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Clarissa Clara or Claracie Welch

Clarissa Clara or Claracie Welch

Female 1849 - Aft 1920  (72 years)


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  • Name Clarissa Clara or Claracie Welch 
    Born 1849  , Ashe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1880  Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: Clarissa Clark
      Age: 33
      Birth Year: abt 1847
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home in 1880: Marion, Smyth, Virginia
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Allen Clark
      Father's Birthplace: Virginia
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Neighbors:
      Occupation: Keeping House

      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Allen Clark 40
      Clarissa Clark 33
      M. E. Clark 17
      Tolbert Clark 13
      James Clark 11
      David Clark 7
      Susan E. Welch 14 (Clara's sister)
      Nancy A. Welch 11 (Clara's sister)
      L. E. Clark 3
      Mollie V. Clark 2
      Rhoda Clark 4m
    1880 US Census Virginia, Smyth, Marion,  Welch james and Clark Families
    1880 US Census Virginia, Smyth, Marion, Welch james and Clark Families
    James Welch and 2n wife, Mary live next door to daughters Leah Welch and Allen Clark with wife Clarissa Welch Clark NOTE the Clark family was baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints May 1897
    Census 1900  Seven Mile Ford, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Clary Clark
      [Clara Clark]
      Age: 52
      Birth Date: Oct 1847
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home in 1900: Seven Mile Ford, Smyth, Virginia
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Allen Clark
      Marriage Year: 1877
      Years Married: 23
      Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Mother: number of living children: 8
      Mother: How many children: 10
      Occupation:
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Allen Clark 58
      Clary Clark 52
      Rebeckea Clark 18
      Mattie C Clark 16
      George B H Clark 11
      Rachel B S Clark 6
      Mollie V Luster 22 (daughter)
      William V Luster 27 (son in Law [1]
    Census 1920  Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Clarra Clark
      [Clorra Clark]
      Age: 74
      Birth Year: abt 1846
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home in 1920: Marion, Smyth, Virginia
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Widowed
      [Widow]
      Father's Birthplace: Virginia
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home Owned: Rent
      Able to Read: No
      Able to Write: No
      Neighbors:
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Clarra Clark 74
      Rebecca J Clark 37
      [2]
    Died Aft 1920 
    Age 72 years 
    Notes 
    • BIRTH-PARENTS-BAPTISM: LDS Membership Records; 1881-1897;LDS Church Virginia Conference, Southern States Mission, Smyth County, Virginia; pp 264-265, libr no. 6867;SL FHL Microfilm #0001995; NOTE: Baptized and confirmed by Alonzo Shirts on 1 May 1897.
    Person ID I3504  Our Family
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2014 

    Father Ancestors James Welch 2x ,   b. 1806, , Grayson, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1895, Chilhowie, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Nancy Sexton,   b. 8 Nov 1809, , Grayson, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1878, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1828  , Fauquier, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F580  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Ancestors Allen Clark, Jr 3x ,   b. 2 Oct 1841, , Ashe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 5 May 1877  , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MARRIAGE-SPOUSE-PARENTS: Marriage Register;1857-1915; Smyth County, Virginia Vital Records; page 48, line 28; SL FHL Microfilm # 0033990 Salt Lake Utah; NOTE: Age 35,widower,bn Ashe County North Carolina, residence Smyth County
      Virginia, parents Allen and Elizabeth, occupation farmer, viewed 25 Nov 1995. UPDATE: 1995-12-15 rec photocopy of marriage license from Smyth County C-V001.
    Marriage Certificate
    Marriage Certificate
    Children 
    Family1. Mollie Virginia Clark,   b. 5 May 1878, Saltville, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family2. Rhoda May Clark,   b. 5 May 1880, Seven Mile Ford, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1945  (Age 64 years)
     3. Rebecca Jane Clark,   b. 5 May 1885, Seven Mile Ford, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mattie Cardealer Clark,   b. 24 Mar 1884, Seven Mile Ford, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1954  (Age 70 years)
    +5. George Benjamin Harrison Clark,   b. 16 Jul 1885, Seven Mile Ford, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1960  (Age 75 years)
     6. Clark,   b. 21 Jun 1887, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1887, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Rachel B. S. Clark,   b. Oct 1893, , , Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. Bertha L. Clark,   b. 2 Oct 1893, , Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F1420  Group Sheet

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  • Sources 
    1. [S61] Ancestry.Com, Generations Network, Inc, (Ancestry.com.[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.), 1900; Census Place: Seven Mile Ford, Smyth, Virginia; Roll: 1728; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0079; FHL microfilm: 1241728. (Reliability: 3), 27 Mar 2014.

    2. [S61] Ancestry.Com, Generations Network, Inc, (Ancestry.com.[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.), 1920; Census Place: Marion, Smyth, Virginia; Roll: T625_1914; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 111; Image: 629. (Reliability: 2), 27 Mar 2014.

    3. [S11] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
      NANCY WELCH; Female; Spouse: JAMES WELCH; Marriage: 21 JAN 1828 , Fauquier, Virginia; No source information is available.
      Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church.
      Search performed using PAF Insight on 19 Feb 2005