Lola Ann Clawson

12 January 1806–17 February 1848 (Age 42)
Dryden, Tompkins, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Lola Ann

When Lola Ann Clawson was born on 12 January 1806, in Dryden, Dryden, Tompkins, New York, United States, her father, Ebenezer Clawson, was 34 and her mother, Lowly Foote, was 27. She married Elihu Marcellus Allen on 29 June 1827, in Dryden, Dryden, Tompkins, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 17 February 1848, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elihu Marcellus Allen
Lola Ann Clawson
Marriage: 29 June 1827
Helen Rebecca Allen
Laura Albina Allen
Phoebe Ann Allen
Charles William Allen
Wyatt Allen
Elihu Moroni Allen
Lola Elizabeth Allen
Almira Gilbert Allen
Emma Melvina Allen
George Warren Allen
John Fergusen Allen
Joseph Brigham Allen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 June 1827Dryden, Tompkins, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 6
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 13
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Claxton .Americanized form of North German, Danish, and Norwegian Clausen , Claussen , or Klausen , and also of their Dutch cognates, such as Claassen or Klaassen, patronymics from short forms of the local equivalents of the personal name Nicholas . Compare Clauson .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight

    Lowly Clauson

    Compiled by Julie D. Judd Family tradition gives her the name Lola Ann Clawson. The only primary document uncovered is a journal written by her mother’s first cousin, Warren Foote, that gives her th …

    Sources (9)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Lola Ann "Lowly" Clawson - Published information: Court record: birth: 1805; Dryden, Tompkins, New York, United States
    • Lola Ann Clawson in entry for Laura Albina Allen, "Illinois, Hancock County, Nauvoo Community Project, 1839-1846 (BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy)"
    • Lola Ann Clawson Allen, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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