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 Clara Magdalena <I>Wallengren</I> Claussen

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Clara Magdalena Wallengren Claussen

  • Birth 19 Jan 1869 Stockholm, Stockholms kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden
  • Death 1 Jun 1945 Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Point Reyes Station, Marin County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 73638510

Clara was the second wife of Henry Claussen, who was widowed in November, 1887.

Clara immigrated to the U.S. in 1890.

Miss Clara M. Wallengren and Henry P. Claussen were married in San Francisco on Sept. 28, 1891, per marriage announcement in the San Francisco Call. Theirs was a May-December romance with 27 years of age between them.

The next week, the Sausalito News reported "Henry Claussen, of Point Reyes, gave his many friends a surprise last week."

Clara gave birth to Henry in August, 1892 and Clara Wilhelmina in March, 1894.

Two months after the birth, in May, 1894, the Sausalito News reported "Mr. and Mrs. Claussen, left for the city Tuesday morning, where Mrs. C. will be under a physicians care. We hope of a speedy recovery."

Daughter, Clara, married Clarence Ruland Pape in 1912 and was widowed in 1933. Possible death in 1977.

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The CDI documents birth year as Jan. 19, 1869. The 1900 census has birth year of 1865.

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  • Created by: Colletta
  • Added: 20 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73638510
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clara Magdalena Wallengren Claussen (19 Jan 1869–1 Jun 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73638510, citing Historic Life-Saving Service and G Ranch Cemetery, Point Reyes Station, Marin County, California, USA ; Maintained by Colletta (contributor 47089656) .