Columbus Clark
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Christopher Columbus Clark (1848 - 1937)

Christopher Columbus (Columbus) "CC" Clark
Born in Clark, Missouri, United Statesmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 6 Jan 1870 in Nelson, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 88 in El Dorado, Butler, Kansas, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 17 Jul 2009 | Last significant change: 19 Sep 2022
05:03: Tim Leahy added Lula M. (Clark) White (1873-1962) as child of Christopher Columbus Clark (1848-1937). [Thank Tim for this]
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Christopher was born in Missouri in 1848 to Thomas Clark and Elizabeth Davis.

Columbus served from 30 April 1864 to 4 October 1864 as a private in the 69th Regiment, Missouri Militia (Union).

He married Susan Overall in Kentucky in 1870.[1]

1880 Linn, Audrain, Missouri
Age 34---Marital Status Married
Race White
Occupation Farmer
Birth Year (Estimated) 1846
Birthplace Missouri, United States
Father's Birthplace Kentucky, --Mother's Birthplace Kentucky, United States
Sheet Letter C--Sheet Number 57--Person Number 0--Volume 2
C C Clark Self M 34 Missouri, United States
Susan C Clark Wife F 31 Kentucky, United States
Joseph Clark Son M 9 Missouri, United States
Louis A Clark Daughter F 7 Missouri, United States
Gabrilla Clark Daughter F 4 Missouri, United States
Ida E Clark Daughter F 2 Missouri, United States
Citing this Record
1900 Canton Township (excl. Canton town), Lewis, Missouri
Age 51---Marital Status Married
Race White
children 5 / Number of Living Children 4
Years Married 30---Marriage Year (Estimated) 1870
Birth Date Jun 1849
Birthplace Kentucky
Father's Birthplace Kentucky---Mother's Birthplace Kentucky
Columbus Clark Head M 55 Missouri
Susan K Clark Wife F 51 Kentucky
Fannie F Clark Daughter F 18 Missouri
Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 8 January 2018), Susan K Clark in household of Columbus Clark, Canton Township (excl. Canton town), Lewis, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 46, sheet 9B, family 197, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,870.

"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 7 September 2017), C C Clark, Linn, Audrain, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district ED 2, sheet 57C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0672; FHL microfilm 1,254,672.


Death:  :: Date: 11 JAN 1937
Place: El Dorado, Butler, Kansas, United States[2]


Husband: Chistopher Columbus Clark
Wife: Susan Catherine Overall
Child: Gabriella Clark
Date: 6 JAN 1870
Place: Nelson, Kentucky, United States[3]


  1. "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), Christopher C. Clark and Susan C. Overal, 06 Jan 1870; citing Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, reference P. # 71; FHL microfilm 1,929,414.
  2. Source: #S10
  3. Source: #S10

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Clark-18789 and Clark-14 appear to represent the same person because: similar birth, same marriage, same death, same child
posted by Robin Lee
Christopher, can you add me to trusted list for the Project. Thanks !

Maggie , Project Leader

posted by Maggie N.
David , can you add me to trusted list for the Project. Thanks !

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posted by Maggie N.

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