David Henry Clay

17 Nov 1840 - 10 Mar 1902

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David Henry Clay

17 Nov 1840 - 10 Mar 1902
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********************************************* David H. Clay St. Francois County David H. Clay of Ste. Genevieve Co., Mo. and Mary E. McDaniel of St. Francois Co., Mo.; married 22 January 1874 by Joseph Vansickles, MG at St. Francois Co.,Mo OBITUARY David H Clay died at his home in Provo City, March
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David Henry Clay


Woodland Cemetery

2101-2199 Woodland Ave
Des Moines, Polk, Iowa
United States


June 1, 2011

Woodland Cemetery

January 1, 1970

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********************************************* David H. Clay St. Francois County David H. Clay of Ste. Genevieve Co., Mo. and Mary E. McDaniel of St. Francois Co., Mo.; married 22 January 1874 by Joseph Vansickles, MG at St. Francois Co.,Mo OBITUARY David H Clay died at his home in Provo City, March 10, 1902 of abcess of the lungs, aged 61 years, three months and 21 days. He was born Nov 17. 1840 in St Francois County where he was reared; lived for five or six years in Ste Genevieve County, and then removed back to St Francois, where he lived until 1892 when he removed to Provo City, Utah. In 1874 he was married to Miss Mary E McDaniel who with two sons and a daughter live to mourn his death, together with two sisters, Mrs. Angeline Whitt of St Louis and Mrs Sarah Babb of Ste Genevieve County.

Life timeline of David Henry Clay

David Henry Clay was born on 17 Nov 1840
David Henry Clay was 19 years old when Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
David Henry Clay was 20 years old when Abraham Lincoln is elected as the 16th President of United States. Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through the American Civil War—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy.
David Henry Clay was 39 years old when Thomas Edison demonstrates incandescent lighting to the public for the first time, in Menlo Park, New Jersey. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
David Henry Clay was 47 years old when Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London. William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American scout, bison hunter, and showman. He was born in Le Claire, Iowa Territory, but he lived for several years in his father's hometown in Toronto Township, Ontario, Canada, before the family returned to the Midwest and settled in the Kansas Territory.
David Henry Clay was 55 years old when George VI of the United Kingdom (d. 1952) George VI was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936 until his death in 1952. He was the last Emperor of India and the first Head of the Commonwealth.
David Henry Clay died on 10 Mar 1902 at the age of 61
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