Twalla Clark (1912 - 1983)



Twalla Clark’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Twalla so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Twalla’s biography.

Twalla Clark Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Twalla Clark and their immediate Clark family. Add to Twalla Clark's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Twalla.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Twalla Clark? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Custer, Custer County, South Dakota

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


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


Share what Twalla did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Twalla Clark is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Twalla's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Twalla's nationality.


Unknown. Was Twalla a religious person? Add Twalla’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Twalla during various points of their life.


1912 - In the year that Twalla Clark was born, the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

1933 - By the time this person was 21 years old, Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

1953 - This person was 41 years old when actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

1973 - This person was 61 years old when on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

1983 - In the year of Twalla Clark's passing, on August 30th, the Soviet Union claimed that a South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner (Flight 007), bound for Seoul from New York City, had strayed into Soviet airspace. Saying that they believed it to be a U.S. spy plane, the passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter - after it had tracked the airliner for two hours. All 269 passengers (including a U.S. Representative from Georgia) and crew were killed.

Twalla Clark Family Tree

Who was Twalla’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Twalla’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Twalla's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Twalla Clark
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Twalla's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Twalla Clark is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Twalla Clark died in January 1983 at age 70. There is no listed cause of death. Twalla was born on June 3, 1912. There is no information about Twalla's family or relationships. We know that Twalla Clark had been residing in Custer, Custer County, South Dakota.


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

Write a comment

Other Records of Twalla Clark


Other Biographies