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Clara Adriana Courtland Hamilton
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1880
Schiedam
Schiedam Municipality
Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Death: Jan. 27, 1947
Ludington
Mason County
Michigan, USA

Clara's name at birth was Clara Adriana Spruijt. However, when her father emigrated to the United States in 1885 he assumed the surname "Courtland" as his older brother Pieter Spruijt (Capt. William Courtland) had done several years before.

Clara was one of eight children. Her siblings were Pieter Krijn Spruijt, who died in infancy in the Netherlands; Pieter Krijn Spruijt (Carl Peter Courtland); Willemina Martina Spruijt (Courtland); Richard "Dick" Courtland; Nathan William "Thijs" Courtland; Jennie Courtland; and John H. Courtland.

Clara married Frank Scott Hamilton, Jr. on November 1, 1906 in Ludington, Mason County, Michigan. They had three children: Adeline, Helen, and Gladys Hamilton.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Courtland (1857 - 1898)
  Adriana Verboom Courtland (1860 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Frank Scott Hamilton (1879 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Helen Adriana Hamilton (1908 - 1908)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clara Adriana Courtland Hamilton (1880 - 1947)
  Carl Peter Courtland (1881 - 1926)*
  Willemina Martina Courtland Fischer (1885 - 1956)*
  Richard Courtland (1888 - 1955)*
  Matthijs William Courtland (1890 - 1918)*
  Jennie Courtland Hamel (1892 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Ludington
Mason County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Joann Geybels
Record added: May 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70154083
Clara Adriana <i>Courtland</i> Hamilton
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Clara Adriana <i>Courtland</i> Hamilton
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Clara Adriana <i>Courtland</i> Hamilton
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