 5 April 1905, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 22 November 1938, in Lanark, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Ovid, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Thomas Orr
1885–1973
Clara May Watkins
1886–1938
Marriage: 5 April 1905
Delwin David Orr
1906–1970
Cecil Thomas Orr
1907–1922
Pricilla May Orr
1909–1910
Vonda Adelia Orr
1911–1952
Elmo Watkins Orr
1913–2000
Ula Jane Orr
1914–1996
Arlow Calvin Orr
1916–1999
Rilma Clara Orr
1917–2007
Neva Orr
1919–2008
Vyrin King Orr
1920–1984
Letha Orr
1922–1923
Hertha Orr
1924–2000
Velinda Orr
1927–1974
Milo Orr
1929–1929

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 April 1905
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1890

Age 4

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 14

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English (also frequent in Wales): patronymic from the personal name Watkin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Clara May Walbirs Orr in household of David Thomas Orr, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Clara M Watkins Orr in household of David T Orr, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Clara M Watkins in household of John Parker, "United States Census, 1900"

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