Mary Elizabeth (Dobson) Clark

#55130, b. 16 March 1905, d. 3 October 1999
  • Father: George Dobson Clark b. Mar 1883, d. 21 Mar 1964
  • Mother: May Lincoln b. Jun 1880, d. 11 Oct 1965

Individual's Timeline

Birth16 March 1905Mary Elizabeth (Dobson) Clark1
Birth RegJune 1905Mary Elizabeth (Dobson) Clark2
Marriage2 January 1928Mary Elizabeth (Dobson) Clark3
Death of Father21 March 1964George Dobson Clark4
Death of Mother11 October 1965May Lincoln4
Death1996Edward William Kuehnel
Death3 October 1999Mary Elizabeth (Dobson) Clark

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • (Witness) Journey: Mary Elizabeth (Dobson) Clark was with George Dobson Clark and May Lincoln in 1911 when they travelled to Bulger.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Kuehnel.4

Census details

Family of Mary Elizabeth (Dobson) Clark and Edward William Kuehnel


  1. Find a Grave, online, News-Register, McMinnville, Oregon, October 5, 1999

    A funeral for Mary Elizabeth Kuehnel of Yamhill was held this morning in the chapel of Macy & Son Funeral Directors, McMinnville. The Rev. Penny Christianson of Yamhill United Methodist Church officiated.

    Interment will be in Floral Memory Gardens, Dade City, Fla.

    Mrs. Kuehnel died Oct. 3, 1999, in Yamhill. She was 94.

    She was born March 16, 1905, in Thornley, England, the daughter of George Dobson and May Lincoln Clark. She moved to Bulger, Pa., in 1911. She moved in 1923 to Cleveland and attended Cleveland Bible College.

    She and Edward Kuehnel were married Jan. 2, 1928, in Cleveland.

    Mr. Kuehnel was a Friends minister and the couple served in seven different Ohio churches. Mrs. Kuehnel also was a nurse's aide for 25 years. They retired in 1971 and moved to Dade City.

    Her husband died in 1996 and Mrs. Kuehnel then moved to Yamhill to live with her son. She belonged to the Friends Church and enjoyed creative crafts.

    Survivors include a son, J. Philip Kuehnel of Yamhill; two daughters, Lois Palmer of Dade City and Esther Saben of Burton, Ohio; two brothers, James Clark of Newberg and George Clark of Cleveland: six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

    She also was preceded in death by a daughter, Ruth Papworth.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Clark      Mary Elizabeth            Easington      10a     517.
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name:     Edward W Kuehnel
    Titles and Terms:     Mr
    Event Type:     Marriage
    Event Date:     02 Jan 1928
    Event Place:     Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
    Age:     23
    Birth Date:
    Birth Year (Estimated):     1905
    Father's Name:     William
    Father's Titles and Terms:
    Mother's Name:     Mary Apel
    Mother's Titles and Terms:
    Spouse's Name:     Mary E Clark
    Spouse's Titles and Terms:     Miss
    Spouse's Age:     22
    Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):     1906
    Spouse's Birthplace:
    Spouse's Father's Name:     George D
    Spouse's Father's Titles and Terms:
    Spouse's Mother's Name:     Mae Lincoln
    Spouse's Mother's Titles and Terms:
    Reference ID:
    GS Film Number:     001901658
    Digital Folder Number:     004733001
    Image Number:     00865

    Citing this Record:
    "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 20 Oct 2013), Edward W Kuehnel and Mary E Clark, 02 Jan 1928; citing Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, reference ; FHL microfilm 001901658.
  4. Gina C, "Gina C email," e-mail from private, various.