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George Clerke

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George Clerke
Born in Forde, Wrotham, Kent, England [uncertain]
Husband of — married about [location unknown]
Died about in Wothram, Kent, England
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Biography

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

George Clerke son of
Elizabeth (Ferrers) Clark 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

Name

George Clerke, Gent.

Birth

Date: 1510[1][2] [3]

Marrriage

Date: About 1533[4]
Spouse: Elizabeth Wilsford, daughter of Thomas WIlsford, Esq., of Hartridge, Kent.[5]

Residence

Place: Wothram, Kent, England.[6] [7]

Life

Legatee in the 1535 will of his uncle, Edward Ferrers, Knt.[8]
Participated in the suppression of Wyatt's Rebellion with a defeat of rebels near Wothram, Kent 10 Feb. 1553/4[9][10]

Death

Date: 6 March 1558/9[11][12]
Place: Wrothram, Kent, England[13][14]

Buried

Date: 8 March 1558/9
Place: Wrothram, Kent, England[15]


Sources

  1. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, page 16.
  2. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #14
  3. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, page 65
  4. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #13
  5. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #13
  6. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #13
  7. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, page 65
  8. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #14
  9. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #14
  10. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, page 65
  11. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #14
  12. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, page 65
  13. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #14
  14. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, page 65
  15. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #14


  • 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.

Acknowledgments

  • Thank you to Sandy Harris, Tanya Breese, Katherine Patterson, Stephanie Stout, Randall Colgan, and to all who contributed to this profile.


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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:

THere is a pending merge for this profile. Please scroll to the bottom for more information.



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