Clara Josephine Mullally

May 1877–23 May 1969 (Age 92)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Clara Josephine

When Clara Josephine Mullally was born in May 1877, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Richard Henry Mullally, was 30 and her mother, Julia Speer, was 29. She married Genius White on 31 December 1900, in Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 23 May 1969, in San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Genius White
Clara Josephine Mullally
Marriage: 31 December 1900
Richard W White

Spouse and Children

31 December 1900
Los Angeles, California, United States


    Richard W White


Parents and Siblings

    Richard Henry Mullally


    Julia Speer




    Gertrude Mullally


    Miss Mullally


    Mr Mullally




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 5

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 24

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maolalaidh ‘descendant of Maolaladh’, a personal name composed of the elements maol ‘chieftain’ + aladh ‘speckled’, ‘piebald’. This was originally a Galway name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clara J White in household of Genius White, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clara White in household of Genius White, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clara J White in household of Genius White, "United States Census, 1930"

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