Brown, Clark W.

Brown, Clark W.

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  • Name Brown, Clark W.  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 9 Dec 1956  Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 19 Mar 1987  Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 17 Jan 1989  Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Died Unknown 
    Person ID I74022  Sackett
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 

    Family Spearance, Cora Ellen,   b. 15 Mar 1922, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1989, Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 17 Jul 1939  Mannsville, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F29535  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jul 1939 - Mannsville, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Dec 1956 - Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 19 Mar 1987 - Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 17 Jan 1989 - Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1902] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jul 2022.
      Name: Cora E. Spearance
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 17 Jul 1939
      Marriage Place: Mannsville, New York, USA
      Spouse: Clark W. Brown
      Certificate Number: 18287

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times, 10 Dec 1956, Page 10

      WIDOW OF W. J. SPEARANCE DIES

      Mannsville, Dec. 10.--Mrs. Mabel Minnie Sackett Spearance, 58, widow of William J. Spearance, died at 1:35 a.m. yesterday at the House of the Good Samaritan, Watertown, where she was admitted at 4:10 p.m. Saturday. She had been in fair health until about a week ago when she developed pneumonia which caused her death.

      She had made her home with her son, John, Mannsville, R.D. 2, Route 3, near Renshaw Bay.

      The funeral will be at 2 p.m. at the Piddock funeral home, Adams, with Rev. Frank E. Morey, pastor of the Manssville Methodist church, officiating.

      The body will be placed in the vault for burial in the spring in Maplewood cemetery here. Friends may call tomorrow from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

      Survivors include eleven children: Five daughters, Mrs. Clark (Cora) Brown, Watertown R.D. 2; Mrs. Albert (Eleanor) Lawrence and Mrs. Lloyd (Genevieve) Killenback, Adams Center R.D. 1; Mrs. Andrew (Dorothy) Hirst, Watertown R.D. 1; Mrs. Bernard (Mable) Ryan, 624 Academy street, Watertown; six sons: John, Mannsville RD. 2; Glen Gardiner, N.J.; Lawrence, Adams Center R.D. 1; Donald, Mack avenue, Pulaski; Edward, Adams Center, and Harvey, Adams Center, now serving in Korea; a brother, Porter Sackett, Watertown, and 22 grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. Michael (Frances) Virkler, of Lowville, died Nov. 2.

      Mrs. Spearance was born March 2, 1898, at Altmar, daughter of Gideon and Minnie Sackett. She worked as a cook in various hotels before and after her marriage. She was married to William J. Spearance in June, 1921, in Ogdensburg. They lived in Ogdensburg and then the Potsdam area a few years while they operated farms. The moved to the town of Rodman in 1929, Mr Spearance died May 23, 1948.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times (Watertown, New York), 21 Mar 1897, Page 18

      Funeral Today for Lawrence E. Spearance

      ADAMS CENTER--The funeral for Lawrence E. Spearance, 60, South Harbor Road, will be at 11 a.m. today at the Piddock Funeral Home, Adams. Spring burial will be in Union Cemetery.

      Mr. Spearance died Thursday morning at his home.

      Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Jefferson County, P.O. Box 677, Watertown, 13601.

      Surviving are his wife, Alice; two sons, Lawrence A., Newport, R.I., and Patrick G. Brown, Carthage; a daughter, Mrs. Paul (Elaine) Aldrous, Raquette Lake; four grandchildren; five brothers, Harvey, Hemmingford, Neb., John and Phillip "Edward," both of Sandy Creek, Donald, Altmar, and Earl, Adams Center; five sisters, Mrs. Mabel Finley, Denver, Colo., Mrs. Eleanor Lawrence, LaFargeville, Mrs. Clark (Cora) Brown, Texas, Mrs. Lloyd (Genevieve) Killenbeck, Pierrepont Manor, and Mrs. Andrew (Dorothy) Hirst, Exeter, N.H., and several nieces and nephews.

      Born in Lisbon on May 17, 1926, a son of William and Mabel Sackett Spearance, he was educated in local schools and served with the Navy in World War II.

      He married Alice Greene on July 24, 1950, at Green Settlement.

      The couple spent most of their life at Adams Center, where Mr. Spearance worked for the New York central Railroad and United Milk and Queens Farms for several years. For the past 20 years, he had been employed at Robbins Farms Supply in Adams center and Adams.

      He was a member of the Adams Center Volunteer Fire Department.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 29 Dec 2021.
      Kerrville Mountain Sun (Kerrville, Texas), 21 Jan 1989, Page 6

      Brown Services for Cora Brown, 66, of Kerrville are no planned at this time. She was cremated.

      She passed away Tuesday, January 17, 1989 at a local hospital. She was an eight year resident of Kerrville. She was born March 15, 1922 in Ogdensburg, New York. She married Clark Brown on July 17, 1939 in Mansville, New York. She was a member of the Kerrville Doll Club.

      Survivors include her husband, Clark Brown of Kerrville; three daughters, Dawn Blackwell of Shelbyville, Illinois; Cherie Potter of West Palm Beach, Florida; and Genevieve Dennison of Naples, Florida, three brothers and four sisters and seven granchildren (sic).

      Memorials may be made to the charity of one one's choice. Kerrville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    5. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times (Watertown, New York), 14 Mar 1966, Page 21

      Ex-Belleville Woman Cora Brown, 66, Dies

      Cora E. Brown, 66, Kerrville, Texas, foormerly of Belleville, died at 11:15 p.m. Jan. 17 in Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital, Kerrville.

      Arrangements were made with the Kerrville Funeral Home.

      Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

      Surviving are her husband, Clark W.; three daughters, Mrs. David (Dawn) Blackwell, Shelbyville, Ill., Mrs. Lloyd (Cherie) Potter, Jr., Hobe Sound, Fla., and Genevieve Brown, Sanford, Fla.; seven grandchildren; four sisters, Genevieve Killenbeck, Pierrepont Manor, Dorothy Hirst, Exeter, N.H., and Eleanor and Mabel, addresses unknown, and five brothers, John Spearance, Sandy Creek, Donald Spearance, Altmar, Edward Spearance, Pulaski, Harvey Spearance, South Dakota, and Earl Spearance, New Jersey.

      A brother, Lawrence Spearance, died before her.

      Born in Ogdensburg, a daughter of William John and Mabel Sackett Spearance, she married Clark W. Brown in July 1939.

      Mrs. Brown worked at the Mannsville Nursing Home for a time.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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