Rev. 19 April 2000, Gen. 599

 

DESCENDANTS OF MARY GRAVES AND ELIJAH CLARK

OF CHARLES CO., MD, LAUREL CO., KY, & MARION CO., AR

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

Mary Graves (1) was born about 1760 in Charles Co., MD, and died in Marion Co., AR. She married Elijah Clark on 28 July 1780 in Charles Co., MD. He was born in 1754 in Charles Co., MD, and died 22 Jan. 1837 (or 1838) in Laurel Co., KY. He stated in his pension application filed in Laurel Co., KY that he was born in Charles Co., MD, and that he enlisted in Charles Co., MD and lived about 10 miles from Port Tobacco at the time he enlisted. After Elijah died, Mary went with their son William to Arkansas about 1857. (R-1, R-2)

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+2. William Clark, b.c. 1798, m. Polly Arthur, 14 Feb. 1815, d. 1861.

3. Polly Clark, b.c. 1800.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF MARY GRAVES (1) AND ELIJAH CLARK

William Clark (2) was born about 1798 in Charles Co., MD, and died in 1861 in Knox Co., KY. He married Polly Arthur on 14 Feb. 1815 in Knox Co., KY. She was born about 1803, and died in 1854 in Marion Co., AR. (R-1, R-2)

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+4. John Franklin Clark, b.c. 1815, m. Margaret Wiggins, 17 Sept. 1833.

5. Catherine Clark, b.c. 1817.

6. Jane Clark, b.c. 1818.

7. Mary Clark, b.c. 1819.

8. Margaret Clark, b.c. 1821.

9. William Clark, b.c. 1823.

10. Elijah Clark, b.c. 1824.

11. Calvin Clark, b. 2 June 1828.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM CLARK (2) AND POLLY ARTHUR

John Franklin Clark (4) was born about 1815 in Knox Co., KY, and died in Laurel Co., KY. He married Margaret Wiggins on 17 Sept. 1833 in Corbin, Whitley Co., KY. She was born about 1815 in NC, died in Laurel Co., KY, and was buried in Wiggington Cem., London, KY. (R-2)

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12. Amilia Clark, b.c. 1835.

13. Alston Clark, b. 1837.

14. Mary Clark, b. 1838.

15. William Clark, b. 7 Dec. 1840.

16. Aaron Clark, b. 1844.

17. Rose Ann ("Rosa") Clark, b. 1845.

18. Elizabeth Clark, b. 1848.

+19. John Calvin Clark, b. 1850, m. Mahala Baker, Feb. 1867, d. May 1937.

20. Louisa D. Clark, b. 1852.

21. Sovinia Clark, b. 1852.

22. Deborah ("Dolly") C. Clark, b. 1854.

23. Roan Clark, b. 4 Jan. 1858.

 

 

GENERATION 4

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN F. CLARK (4) AND MARGARET WIGGINS

John Calvin Clark (19) was born 1850 and died May 1937, both in Laurel Co., KY. He married Mahala Baker in Feb. 1867 in Whitley Co., KY. She was born 7 Sept. 1847 and died 12 Feb. 1929, both in Laurel Co., KY. They were both supposedly buried in Locust Grove Cem. on 15 May 1937. (R-2)

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24. William T. Clark, b. 25 Nov. 1868.

25. Emily Jane Clark, b. 1870.

+26. Emry Mattison Clark, b. 8 Oct. 1877, m. Beth Ada Young, 6 Sept. 1898, d. 9 June 1969.

27. Edward Joshua Clark, b. 20 Aug. 1880.

28. Jimmy Clark, b.c. 1882.

29. Frank W. Clark, b. 17 April 1883.

 

 

GENERATION 5

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN C. CLARK (19) AND MAHALA BAKER

Emry Mattison Clark (26) was born 8 Oct. 1877 and died 9 June 1969, both in Laurel Co., KY. He married Beth Ada Young on 6 Sept. 1898 in Keavy, Laurel Co., KY. She was born 7 May 1897 and died 26 Dec. 1972, both in Laurel Co., KY. They were both buried in Locust Grove Cem. The birth place of their first child is not known, the next 8 were born in Laurel Co., KY, and the last one in Corbin, Whitley Co., KY. (R-2)

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30. Lillian Jeannett Clark, b. 26 June 1899, m. James Neeley, d. May 1978 (Scottsboro, IN).

31. Edward Sterling Clark, b. 21 Sept. 1901, m. Lucille White, d. 12 Oct. 1988 (OH).

32. Earl Loyd Clark, b. 23 Jan. 1904, m. Maggy Trosper, d. 12 July 1977 (Whitley Co., KY). Bur. Locust Grove Cem.

33. Ida Grace Clark, b. 10 Oct. 1905, m(1) Nicklos Boshia, m(2) Richard Campbell, 4 Oct. 1924 (Laurel Co., KY).

34. Ruben Fay Clark, b. 25 Nov. 1908, m. Emma Trosper, d. after 1940 (Laurel Co., KY). Bur. Locust Grove Cem.

35. John Ray Clark, b. 21 June 1910, m. Phoeby Anders, d. March 1994 (Laurel Co., KY). Bur. Storm Cem., London, KY.

36. Sarah Tamara Clark, b. 19 Oct. 1912, m. Craig Steele, 6 Oct. 1932 (Laurel Co., KY), d.c. 1986 (Laurel Co., KY). Bur. Storm Cem., London, KY.

37. Daisy Mahalia Clark, b. 9 March 1915, m. Earl Stephens, d. 17 April 1947 (Laurel Co., KY). Bur. Locust Grove Cem.

+38. James Mathew Clark

+39. Mary May Clark

 

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