Clara Jacomet (1891 - 1976)

A photo of Clara Jacomet
Clara Jacomet
1891 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Clara Jacomet was born on April 20, 1891. She died in May 1976 at age 85. We know that Clara Jacomet had been residing in Piqua, Miami County, Ohio 45356.


Clara Jacomet Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Clara Jacomet, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Jacomet family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Clara Jacomet

First name


Middle name


Maiden name


Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases




Clara Jacomet was born on


Clara Jacomet died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Clara.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Clara Jacomet?



Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Clara's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived



Unknown. Was Clara a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

Piqua, Miami County, Ohio 45356


Did Clara finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Clara attend?


Share what Clara did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Clara's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Clara serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Back to Top

Clara Jacomet Family Tree

Clara's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Jacomet family tree.

Clara's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Clara Jacomet
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling


Click to add friends & family.

Clara's Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Clara during various points of her life.

Share Memories about Clara

What do you remember about Clara Jacomet? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Clara is remembered.

Clara Jacomet Obituary

This obit of Clara Jacomet is maintained by Clara's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Clara Jacomet passed away in May 1976 at 85 years old. She was born on April 20, 1891. There is no information about Clara's immediate family. We know that Clara Jacomet had been residing in Piqua, Miami County, Ohio 45356.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Clara Jacomet

1891 - 1976 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Clara's lifetime

In 1891, in the year that Clara Jacomet was born, on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1903, at the age of just 12 years old, Clara was alive when the silent film, The Great Train Robbery opened. Although it was filmed in Milltown, New Jersey, it was a Western. Twelve minutes long, the film used a lot of innovative techniques - some scenes were hand colored and composite editing, on-location shooting, and frequent camera movement were used. Its budget was $150 (about $4000 currently) and was the most popular film until 1915 when Birth of a Nation was released.

In 1924, when she was 33 years old, Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1959, when she was 68 years old, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1976, in the year of Clara Jacomet's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

Other Biographies

Other Jacomets

Donald Jacomet
Apr 1, 1906 - February 1971
Delphos, Ohio
Paul E Jacomet
May 11, 1922 - March 1992
Guy E Jacomet
Mar 14, 1937 - Aug 6, 2005
Ottawa, OH
Irene A Jacomet
Jul 22, 1912 - Nov 28, 2009
Troy, Ohio
Wallace W Jacomet
May 2, 1917 - Jan 22, 1997
Tennyson, IN
Mary E Jacomet
Jan 23, 1919 - Aug 8, 2009
Harry Jacomet
Jul 30, 1914 - Feb 23, 1992
Henry J Jacomet
Oct 1, 1930 - Jun 13, 1998
Fletcher, OH
Charles L Jacomet
Mar 2, 1918 - Sep 25, 1999
Elsie Jacomet
Nov 5, 1901 - November 1984
Rock Island, Illinois
Maine Jacomet
Feb 15, 1898 - September 1978
Rock Island, Illinois
Dolores F Jacomet
Dec 10, 1918 - Dec 31, 2003
Franklin, WI
Susan E Jacomet
Jul 7, 1963 - Apr 26, 2009
Ann Jacomet
Jul 24, 1973 - February 1979
Madison, Wisconsin
Jerome Jacomet
Jun 6, 1917 - September 1984
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Anthony Jacomet
Aug 26, 1914 - October 1983
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Gerald W Jacomet
Mar 27, 1924 - Apr 23, 1991
Jake Jacomet
Sep 8, 1902 - Apr 21, 1990
Anna Jacomet
Mar 7, 1918 - May 1993
Milwaukee, WI
Blanche Jacomet
Jun 9, 1909 - May 1973
Wausaukee, Wisconsin

Other Bios

Adela Scigliulo
Aug 15, 1910 - Oct 14, 1997
Cincinnati, OH
Eva Mahoney
Feb 23, 1887 - March 1981
Mentor, Ohio
Anna Blaine
Jul 7, 1899 - January 1987
Girard, Ohio
Mara Bomestar
Apr 15, 1906 - August 1980
Henrietta Bushmann
Nov 25, 1902 - Jul 1, 1993
Cincinnati, OH
Edna Kesti
Feb 4, 1886 - December 1973
Beachwood, Ohio
Matilda Armbruster
Dec 10, 1886 - October 1982
Shelby, Ohio
Ethel Smitson
Sep 7, 1904 - June 1982
Hamersville, Ohio
Gladys Miller
Feb 25, 1894 - May 1977
Mansfield, Ohio
Minnie Clark
Jul 26, 1889 - August 1979
Anna Kufchak
May 14, 1898 - November 1979
Wadsworth, Ohio
Anna Gasser
Oct 5, 1886 - February 1980
Toledo, Ohio
Mary Kovacs
Dec 24, 1905 - Apr 1, 1993
Cleveland, OH
Goldie Gibson
Jul 3, 1897 - November 1981
Wilmington, Ohio
Nicoletta Dalessandro
Nov 16, 1906 - Jun 14, 1994
Youngstown, OH
Mary Boughman
May 3, 1900 - May 1972
Massillon, Ohio
Florence K Knowles
Mar 31, 1907 - Jul 20, 1988
Kingsville, OH
Maude Shepherd
Jun 21, 1890 - June 1976
Twinsburg, Ohio
Edna Reemlin
Feb 9, 1888 - March 1973
Middletown, Ohio
Bessie Scott
Aug 3, 1890 - September 1983
Athens, Ohio
Success Stories from Biographies like Clara Jacomet
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.