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Descendants of William Clark

 

Generation No. 1

1. William1 Clark died (Unknown).

Child of William Clark is:

+ 2 i. Mary Anne2 Clark, born Abt. 1843; died (Unknown).

 

Generation No. 2

2. Mary Anne2 Clark (William1) was born Abt. 1843, and died (Unknown). She married Patrick Edward Swift December 06, 1864 in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, son of Richard Swift. He was born Abt. 1841, and died (Unknown).

Children of Mary Clark and Patrick Swift are:

+ 3 i. James3 Swift, born October 16, 1865 in 6 court, Limekiln Lane, Liverpool, Lancaster, England; died July 30, 1929 in Milestone, SK, bur.-Milestone Cemetery.

4 ii. Martin Swift, born Abt. 1868; died January 09, 1900 in Ladysmith, South Africa.

5 iii. Margaret Swift, born Abt. 1870; died (Unknown).

+ 6 iv. Thomas James Swift, born June 03, 1876 in Liverpool; died (Unknown).

+ 7 v. Helen "Nell" Swift, born July 20, 1879; died April 12, 1969.

+ 8 vi. Elizabeth "Bess" Swift, born April 23, 1884 in Liverpool, England; died September 05, 1959 at Higgins Lake, MI.

 

Generation No. 3

3. James3 Swift (Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born October 16, 1865 in 6 court, Limekiln Lane, Liverpool, Lancaster, England, and died July 30, 1929 in Milestone, SK, bur.-Milestone Cemetery. He married Phoebe Ann Conalty 1896 in Liverpool, England, daughter of Walter Conalty and Mary Yarker. She was born December 08, 1869 in 51 Elias St, Everton, West Derby, Lancaster, England/Lancaster, England, and died December 29, 1947 in Milestone, SK, bur.-Milestone Cemetery.

Children of James Swift and Phoebe Conalty are:

+ 9 i. Margaret Elizabeth4 Swift, born December 03, 1898 in 36 Nosfield Street, Derby, England/Derby, England; died September 20, 1955 in Milestone, SK., bur.-Milestone Cemetery.

10 ii. Walter Martin Swift, born November 25, 1901 in 36 Nosfield Street, West Derby, England/Derby, England; died December 10, 1972 , Bur.-Regina Memorial Gardens Cemetery. He married Anna Christine Solberg October 04, 1950; died May 08, 1988 , Bur.- Regina Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

+ 11 iii. Thomas Rhodes Swift, born October 16, 1903; died January 23, 1987.

+ 12 iv. Phoebe Swift, born (Private).

 

6. Thomas James3 Swift (Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born June 03, 1876 in Liverpool, and died (Unknown). He married Luella "Ella" Kathleen Neumann July 1907 in Chicago. She died (Unknown).

Children of Thomas Swift and Luella Neumann are:

13 i. LeRoy "Roy" James4 Swift, born January 03, 1909; died July 18, 1986 in Medicine Hat, Alberta bur.-Robsart, Saskatchewan. He married "Queenie" Gullen (Private); born (Private).

+ 14 ii. Cecil Willis Swift, born December 06, 1915; died September 24, 1954 , Bur.- Robsart, Saskatchewan.

15 iii. Everett Donald Swift, born (Private). He married Irene Freta Bland (Private); born (Private).

16 iv. Reta May Swift, born (Private).

17 v. Shirley Ann Swift, born (Private).

18 vi. James Willis Swift, born (Private).

19 vii. Charles Everett Swift, born (Private).

20 viii. Barry Ernest Swift, born (Private).

 

7. Helen "Nell"3 Swift (Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born July 20, 1879, and died April 12, 1969. She married Otto Julius Willer1 April 28, 1900 in Chicago, IL, son of Theodore Willer. He was born November 04, 1875, and died December 03, 1961, Bur.- Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon, MI1.

Children of Helen Swift and Otto Willer are:

21 i. Harry J.4 Willer, born June 29, 1901; died January 19, 1952 , Bur.- Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon, MI.

+ 22 ii. Bertha M. Willer, born November 17, 1903; died July 06, 1969 , Bur.- Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon, MI.

 

8. Elizabeth "Bess"3 Swift (Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born April 23, 1884 in Liverpool, England, and died September 05, 1959 at Higgins Lake, MI. She married Frederick Wilhelm Kauffman2 April 28, 1900 in Chicago, IL2, son of Herman Kauffman and Emilie Willer. He was born July 27, 1878 in Frankfurt, Germany, and died May 06, 1958 in Chicago, IL.

Children of Elizabeth Swift and Frederick Kauffman are:

+ 23 i. Frederick Herman4 Kauffman, born January 10, 1901 in Chicago, IL; died April 20, 1979 in Grayling, MI.

+ 24 ii. Harold Theodore Kauffman, born August 04, 1903 in Chicago, IL; died October 12, 1989 in Grayling, MI.

+ 25 iii. Helen Margaret Kauffman, born (Private).

+ 26 iv. Betty Mae Kauffman, born (Private).

 

Generation No. 4

9. Margaret Elizabeth4 Swift (James3, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born December 03, 1898 in 36 Nosfield Street, Derby, England/Derby, England, and died September 20, 1955 in Milestone, SK., bur.-Milestone Cemetery. She married Harry Julius Ohrt December 27, 1922 in Milestone, SK., son of Heinrick Ohrt and Anna Marquardt. He was born March 31, 1894 in Walnut, Iowa, and died August 31, 1945 in Regina Grey Nuns Hospital, bur.-Milestone Cemetery.

Children of Margaret Swift and Harry Ohrt are:

27 i. Harry Allen5 Ohrt, born (Private). He married Phyllis Ann Ruxton (Private); born (Private).

28 ii. Joyce Mariam Ohrt, born (Private).

29 iii. Keith Franklin Ohrt, born (Private).

 

11. Thomas Rhodes4 Swift (James3, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born October 16, 1903, and died January 23, 1987. He married Anna Erickson (Private). She was born (Private).

Children of Thomas Swift and Anna Erickson are:

30 i. Robert Allen5 Swift, born (Private).

31 ii. Rosemary Swift, born (Private).

32 iii. James Eric Swift, born (Private).

 

12. Phoebe4 Swift (James3, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born (Private). She married Walter Charles Hough3 (Private), son of Charles Hough and Mamie Ballard. He was born November 15, 1897 in Cleveland, OH, and died November 26, 1977 in Burnaby, B.C.

Children of Phoebe Swift and Walter Hough are:

33 i. Donald Charles5 Hough, born (Private). He married Sharon Lee Pople (Private); born (Private).

34 ii. Edward Allan Clark Hough, born (Private). He married (1) Irene "Rene" Davies (Private); died November 25, 1960 in Burnaby, B.C. He married (2) Helen Thiessen (Private); born (Private).

35 iii. Walter Martyn Hough, born (Private). He married Irene Marie Kessler (Private); born (Private).

 

14. Cecil Willis4 Swift (Thomas James3, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born December 06, 1915, and died September 24, 1954 , Bur.- Robsart, Saskatchewan. He married Mildred Swanson (Private). She was born (Private).

Children of Cecil Swift and Mildred Swanson are:

36 i. Donald Willis5 Swift, born August 27, 1945; died June 06, 1965 in St. Catherine, Ontario.

37 ii. Gerald James Swift, born December 31, 1946; died July 17, 1966 in Regina.

38 iii. Glen Alan Swift, born (Private). He married Wendy Carter (Private); born (Private).

 

22. Bertha M.4 Willer (Helen "Nell"3 Swift, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born November 17, 1903, and died July 06, 1969 , Bur.- Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon, MI. She married (1) Raymond Hughes. He died (Unknown). She married (2) Andrew James Price. He was born August 31, 18834, and died February 27, 1968, Bur.- Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon, MI4.

Children of Bertha Willer and Raymond Hughes are:

39 i. Robert 'Bob'5 Hughes, born (Private). He married Hilda C. (_______________) (Private); born November 06, 1924; died December 27, 1973 in Roscommon, MI5.

40 ii. Helen Francis Hughes6, born August 13, 1927 in Grayling, Michigan; died February 20, 1993 in Los Angeles, California. She married George Annis (Private); born (Private).

 

23. Frederick Herman4 Kauffman (Elizabeth "Bess"3 Swift, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born January 10, 1901 in Chicago, IL, and died April 20, 1979 in Grayling, MI. He married Mathilda "Til" Juhl November 04, 1922 in Chicago, IL, daughter of Claus Juhl and Barbara Madsen. She was born April 10, 1901 in Chicago, IL, and died May 16, 1978 in Grayling, MI.

Children of Frederick Kauffman and Mathilda Juhl are:

41 i. Juhl Frederick5 Kauffman, born December 23, 1923 in Chicago, IL; died March 1996 in Ketchum, ID. He married (1) Wanda (_______________) (Private); born (Private). He married (2) Elizabeth Gardner (Private); born (Private). He married (3) Sharron White Tabor (Private); born (Private).

42 ii. Jane Elizabeth Barbara Kauffman, born (Private).

43 iii. Betty Dorothy Mae Kauffman, born (Private). She married Thomas B. Metzler (Private); born April 01, 1924 in Detroit, Michigan; died August 04, 1999 in Northville, Michigan7.

 

24. Harold Theodore4 Kauffman (Elizabeth "Bess"3 Swift, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born August 04, 1903 in Chicago, IL, and died October 12, 1989 in Grayling, MI. He married Vivian Caroline Ferguson 1942 in St. Peter's Luthern Church, Chicago, IL, daughter of Fred Ferguson and Lola Payton. She was born January 04, 1910 in Gorgona, Panama Canal Zone, and died July 09, 1985 in Grayling, MI.

Children of Harold Kauffman and Vivian Ferguson are:

44 i. Robert Allen5 Kauffman, born (Private).

45 ii. Judith Carol Kauffman, born (Private).

 

25. Helen Margaret4 Kauffman (Elizabeth "Bess"3 Swift, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born (Private). She married Albert Preston Ferguson (Private), son of Fred Ferguson and Lola Payton. He was born January 14, 1911 in Gorgona, Panama Canal Zone8, and died March 25, 1973 in Veteran's Hospital, Allen Park, MI.

Children of Helen Kauffman and Albert Ferguson are:

46 i. Albert Preston5 Ferguson, Jr., born (Private). He married Judith May Olson (Private); born (Private).

47 ii. Richard Frederick Ferguson, born (Private). He married Barbara St. Pierre (Private); born (Private).

48 iii. Patricia Anne Ferguson, born (Private). She married Stephen G. Gerkin (Private); born (Private).

 

26. Betty Mae4 Kauffman (Elizabeth "Bess"3 Swift, Mary Anne2 Clark, William1) was born (Private). She married (1) Warren Arthur Miller (Private). He was born May 19, 1921 in Chicago, IL, and died November 02, 1985 in Chicago, IL,. She married (2) Wilbur D. Ditewig (Private), son of Anton Dietwig and Christina Wegener. He was born (Private).

Children of Betty Kauffman and Warren Miller are:

49 i. Karen Elizabeth5 Miller, born (Private). She married Kenneth Eugene Porter (Private); born (Private).

50 ii. Warren Arthur Miller, Jr., born (Private). He married Linda Joann Wagner (Private); born (Private).

51 iii. Ronald Frederick Miller, born (Private). He married (1) Marie Ann Mazur (Private); born (Private). He married (2) Victoria Evertson (Private); born (Private).

 

 

Endnotes

1. Steuernol Funeral Home Card for OTTO JULIUS WILLER.

2. Helen M. Ferguson, Album: The Picture Life Story of Patricia Anne Ferguson.

3. Phoebe Hough, Walter Hough Family Group Sheet.

4. Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 5, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: Aug 4, 1999, Internal Ref. #1.112.5.47640.135

5. Steuernol Funeral Home Card for OTTO JULIUS WILLER.

6. Tribute Photo Memorial, Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park & Mortuary.

7. "Obituary of Thomas B. Metzler," Roscommon County Herald-News.

8. Teofila Abrego, Registrar of Panama Canal Commission, Certificate of Live Birth of ALBERT PRESTON FERGUSON, (Birth Registration No. 640, Date Registered: January 14, 1911).

 

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By Patricia A. Gerkin
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Last updated: June 24, 2001

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