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George (Clerke) Clarke (1510 - 1559)

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George Clarke formerly Clerke
Born in Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, Englandmap
Husband of — married about in Englandmap
Died in Wothram, Kent, Englandmap
24 April 2016
15:19: Jayme (Mullins) Arrington edited the Biography for George (Clerke) Clarke. (Added magna carta badge) [Thank Jayme for this]
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George Clerke is a descendant of Saher de Quincy

George Clerke is a descendant of a surety of the Magna Carta:

George Clerke son of
Elizabeth (Ferrers) Clerke daughter of
Henry Ferrers son of
Thomas Ferrers son of
William Ferrers son of
Henry de Ferrers son of
William de Ferrers son of
Henry de Ferrers son of
William de Ferrers son of
William de Ferrers son of
Margaret De Quincy daughter of
Roger De Quincy son of
Saher De Quincy

Contents

Biography

George Clark, Gent. was born in 1510 at Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England.[1][2][3][4][5]

Marrriage & Children

He married Elizabeth Wilsford, daughter of Thomas Wilsford, Esq. and Elizabeth Culpepper, circa 1533[6] They had 7 sons & 7 daughters:[2][3][4][7]
  1. William, Esq
  2. James, Gent
  3. George, Gent
  4. Thomas, Gent
  5. Reginald
  6. Robert
  7. Richard
  8. Elizabeth, wife of Thomas Goulden/Godden
  9. Anne
  10. Constance
  11. Margaret
  12. Katherine
  13. Lucy
  14. Mary


Life

Legatee in the 1535 will of his uncle, Edward Ferrers, Knt.[3]
Participated in the suppression of Wyatt's Rebellion with a defeat of rebels near Wothram, Kent 10 Feb. 1553/4[3][5]

Death

He died on March 6, 1559 in Wrothram, Kent, England.[3][5] He was buried on March 9, 1559 in Wrothram, Kent, England.[3]

Sources

  1. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, page 16.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 210.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #14
  4. 4.0 4.1 Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 213.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, page 65
  6. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #13
  7. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 59.

See Also:

  • Faris, David. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1996. Online: Ancestry.com. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
  • Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004. Online: Ancestry.com. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.

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Collaboration

On April 5, 2016 at 13:56GMT Jayme Arrington wrote:

Richardson does not list a John Clerke, Clerke-50, as one of George Clark/Clerke's 14 children. I recommend detaching him.

On March 24, 2014 at 22:30GMT J Pictet wrote:

Clerke-24 and Clerke-51 appear to represent the same person because: Same person. Look at the spouse.

On March 24, 2014 at 19:52GMT Anonymous S wrote:

Clerke-24 and Clerke-51 do not represent the same person because: man and wife

On March 24, 2014 at 19:43GMT Richard Williams wrote:

Clerke-24 and Clerke-51 do not represent the same person because: these are husband and wife. george clarke and mrs george clerke. they are NOT the same person

On March 24, 2014 at 17:40GMT Richard Williams wrote:

Clerke-24 and Clerke-51 do not represent the same person because: one is a male the other a female. they are a couple not a single individual

On December 5, 2013 at 18:24GMT Michelle Hartley wrote:

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