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Clara Aletha Cooper Clark
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1855
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Death: May 1, 1914
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA


Marshall (MI) News Statesman
Wednesday, May 6, 1914
Clara A. Clark, youngest daughter of Charles and Susan Cooper, was born in Lee township, June 29, 1855, and departed this life May 1, 1914, aged 58 years, 10 months and two days. She was married to John Clark, Nov. 9, 1876. To this union two children were born, Roy, who with his father, preceeded her 21 years ago, and Lydia, who is at home. She is also survived by one brother and one sister, James Cooper of Charlotte and Mrs. Fanny Gibson of Marshall, besides a large circle of friends. She united with the Seventh Day Adventist Church 19 years ago and remained a faithful member until her death. Her funeral was held at the Partello church Sunday morning, May 3, conducted by Elder Wm. Westworth, pastor of the tabernacle at Battle Creek, burial in Partello cemetery.


Father: Charles Cooper
Mother: Susan Belcher

Siblings: Mary, James, Fannie

Married: John Henry Clark (1856-3/10/1893) on 11/9/1876 Eckford, Mi


1. Lydia Clark (1/12/1886-9/26/1964) memorial# 125436217 M-Arthur E Foote

2. Roy Clark


1870 Lee Twp, Calhoun Co Mi.
Charles Cooper M 68 England
Susan Cooper F 40 New York
Clara Cooper F 15 Michigan

1880 Lee Twp Calhoun Co Mi
self John H. Clark M 24 Minn
wife Clara A. Clark F 24 Mi
other Susan M. Cooper F 50 Ny

1900 Lee Twp Calhoun Co Mi
head Susan Cooper F 70 Ny
daughter Clara Clark F 44 Mi
sister Sara E Beleker F 63 Mi
granddaughter Lydia Clark F 14 Mi

Michigan Death Certificate

John Henry Clark
groom's age: 20 years
groom's birth date: 1856
groom's birthplace: Maine
bride's name: Clara Althea Cooper
bride's age: 21 years
bride's birth date: 1855
bride's birthplace: Mich.
marriage date: 09 Nov 1876
marriage place: Eckford, Calhoun, Mi
Family links: 
  Charles Cooper (1802 - 1874)
  Susan Maria Belcher Cooper (1829 - 1909)
  John H. Clark (1856 - 1893)
  Emila Mary Ann Cooper Forsyth (1825 - 1904)**
  Clara Aletha Cooper Clark (1855 - 1914)
*Calculated relationship
Partello Cemetery
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Genealogy Bug Kate
Originally Created by: Bushong Weiss
Record added: Feb 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105430514
Clara Aletha <i>Cooper</i> Clark
Added by: Bushong Weiss
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