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Clara Amanda Freeze Atkinson
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1859
Green Springs
Sandusky County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1928
Green Springs
Sandusky County
Ohio, USA

Clara Amanda Freeze was born February 28, 1859, in Green Springs, Sandusky County, Ohio, the daughter of Lloyd and Lovina Kelly Freeze, pioneers to Seneca County. On June 22, 1904, in Seneca County, she married Arthur Atkinson, who had been previously married. He was the son of William Neale and Catherine Bascow Atkinson. They had no children together to my knowledge. Clara passed away October 31, 1928, in Green Springs, and was buried November 3rd in Green Springs Cemetery there.

Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958:

Groom's Name: Arthur Atkinson
Groom's Birth Date: 1846
Groom's Birthplace: Buffalo, New York
Groom's Age: 58
Bride's Name: Clara Amanda Freeze
Bride's Birth Date: 1859
Bride's Birthplace: Seneca Co.
Bride's Age: 45
Marriage Date: 22 Jun 1904
Marriage Place: Seneca, Ohio
Groom's Father's Name: Wm. N. Atkinson
Groom's Mother's Name: Kate Bascow
Bride's Father's Name: Lloyd Freeze
Bride's Mother's Name: Lovina Kelley
Groom's Race: White
Groom's Marital Status: Unknown
Bride's Race: White
Bride's Marital Status: Single
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02305-6
System Origin: Ohio-EASy
Source Film Number: 388642
Reference Number: p18 cn1982

From the Ohio Death Certificate of Clara Amanda Freeze Atkinson:

County of Death:Seneca
City of Death:Green Springs
Full name:Clara Amanda Atkinson
Residence:Green Springs, Seneca County, Ohio
Marital Status:Widowed
Spouse of:Arthur Atkinson Dice?
Date of birth:February 28, 1859
Age:69 years, 8 months, 3 days
Profession:At Home
Birthplace:Green Springs, Seneca County, Ohio
Father's name:Lloyd Freeze
Mother's Maiden:Lovina Kelley
Birthplace:Delaware, Ohio
Informant:Mrs. Rose Heflinger
Burial:Green Springs Cemetery
Date:November 3, 1928
Funeral firm:A. R. Young & Son
Date of Death:October 31, 1928
Time of Death:11:30 p.m.
Cause of Death:Cerebral Hemorrhage
Contributory cause:Arterio Sclerosis
Attending Physician:C. L. Reason, Green Springs

Obituary for Clara Amanda Freeze Atkinson from the Fremont Daily Messenger of Thursday, November 1, 1928 (p. 1, col. 6):

"MRS. CLARA ATKINSON CALLED BY DEATH. Mrs. George Heflinger, of Garrison Street, was called to Green Springs Thursday, by the death of her sister, Mrs. Clara Atkinson, 70, who died at the home of her brother,Walter Freeze, Wednesday night. Mrs. Atkinson had been attending the Halloween festival on the streets and was apparently in the best of health early in the evening. Upon returning home, she was taken ill, and died a few minutes later. Mrs. Atkinson has been a resident of Green Springs nearly all of her life. She was a member of the Methodist Church, and of affiliated societies, as well as a prominent worker in the W. C. T. U. and belonged to the C. L. S. C., a literary society in Green Springs. Mrs. Heflinger and Walter Freeze are the only near relatives. No arrangements for the funeral services had been made yet Thursday morning."

Obituary for Clara Amanda Freeze Atkinson from the Sandusky Register of Friday, November 2, 1928:

"GREEN SPRINGS WOMAN IS DEAD. Mrs. Clara Atkinson Dies Suddenly Wednesday. GREEN SPRINGS, November 1--(Special)--Death came suddenly to Mrs. Clara Atkinson, 70, at midnight Wednesday at the home of her brother, Walter Freeze, Kansas Street. Mrs. Atkinson had been watching the town Halloween celebration and, shortly after her return to her brother's home where she resided, she was taken ill and died within a few hours. Her death is the second death in her family. A brother, Charles Freeze, died suddenly 20 years ago. She had resided in Green Springs her entire life. Surviving Mrs. Atkinson are the one brother and a sister, Mrs. George Heflinger, of Fremont."
Family links: 
  Lloyd Freeze (1817 - 1908)
  Lovina Kelley Freeze (1820 - 1886)
  Arthur Atkinson (1845 - 1916)
  Mary Annette Freeze Hoeltzel (1845 - 1920)*
  Perry Andrew Freeze (1846 - 1869)*
  Charles Edward Freeze (1851 - 1904)*
  Walter Lloyd Freeze (1854 - 1931)*
  Clara Amanda Freeze Atkinson (1859 - 1928)
  Rosalia A. Freeze Hefflinger (1862 - 1940)*
*Calculated relationship
Green Springs Cemetery
Green Springs
Sandusky County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section Oldest, Row 4, Lot 35
Maintained by: Gregg Freese
Originally Created by: Tom Rhineberger
Record added: Sep 15, 2011
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