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 Clara <I>Webb</I> Downer

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Clara Webb Downer

  • Birth 28 Jun 1848 New York, USA
  • Death 26 Feb 1938 Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 62861138

Age at death: 89 years, 7 months, 29 days

Clara died of 2nd & 3rd degree burns on her body from an accidental fire in her daughter's house at 709 Chestnut Street, Joplin, Mo while working on her stove.

Spouse: James C. Downer
James & Clara were married December 25, 1866
by Mr. Reed. (as written in Clara's Bible)

James & Clara lived at
1220 West 7th Street
Joplin, MO

Known Children:
Ezra B Downer
Mabel May Downer Wilson
William E Downer

Clara is my Great-Great-Grandmother


The following information is from Downers of America. It is incomplete.

2054 JAMES C, of Lincoln, Neb f"'^Seneca), m 25 Dec, 1866,
Clara, dau of Edward B. Webb, of Rock City, 111.
She b 28 June, 1848.

Had 2059+ William E., bat Freeport, 111, 5 Oct, 1867. Rem to Jewett City, Kan.
2060 + Ezra, b 20 Jan, 1869.
2061 Mabel, b 30 May, 1876. She m Feb, 1893, G. N. Kirby, of Jewett City, Kan.

2059 WILLIAM E., of Jewett City C^JamesC), m 9 Jan,
1889, Mary, dau of Henry Frick, of St. John, la.
She b 24 Feb, 1869. Had
2062 Essie, b 11 Oct, 1893.
2063 , b 4 Mar, 1896.

2060 EZRA ('"'-James C), m 12 May, 1891, Bird, dau of
Simon Louis, of Alton, Kan. Had
2064 Maud, b 1892.
2065 Samuel E., b 1898.

**Special Thanks to graver: Doris Snyder, for the headstone photo**

Special Thanks to Special Friends Shirley & Dan Kirk of Joplin for the photographs of all 4 Downer graves.


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  • Created by: S Chaney
  • Added: 12 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62861138
  • S Chaney
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clara Webb Downer (28 Jun 1848–26 Feb 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62861138, citing Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery, Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by S Chaney (contributor 47027722) .