Lyda Alice Snyder

1858–1945 (Age 86)
Mercer, Missouri, United States

The Life of Lyda Alice

When Lyda Alice Snyder was born on 18 June 1858, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, her father, Hezekiah Snyder, was 33 and her mother, Rosina Lucy Painter, was 33. She married William Ervin Clark on 24 March 1878, in Mercer, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Roger Mills, Oklahoma Territory, United States in 1900 and Elk Township, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. She died on 6 April 1945, in Elk City, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Elk City, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lyda Alice Snyder
1858–1945
William Ervin Clark
1855–1935
Marriage: 24 March 1878
Sophrona Ann Clark
1879–1880
Cordelia May Clark
1880–1906
James Thomas Clark
1882–1939
Iva Eldora Clark
1883–1955
Frank Lawrence Clark
1887–1975
Audley Edward Clark
1888–1987
Ida Lue Clark
1890–1965
Willard Henderson Clark
1892–1971
Albert Bernard Clark
1895–1980
William Herman Clark
1897–1899
Jessie Amber Clark
1898–1991

Spouse & Children

  • Female1858–1945Female

  • William Ervin Clark

    Male1855–1935Male

MARRIAGE
24 March 1878
Mercer, Missouri, United States
children

(11)

  • Sophrona Ann Clark

    Female1879–1880Female

  • Cordelia May Clark

    Female1880–1906Female

  • James Thomas Clark

    Male1882–1939Male

  • Female1883–1955Female

  • Male1887–1975Male

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 2

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 23

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.2 Americanized form of German Schneider .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • A L Snyder in household of Hezakiah Snyder, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lida Snyder in household of Hezekiah Snyder, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Alice Clark in household of William E Clark, "United States Census, 1920"

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