Benjamin Lincoln “Ben” Clark was born on April 20, 1872, in Collin, Texas,to Kate Mathews and Richard Clark. His parents ages were, Richard, age 29 and Berrilla, Catherine, age 24. He was the 2nd child of 8 children.
↑ "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK8Y-WHBG : 10 December 2017), B L Clark and Mattie Lane, 08 Aug 1899; citing Collin, Texas, United States, county courthouses, Texas; FHL microfilm 1,289,599.
↑ Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982; “Data=name: B. L. CLARK; Male; Race: white; Age 55; Birth Date: 29 Apr 1871; Birth Place: Texas; Death Date 18 Oct 1926; Death Place: Plano, Collin, Texas, USA; Father; R C CLARK; Mother: KATE CLARK.”
↑ "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K37G-CVJ : 13 March 2018), B L Clark, 18 Oct 1926; citing certificate number 34149, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,114,209.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Ben by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Ben: