Clara Elizabeth Horr

22 October 1872–23 February 1954 (Age 81)
Washington, Kansas, United States

The Life of Clara Elizabeth

When Clara Elizabeth Horr was born on 22 October 1872, in Washington, Kansas, United States, her father, Cyrus Winn Bartholomew Horr, was 24 and her mother, Caroline E. Richardson, was 23. She married William Henry Butler on 24 March 1897, in Lawrence, Douglas, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Judicial Township 16, Kern, California, United States in 1920 and Lawrence, Douglas, Kansas, United States in 1930. She died on 23 February 1954, in Kansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Dinuba, Tulare, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Butler
Clara Elizabeth Horr
Marriage: 24 March 1897
Binneta Alice Butler
Laurene Butler
Charles Ralph Butler

Spouse and Children

24 March 1897
Lawrence, Douglas, Kansas, United States



    Laurene Butler


    Charles Ralph Butler


Parents and Siblings

    Cyrus Winn Bartholomew Horr


    Caroline E. Richardson




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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 5

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

German (Hörr): unexplained; possibly a derivative of Middle High German hor ‘dirt’ ( see Hoerr ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarria Harr in household of Cyrus W Harr, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clara E Butler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • C E Butler in household of W H Butler, "United States Census, 1910"

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