New York, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 1884|
Van Buren County
Born in NY State, the Clark family later settled in LaSalle, Monroe Co., Michigan, where father Robert had a farm. At some point after his death in 1846, the mother Betsy Gould Brown Clark removed to Bangor, MI. Unclear when Janette and most of her siblings also moved to Van Buren County, but may have accompanied their mother. Janette Clark married George Hurlbut on July 4, 1850 in Van Buren Co., Michigan.
Amanda Clark Kinney arrived in Bangor, MI with her husband, William W. Kinney in 1855.
Sally Clark Hoppin resided Van Buren Co, MI
Mary E. Clark Herron resided Van Buren Co, MI
One other Clark sister
Half-siblings from mother Betsy's first marriage to Orlando Brown, Sr.
Orlando S. Brown, Jr.
Betsy A. Brown Miller
Died, suddenly, at her home in Bangor on the evening of March 27th, 1884. Mrs. Jannette Hurlbut, mother of Robert and Myrick Hurlbut and Mrs. Martin Watkins. Mrs. Hurlbut had been a resident of Bangor for many years and by her upright, Christian and motherly devotion had won a large circle of true friends. She was 53 years of age and had been a widow for over twenty years. The funeral services were held at the Christian Church, Sunday, she being a member of that church. The sermon being by the Pastor Elder J.H. Reese from John 1:5-4(?). A large concourse of sympathizing friends followed the remains to the Taylor Cemetery where they were interred.
Cannot locate her headstone at Taylor Cemetery.
Robert Clark (1799 - 1846)
Betsy E. Gould Clark (1793 - 1871)
George Hurlbut (1828 - 1862)
William Robert Hurlbut (1849 - 1934)*
Mary Elnora Hurlbut Watkins (1854 - 1908)*
Myrick Henry Hurlbut (1860 - 1942)*
Betsy A. Miller (1810 - 1871)**
Orlando S. Brown (1816 - 1880)**
Sally C Clark Hoppin (1825 - 1861)*
Amanda Clark Kinney (1828 - 1901)*
Janette Clark Hurlbut (1831 - 1884)
Mary E. Clark Herron (1834 - 1907)*
Note: Cannot locate stone at cemetery -- info from obit & census.
Van Buren County
Created by: DM
Record added: Jul 06, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9052229
Added: May. 31, 2007