Robert Francis Clark

11 June 1909–23 November 1995 (Age 86)
Ashland, Ashland, Ohio, United States

The Life of Robert Francis

When Robert Francis Clark was born on 11 June 1909, in Ashland, Ashland, Ohio, United States, his father, Edward Leroy Clark, was 30 and his mother, Elenora K. "Ella" Hoeffler, was 27. He died on 23 November 1995, in Ashland, Ashland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Ashland, Ohio, United States.

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Edward Leroy Clark
Elenora K. "Ella" Hoeffler
Robert Francis Clark

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Age 7

Ashland became a city in 1916.

Age 23

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a scribe or secretary, originally a member of a minor religious order who undertook such duties. The word clerc denoted a member of a religious order, from Old English cler(e)c ‘priest’, reinforced by Old French clerc. Both are from Late Latin clericus, from Greek klērikos, a derivative of klēros ‘inheritance’, ‘legacy’, with reference to the priestly tribe of Levites ( see Levy ) ‘whose inheritance was the Lord’. In medieval Christian Europe, clergy in minor orders were permitted to marry and so found families; thus the surname could become established. In the Middle Ages it was virtually only members of religious orders who learned to read and write, so that the term clerk came to denote any literate man.

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

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  • Robert F Clark in household of Edward Clark, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert Francis Clark, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Robert F Clark, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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