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Amanda Melvina Whiteley Clark
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1865
Stanberry
Gentry County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1950
Waterford
Stanislaus County
California, USA

Mrs. Amanda Melvina Clark died on Thursday, June 29th, in Waterford at the age of 84 years. She was born in Stanberg (sic), Missouri, and married William T. Clark on July 16, 1883, in Missouri. They moved from Missouri to Enders, Nebraska, where they lived for 19 years. While there, Mrs. Clark joined the Church of the Brethren. Then Mrs. Clark lived in La Junta, Colorado, for 10 years. The Clarks came to Waterford 24 years ago and Mr. Clark died a few years later.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Lottie Beghtel of Waterford, Mrs. Hazel Avara of Sacramento, one son, Wesley R. Clark of San Diego; a son-in-law, Guy Humphrey of Riverbank; a sister-in-law, Mrs. Dora Whiteley; two children, Henry Clark, and Edith Humphrey, preceded Mrs. Clark in death. Also surviving are 23 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at the Church of the Brethren at 10 o'clock on Monday morning, with F.E. Miller and the Rev. Leo Miller officiating. The Church of the Brethren quartet sang "Blest Be the Tie That Binds" and "God Will Wipe Away the Tears." Burial was in the family plot in the Modesto cemetery (sic).

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Thomas Whiteley (1834 - 1918)
  Mary Elizabeth Hardin Whiteley (1835 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  William Thomas Clark (1859 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Edith Clark Humphrey (1891 - 1947)*
  Henry Harrison Clark (1904 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eli Payne Whiteley (1860 - 1941)*
  Mary Elizabeth Whiteley Nelson (1861 - 1921)*
  Malinda Belle Whiteley Litten (1864 - 1944)*
  Amanda Melvina Whiteley Clark (1865 - 1950)
  James Newton Whiteley (1867 - 1938)*
  Burr Harrison Whiteley (1870 - 1945)*
  Uriah Holman Whiteley (1872 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Modesto Citizens Cemetery
Modesto
Stanislaus County
California, USA
Plot: Bl 154 Lot 3 GR 1
 
Maintained by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Originally Created by: Ed Smith
Record added: Aug 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57527349
Amanda Melvina <i>Whiteley</i> Clark
Added by: Joyce Beghtel
 
Amanda Melvina <i>Whiteley</i> Clark
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- M.E.
 Added: Jul. 29, 2014

- Norma taylor
 Added: Mar. 17, 2013
 
 
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