Clarita "Clara" Frewen (Jerome)

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Clarita Clara Frewen (Jerome)

Also Known As: "Clara"
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, USA
Death: January 20, 1935 (83)
East Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Leonard Walter Jerome and Clarissa Jerome
Wife of Moreton Frewen
Mother of Capt. Hugh Moreton Frewen; Clare Consuelo Sheridan and Capt. Oswald Moreton Frewen, RN
Sister of Jeanette Porch; Camille Jerome and Leonie Blanche Leslie

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About Clarita "Clara" Frewen (Jerome)

Clara Jerome's husband, Moreton Frewen left England for the American West in 1878. Ended up in Wyoming where he invested in a large cattle operation, which eventually went bankrupt. Married Clara Jerome of New York, sister of Jenny Churchill - Winston Churchill's mother, in June 1881, against her parents' wishes. Clara had a miscarriage during one of the opulent hunting parties organized at the ranch and returned to New York, never to enter Wyoming again. "Called “hopelessly visionary” by his father-in-law, the nickname given to him by his brother Stephen’s regiment was “Mortal Ruin.” Moreton Frewen died, aged 71, in England in 1924 with an estate estimated under £50.

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Clarita "Clara" Frewen (Jerome)'s Timeline

April 15, 1851
Rochester, New York, USA
October 9, 1883
Age 32
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
September 9, 1885
Age 34
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
January 11, 1887
Age 35
Marylebone, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
January 20, 1935
Age 83
East Sussex, England, United Kingdom