Clark, Cecil Ray

Clark, Cecil Ray

Male 1912 - 1984  (71 years)

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  • Name Clark, Cecil Ray  [1, 2
    Born 31 Aug 1912  Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1935  Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 8 Apr 1940  Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Military Draft Registration 16 Oct 1940  Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 16 Oct 1940  Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 18 Aug 1984  Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Died 18 Aug 1984  Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Abington Hills Cemetery, South Abington Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I39047  Sackett
    Last Modified 4 May 2021 

    Father Clark, Marieth,   d. Unknown 
    Mother Carpenter, Edna,   d. Unknown 
    Children
    +1. Clark, Cecil Ray,   b. 31 Aug 1912, Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1984, Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     
    Family ID F26133  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gumaer, Rowena A.,   b. Abt 1914, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1989, Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1936  Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Clark, James Robert,   b. 11 May 1946, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1959, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)
    Last Modified 4 May 2021 
    Family ID F13872  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Aug 1912 - Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Apr 1936 - Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Apr 1940 - Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - 16 Oct 1940 - Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 16 Oct 1940 - Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Clark, James Robert - 11 May 1946 - Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 18 Aug 1984 - Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Aug 1984 - Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Abington Hills Cemetery, South Abington Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1796] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 May 2021.
      Name: Cecil Ray Clark
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 28
      Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
      Birth Date: 31 Aug 1912
      Birth Place: Benton Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA
      Residence Place: Factoryville RD #2, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA
      Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
      Registration Place: Bentonville Township, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA
      Employer: Manor Farm Dairy
      Weight: 178
      Complexion: Light Brown
      Eye Color: Gray
      Hair Color: Brown
      Height: 5 7
      Next of Kin: Rowena Clark (wife), Factoryville RD #2, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1649] Pennsylvania, U.S., Marriages, 1852-1968, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 May 2021.
      Name: Cecil R. Clark
      Gender: Male
      Age: 23
      Birth Date: abt 1913
      Marriage Date: 10 Apr 1936
      Marriage Place: Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA
      Father: Marieth Clark
      Mother: Edna Carpenter
      Spouse: Rowena A. Gumaer
      Film Number: 002313423

      Name: Rowena A. Gumaer
      Gender: Female
      Age: 22
      Birth Date: abt 1914
      Marriage Date: 10 Apr 1936
      Marriage Place: Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA
      Father: Charles Gumaer
      Mother: Bertha Weidman
      Spouse: Cecil R. Clark
      Film Number: 002313423

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census, 25 Aug 2015.
      1940 Census, enumerated 8-9 Apr 1940 at Road 134, Benton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania
      Cecil Clark Head M 27 Pennsylvania
      Rowena Clark Wife F 26 Pennsylvania
      Russell Gumaen Brother-in-law M 22 Pennsylvania
      All lived in same house in 1935

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KQDQ-HV3 : accessed 25 August 2015), Rowena Clark in household of Cecil Clark, Benton Township, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 35-9, sheet 4A, family 69, NARA digital publication T627 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), roll 3522.

    4. [S884] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 May 2021.
      Name: Cecil Clark
      Social Security Number: 176-22-4263
      Birth Date: 31 Aug 1912
      Issue Year: Before 1951
      Issue State: Pennsylvania
      Last Residence: 18411, Clarks Summit, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA
      Last Benefit: 18411, Clarks Summit, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA
      Death Date: Aug 1984

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 3 May 2021.
      Scrantonian Tribune (Scranton, Pennsylvania), 19 Aug 1984, Page 23

      Cecil R. Clark

      Cecil R Clark, 71, of 618 Sunset Ave., Clarks Summit, died Saturday at home after suddenly being stricken. He and his wife, the former Rowena Gumaer, were married for over 48 years.

      Born in Fleetviille [see note below], son of the late M. J. and Edna Carpenter Clark, he was a lifelong resident of the Abingtons. He was a graduate of the Waverly High School and a member of the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church and the Waverly Lodge F & A M. He owned and operated Clark Motors, Clarks Summit, for 30 years. He was an active bowler on the Abington Plumbing and Heating Team and a member of the Clarks Summit Volunteer Fire Co.

      Also surviving are a brother, Merle, East Benton; several nieces and nephews.

      He was preceded in death by a son, James Robert, two brothers, Roy and Ralph, and a sister, Mrs. Helen Gumaer.

      The funeral will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. from Jennngs-Calvey Funeral Home, 111 Colburn Ave., Clarks Summit, with services by Rev William Highfield, pastor of Clarks Summit United Methodist Church. Interment, Abington Hills Cemetery.

      Friends may call Monday 2 to 4, 7 to 9 p.m.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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