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Hilda McRobert

Person ID #4876, (1912 - 1982)
Last Edited22 Jan 2018
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageJennett McRobert5, Jane Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherWilliam McRobert ( - Bef 1936)
MotherJennett McRobert (1877 - 1941)
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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

27 Apr 19120Hilda McRobert was born on 27 Apr 1912 in 245 Coleman Street, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG. The birth certificate indicates that the parents of Hilda were William McRobert (bricklayers labourer) and Janet McRobert (formerly Griffiths). Informant was Janet McRobert (mother) of 245 Coleman Street, Wolverhampton. The certificate was dated 10 June 1912.
Christening

7 May 19120She was christened on 7 May 1912 in Saint Andrew's Church, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG.
Marriage

Clarence Norman Harrison
1 Jun 193624She married Clarence Norman Harrison on 1 Jun 1936 in Saint Jude's Church, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG.

The marriage certificate states that Clarence Norman Harrison (age omitted) was a bachelor, a rayon spinner by trade and resided at 47 Sweetman Street, Wolverhampton. His father was Charles Harrison, a locksmith. Hilda McRobert (age omitted) was a spinster. She resided at 245 Coleman Street, Wolverhampton. Her father, William McRobert, was deceased. (D5216 1 8 Page 66, Entry131 - Stafford Record Office).
Death

20 Feb 198269Hilda died on 20 Feb 1982 in 10 Quinton Avenue, Great Wyrley, Staffordshire, EnglandG, at age 69.
Cause of Death

20 Feb 198269She died of terminal leachexia, motor-neurone disease and hypertension.
Burial

Feb 198269She was buried in Feb 1982 in Merridale Cemetery at Wolverhampton, Staffordshire.

The grave monument inscription of Clarence and his son Michael reads:

In loving / memory of / our dear son / Michael Harrison / called home to Jesus / 30th June 1956 / Aged 12 years / earth hath one gentle soul the less / and heaven an angel more. / Also his father / Clarence Norman / dearly loved husband of Hilda / who died 8th October 1969 / aged 59 years.

Children with: Clarence Norman Harrison (1909 - 1969)

DaughterChristine Harrison (1938 - )
SonMichael Harrison (1944 - 1956)

Clarence Norman Harrison

Person ID #4877, (1909 - 1969)
Last Edited3 May 2017

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

13 Oct 19090Clarence Norman Harrison was born on 13 Oct 1909 at 88 Lime Street in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG.
Christening

3 Nov 19090He was christened on 3 Nov 1909 in Saint Chads, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG.
Marriage

Hilda McRobert
1 Jun 193626He married Hilda McRobert, daughter of William McRobert and Jennett McRobert, on 1 Jun 1936 in Saint Jude's Church, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG.

The marriage certificate states that Clarence Norman Harrison (age omitted) was a bachelor, a rayon spinner by trade and resided at 47 Sweetman Street, Wolverhampton. His father was Charles Harrison, a locksmith. Hilda McRobert (age omitted) was a spinster. She resided at 245 Coleman Street, Wolverhampton. Her father, William McRobert, was deceased. (D5216 1 8 Page 66, Entry131 - Stafford Record Office).
Death

8 Oct 196959Clarence died on 8 Oct 1969 in New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG, at age 59.
Cremation

Oct 1969~60He was cremated in Oct 1969 in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, EnglandG.
Burial

Oct 1969~60He was buried in Oct 1969 in Merridale Cemetery at Wolverhampton, Staffordshire.

The grave monument inscription of Clarence and his son Michael reads:

In loving / memory of / our dear son / Michael Harrison / called home to Jesus / 30th June 1956 / Aged 12 years / earth hath one gentle soul the less / and heaven an angel more. / Also his father / Clarence Norman / dearly loved husband of Hilda / who died 8th October 1969 / aged 59 years.

Children with: Hilda McRobert (1912 - 1982)

DaughterChristine Harrison (1938 - )
SonMichael Harrison (1944 - 1956)

Elizabeth McCornack

Person ID #4889, (ca. 1803 - 1836)
Last Edited15 Jun 2016

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1803Elizabeth McCornack was born ca. 1803 in ScotlandG.
Marriage

John McDowell
Ca. 1830She married John McDowell ca. 1830, Scotland.
Death

20 Apr 1836Elizabeth died on 20 Apr 1836 in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.
Burial

Apr 1836She was buried in Apr 1836 in Old Kirkmabreck Cemetery (in ruins), Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Children with: John McDowell (1783 - 1867)

DaughterJeanette McDowell (ca. 1832 - )
SonThomas McDowell (1833 - 1837)
SonRobert McDowell (ca. 1834 - )

Alexander McDowell

Person ID #4890, (1809 - 1810)
Last Edited3 May 2009

Parents

FatherJohn McDowell (1783 - 1867)
MotherAnna Livingston (ca. 1776 - 1824)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

20 Jun 18090Alexander McDowell was born on 20 Jun 1809 in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Death

3 Nov 18101Alexander died on 3 Nov 1810 in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age 1.

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, OPR-Kirkmabreck Parish. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.

Thomas McDowell

Person ID #4891, (1833 - 1837)
Last Edited3 May 2009

Parents

FatherJohn McDowell (1783 - 1867)
MotherElizabeth McCornack (ca. 1803 - 1836)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

2 Sep 18330Thomas McDowell was born on 2 Sep 1833 in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Death

30 Jan 18373Thomas died on 30 Jan 1837 in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age 3.1
Burial

Jan 18373He was buried in Jan 1837 in Old Kirkmabreck Cemetery (in ruins), Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, OPR-Kirkmabreck Parish. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.

Doris Marie Clark

Person ID #4892, (1917 - 1994)
Last Edited15 Dec 2014
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageEva C. Gordon5, Alexander Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn Perry Clark (1871 - 1930)
MotherEva C. Gordon (1877 - 1949)
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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

4 Dec 19170Doris Marie Clark was born on 4 Dec 1917 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.
Death

31 Dec 199477Doris died on 31 Dec 1994 in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG, at age 77.1

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192028 Jan 19202Doris was enumerated as the daughter of John Perry Clark on the 1920 United States Census in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois. Doris was 2 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Eva C. Gordon, Gordon Wilder Clark, Ralph P. Clark, Fred Richard Clark, Helen Clark, Jean Clark, Lois Clark, and Alexander Heron Gordon.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Social Security Records, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Washington D.C.: Social Security Administration, 1935-2014). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Jean Clark

Person ID #4893, (1910 - 1986)
Last Edited14 Aug 2009
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageEva C. Gordon5, Alexander Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn Perry Clark (1871 - 1930)
MotherEva C. Gordon (1877 - 1949)
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

20 Jan 19100Jean Clark was born on 20 Jan 1910 in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG.
Marriage

James Paul McDowell
Mar 193525She married James Paul McDowell, son of John McDowell and Fern R. Craver, in Mar 1935, Illinois, United States.
Death

30 Oct 198676Jean died on 30 Oct 1986 in Belleville, Saint Clair, Illinois, United StatesG, at age 76.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192028 Jan 192010Jean was enumerated as the daughter of John Perry Clark on the 1920 United States Census in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois. Jean was 10 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Eva C. Gordon, Gordon Wilder Clark, Ralph P. Clark, Fred Richard Clark, Helen Clark, Lois Clark, Doris Marie Clark, and Alexander Heron Gordon.1

Children with: James Paul McDowell (1910 - 1990)

SonJerry McDowell (1939 - )

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Lois Clark

Person ID #4894, (ca. 1913 - 1943)
Last Edited15 Dec 2014
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageEva C. Gordon5, Alexander Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn Perry Clark (1871 - 1930)
MotherEva C. Gordon (1877 - 1949)
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1913Lois Clark was born ca. 1913 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.
Death

29 Mar 1943Lois died on 29 Mar 1943.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192028 Jan 1920Lois was enumerated as the daughter of John Perry Clark on the 1920 United States Census in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois.

Also residing in the same household were Eva C. Gordon, Gordon Wilder Clark, Ralph P. Clark, Fred Richard Clark, Helen Clark, Jean Clark, Doris Marie Clark, and Alexander Heron Gordon.1

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Helen Clark

Person ID #4895, (1906 - 1952)
Last Edited15 Dec 2014
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageEva C. Gordon5, Alexander Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn Perry Clark (1871 - 1930)
MotherEva C. Gordon (1877 - 1949)
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

16 Dec 19060Helen Clark was born on 16 Dec 1906 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.
Death

22 Jan 195245Helen died on 22 Jan 1952 in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United StatesG, at age 45.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192028 Jan 192013Helen was enumerated as the daughter of John Perry Clark on the 1920 United States Census in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois. Helen was 13 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Eva C. Gordon, Gordon Wilder Clark, Ralph P. Clark, Fred Richard Clark, Jean Clark, Lois Clark, Doris Marie Clark, and Alexander Heron Gordon.1

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Fred Richard Clark

Person ID #4896, (ca. 1905 - )
Last Edited15 Dec 2014
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageEva C. Gordon5, Alexander Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn Perry Clark (1871 - 1930)
MotherEva C. Gordon (1877 - 1949)
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1905Fred Richard Clark was born ca. 1905 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192028 Jan 1920Fred was enumerated as the son of John Perry Clark on the 1920 United States Census in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois.

Also residing in the same household were Eva C. Gordon, Gordon Wilder Clark, Ralph P. Clark, Helen Clark, Jean Clark, Lois Clark, Doris Marie Clark, and Alexander Heron Gordon.1

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Ralph P. Clark

Person ID #4897, (1903 - 1982)
Last Edited28 Jan 2015
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageEva C. Gordon5, Alexander Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn Perry Clark (1871 - 1930)
MotherEva C. Gordon (1877 - 1949)
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

16 Jan 19030Ralph P. Clark was born on 16 Jan 1903 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.1
Marriage

Lavon H. Huber
He married Lavon H. Huber.
Death

7 Feb 198279Ralph died on 7 Feb 1982 at age 79.1
Burial

Feb 198279He was buried in Feb 1982 in Victoria Cemetery at VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois.

Find A Grave Memorial Link.1

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192028 Jan 192017Ralph was enumerated as the son of John Perry Clark on the 1920 United States Census in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois. Ralph was 17 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Eva C. Gordon, Gordon Wilder Clark, Fred Richard Clark, Helen Clark, Jean Clark, Lois Clark, Doris Marie Clark, and Alexander Heron Gordon.2

Children with: Lavon H. Huber (1901 - 1994)

SonWendell R. Clark (1924 - 2013)

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 85287602. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave, database and images.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Gordon Wilder Clark

Person ID #4898, (ca. 1902 - )
Last Edited15 Dec 2014
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageEva C. Gordon5, Alexander Heron Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn Perry Clark (1871 - 1930)
MotherEva C. Gordon (1877 - 1949)
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1902Gordon Wilder Clark was born ca. 1902 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192028 Jan 1920Gordon was enumerated as the son of John Perry Clark on the 1920 United States Census in VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois.

Also residing in the same household were Eva C. Gordon, Ralph P. Clark, Fred Richard Clark, Helen Clark, Jean Clark, Lois Clark, Doris Marie Clark, and Alexander Heron Gordon.1

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Robin Birch

Person ID #4899
Last Edited1 Sep 2009
4th cousin 1 time removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageFrances Jean Gordon6, Ivan Reynolds Gordon5, Albinus Nance Gordon4, Peter Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherStephen A. Birch (1919 - )
MotherFrances Jean Gordon (1921 - )
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Robin Birch was born in Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United StatesG.

Alexander Heron1

Person ID #4900, (ca. 1733 - 1808)
Last Edited23 Oct 2015

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Alexander (c1733-1808) and wife Margaret Heron (c1744-1826). Clachan of Penninghame Kirkyard, Wigtownshire, Scotland
Clachan of Penninghame Kirkyard, Scotland

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1733Alexander Heron was born ca. 1733 in ScotlandG.
Marriage

Margaret Heron
He married Margaret Heron, Scotland.
Death

18 Apr 1808Alexander died on 18 Apr 1808 in Newton Stewart, Penninghame Parish, Wigtownshire, ScotlandG.
Burial

Apr 1808He was buried in Apr 1808 in Clachan of Penninghame Kirkyard, Penninghame Parish, Wigtownshire.

The grave monument inscription reads:

"Erected to the memory of Alexander HERON late in Newton Stewart who died the 18th of April 1808 aged 75 years Also of Margaret HERON his spouse who died 9th July 1826 aged 82 yrs Also their son Peter HERON who died 2nd November 1852 aged 75 yrs Also their son James HERON who died at Newton Stewart on the 3d of December 1869 aged 84 yrs. ."

Children with: Margaret Heron (ca. 1744 - 1826)

DaughterAgnes Heron (1774 - )
SonPeter Heron (1776 - 1852)
DaughterJean (Jane) Heron (1783 - 1855)
SonJames Heron (1785 - 1869)
SonAndrew Heron (ca. 1790 - 1864)

Citations

  1. [S124] Old Parochial Registers of Scotland (OPR), General Register Office of Scotland (GRO), 3 West Register Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Hereinafter cited as Penninghame Parish, Scotland, OPR.