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Claude Clark Appleton
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Birth: May, 1847
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1928
Sawtelle
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Claude Clark Appleton was married to Miss Mary Ellen Frederick on May 8, 1869 in South Bend, St. Joseph Co., IN. She was the daughter of Benjamin Benneville Frederick and wife - Hannah Boyer Frederick of Franconia, Montgomerry Co. & Pine Grove, Schuylkill Co., PA.. Her siblings were William Henry & Elizabeth Lillian "Lillie" Frederick. Mother Hannah died about 1854. Benjamin then wed Miss Mary Ann Eckler of Pine Grove. The family located to So. Bend,IN where another sibling - George Frederick was born. Father Benjamin joined the Civil War at the age of 36 - Died of Typhoid in Clear Creek, MS and is interred at the National Cemetery in Corinth, MS. Claude Clark also served in the Civil War - Enlisting on January 18, 1864 and Musterd Out on January 21, 1864 - Transferring to Co. C, 34 & 38th Consolidated Iowa Infantry - on July 12 1865 till August 16, 1865 at Houston, Texas. After their marriage in 1869 - Clark was employed as a Carriage Painter in So.Bend, IN, Des Moines, Iowa, Rockford & Joliet, IL - then California. "Clark" & Mary Ellen became the parents of Eleven Children - Ida, Archibald "Archie", Cora, Bert, Georgianna, Dora, Richard Adolphos, Olive Appleton Pond Crimp, Mabel, Grace & Leroy. Clark died August 15, 1928 after being a patient in the Soldier's Home in Los Angeles. He was Eighty-one Years Old. Mary Ellen died on May 18, 1931 at the age of Seventy-eight. They are both interred at this Los Angeles National Cemetery. Submitted by Niece of Mary Ellen's Step-Mother - Mary Ann Eckler Frederick - Anita (Eckler Family) Rodgers - 
 
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  Mary Ellen Frederick Appleton (1853 - 1931)*
 
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Burial:
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: 34, L-27
 
Maintained by: Anita Rodgers
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3685769
Claude Clark Appleton
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