Clara E. Lee

Female 1873 - 1943  (70 years)


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  • Name Clara E. Lee  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Birth 17 May 1871  Lone Pine, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Born 17 May 1873  Santa Ynez, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Proprieter, Cafe (1930)  [5
    Died 24 Dec 1943  Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9, 10
    Buried 28 Dec 1943  Chatsworth, California (Oakwood Memorial Park) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10, 11
    Person ID I1733  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2016 

    Father John Harvey Lee,   b. 7 Aug 1841, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1922, Los Angeles County Hospital, Los Angeles, California (County Hosp.) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Brown,   b. 1 May 1851, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1908, Los Angeles, California (Crocker St. Hosp.) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Bef 1871 
    Divorced Abt 1880 
    Notes 
    • Divorce
    Family ID F901  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Fredrick Taylor Copeland,   b. Jun 1863, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 23 Aug 1894  Santa Barbara Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 12, 13
    Last Modified 17 May 2011 
    Family ID F930  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Edward C. Stokes,   b. Jul 1873, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1948, Los Angeles Co., CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1901  Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 14
    Children 
     1. Bernard E. Stokes,   b. 22 Jan 1901, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1964, Merced, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F642  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Clara apparently had 3 children in her first 8 years with Fred Copeland, but none survived. She is living on Michaeltorina St. in Los Angeles in 1920 with her son, Bert, and her nephew John P. Lee. They live in Calabasas in 1930.

      Bert Stokes lists Clara’s birth year as 1871 and her birthplace as Lone Pine, California. [6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S514] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005).

    2. [S868] California Death Index, 1940-1997, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000).

    3. [S589] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).

    4. [S597] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005).

    5. [S619] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002).

    6. [S1636] Death Certificate for Clara Stokes.

    7. [S243] Census 1880 Joseph C. Lee, (EF#169, SN#264, 5 Nov 1977).

    8. [S576] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).

    9. [S865] California Death Index 1940-1997, Ancestry.com database online, (Provo, Utah).

    10. [S1066] .

    11. [S107] Interview with Ray & Dessie Mendenhall and Barbara & Gene Davis., (EF#62, SN#111, 23 Apr 1977).

    12. [S1298] Newspaper clipping in scrapbook.

    13. [S1425] Marriage record for Clara Lee and Fred Copeland.

    14. [S876] California Marriage Index, 1960-1985.