Ura Mae Mountain

6 September 1909–27 July 2002 (Age 92)
Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Ura Mae

When Ura Mae Mountain was born on 6 September 1909, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Hanson Mountain, was 38 and her mother, Sarah Bennett, was 34. She married Richard Harvey Clapper on 7 March 1931, in Yellow Creek, Hopewell Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Woodbury, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Woodbury Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 27 July 2002, in Roaring Spring, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Koontz Church Of The Brethren Cemetery, Loysburg, South Woodbury Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Richard Harvey Clapper
Ura Mae Mountain
Marriage: 7 March 1931
Melvin Richard Clapper
Thelma Deloris Clapper
Elda Mae Clapper
William Homer Clapper
Mary Ann Clapper

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 March 1931Yellow Creek, Hopewell Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States
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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.
    1910 · The Mann Act
    Age 1
    This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 26
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire; of Norman origin): topographic name from Middle English mountaine ‘mountain’ (Old French montagne). See Montagne .Irish: either of Norman origin, as 1 above, or a variant of Manton .English: variant of Monkton a habitational name from Monkton (Kent, Somerset), Moor Monkton and Nun Monkton (Yorkshire), Bishop Monkton (Yorkshire), or any of numerous other places called Monkton, named with Old English munuc ‘monk’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • May Clopper in household of Harvey Clopper, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ura Mae Mountain in entry for William Homer Clapper and Anna Mary Claycomb, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
    • Ura May Mountain in household of Saddie Mountain, "United States Census, 1930"

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