George CLARK, Deacon, Carpente

Male - 1690


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  • Name George CLARK  [1
    Suffix Deacon, Carpente 
    Gender Male 
    _UID A514B90B4EF941EF8C7A50010F5872D3F70B 
    Died 18 Jun 1690  Milford, New Haven Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I16617  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2003 

    Family Sarah,   d. 22 Sep 1689, Milford, New Haven Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [1
    Children 
     1. Thomas CLARK,   b. Abt 1638,   d. 23 Oct 1719  (Age ~ 81 years)
     2. Sarah CLARK,   b. Abt 7 Apr 1644,   d. 15 Feb 1706, Milford, New Haven Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
     3. Samuel CLARK,   b. Abt Oct 1645,   d. 1719, Milford, New Haven Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     4. George CLARK, Ensign,   b. Abt 30 Apr 1648, Milford, New Haven Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1734, Milford, New Haven Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years)
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2003 
    Family ID F5966  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • !DEATH: Milford Death Records; Vol 1, page 231

      LVG: freeplanter at Milford, New Haven Co, CT

      OCCU: Called "Deacon," "Senior," and "Carpenter"

      EMIG:
      DATE 1637
      PLAC Came from England to Boston, Suffolk Co, MA
      SOUR "Deacon George Clark(e) of Milford, Connecticut and Some of His Descendants," by George Clarke Bryant, 1949

      WILL: (dated); codicil 18 Aug 1688; inventory 20 Jun 1690

      RELI: Deacon at the First Church of Milford, Milford, New Haven Co, CT

      _FA2:
      DATE 30 Mar 1638
      PLAC sailed from Boston to New Haven, New Haven Co, CT SOUR "Deacon George Clark(e) of Milford, Connecticut and Some of His Descendants," by George Clarke Bryant, 1949

      _FA3:
      PLAC served as Deputy to represent Milford in sessions from 1664 to 1676 SOUR "Deacon George Clark(e) of Milford, Connecticut and Some of His Descendants," by George Clarke Bryant, 1949

      _FA4:
      PLAC stone on the Memorial Bridge at Milford, New Haven Co, CT SOUR "The Bridge on the Wepawaug," by Morris W. Abbott, 1972

      According to "Deacon George Clark(e) of Milford, Connecticut and Some of His Descendants," by George Clarke Bryant, 1949:

      "Deacon" George Clark's home lot in Milford in 1646 was "four acres and a halfe be it more of less being bounded with a highway to the East with George Hubbards on the South with the Common on the west, and with Andrew Bentons on the North."

      A transcription of the will of "Deacon" George Clark can be found in the above mentioned book.

      According to "Historical Markers of Milford, Locations and Inscriptions," 1990:

      At West River and Meadow Streets in Milford, there is a large inscribed rock, which reads: "Oct 1895 This stone was removed from the south eand of this field by David N. Clarke and Sons and set up in memory of Dea. George Clarke, Sr., their ancestor, who was one of the first English settlers of Milford in 1639 and was the owner of this lot with George Clarke, Jr. He died in 1690, aged 80 yrs. Thomas, his son, died in 1719, aged 82 yrs.
      Thomas, Jr. died in 1728, aged 40.
      Jared died in 1789, aged 70.
      David died in 1831, aged 80.
      David died in 1854, aged 70 yrs.
      David N. died in 1912, aged 90 yrs.
      David L. died in 1937, aged 82 yrs.
      David A. died in 1971, aged 83 yrs.
      David A., Jr. died in 1974, aged 55 yrs.
      David Alan" [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S299] Daniel Clark Smith Gedcom, Daniel Clark Smith (Reliability: 2).