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Clara Ellen Farrell Ritchie
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Birth: Jul., 1876
Death: Jan. 6, 1937
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

The 1880 Census indicated Clara Ellen Farrell was born at Troy in Rensselaer County, New York, however, the 1900 Census stated she was born in Michigan. When the 1920 Census was taken, Clara was a widow, living on Virginia Park in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan with her two teenage daughters, Caroline and Ellen. Although employed, her occupation and her employer's name could not be deciphered. By1930, Clara was living with her youngest daughter, Ellen, and her son-in-law, Donald Sawvel. She was employed as a clerk for the board of education and her marital status was a widow.

According to her death certificate, Clara died of Apoplexy. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Farrell (1839 - 1895)
  Sarah Martin Farrell (1846 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Walter Ritchie (1873 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Caroline H. Ritchie Wing Purnell (1900 - ____)*
  Ellen M. Ritchie Sawvel (1901 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Farrell (1868 - 1946)*
  Thomas Francis Farrell (1870 - 1953)*
  James Farrell (1872 - 1895)*
  Clara Ellen Farrell Ritchie (1876 - 1937)
  Margaret Marjorie Farrell Kraetke (1877 - 1954)*
  Alice Farrell Haldane (1884 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodmere Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section A2; Lot 91
 
Created by: Jo-Ann
Record added: Mar 22, 2011
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Clara Ellen <i>Farrell</i> Ritchie
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Clara Ellen <i>Farrell</i> Ritchie
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