May Claer

1898–1974 (Age 76)
Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of May

When May Claer was born in 1898, her father, William Henry Cloar, was 35 and her mother, Eliza Rosa Da verna, was 34. She married William Urban Miller on 19 June 1919, in Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in 1974, at the age of 76.

Photos & Memories (2)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Urban Miller
1899–1947
May Claer
1898–1974
Marriage: 19 June 1919
Kathleen Rose Miller
1920–1979
EARL W MILLER
1923–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 June 1919
Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Ethel M Cloar

    Female1887–Female

    Lizzy Pearl Cloar

    Female1889–Female

    Maud Cloar

    Female1891–Female

    Florence Cloar

    Female1892–1892Female

    Wm. F. Coar

    Male1893–1893Male

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch or German Klaar. The first, according to Debrabandere, is from the female personal name Clara. The German surname is a topographic name from a minor place near Braunschweig, or a nickname from Middle High German, Middle Low German klar, ‘pure’, ‘pretty’, ‘sensible’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mae F Miller in household of William V Miller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mae Miller in household of William U Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • May Claer in household of William Claer, "United States Census, 1900"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.