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Francis Lawrence Taylor Clark (1892 - 1957)

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Francis Lawrence Taylor (Frank) Clark aka Isaacs
Born in Wellington, New Zealandmap [uncertain]
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[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1934 in New Zealandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Te Awamutu, Waikato, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified 7 Sep 2019 | Created 25 Jul 2018 | Last significant change: 7 Sep 2019
05:44: Juanita (Clark) Penhey Mrs added Joan Mary (Clark) Ace (1935-2007) as child for Francis Lawrence Taylor Clark (1892-1957). [Thank Juanita for this | 1 thank-you received]
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Francis Lawrence (Frank) CLARK born 17 November 1892, Upper Hutt.

NzBDM Births: 1892/483 Issaacs, Francis Lawrence Taylor to Sophia & NR Sophie :- Find A Grave #128642335 ( I suspect his father's last name was Taylor)

About Sophia Amelia Georgina Moorey nee Isaacs:- Born Germany 1873, came to New Zealand in 1875 on a ship into Canterbury. NzBDM Marriages: 1894/1099 Sophie Amelia Isaacs & William Moorey Children: 1898/11305 Moorey Muriel Evelyn 1899/18581 Moorey William Henry Francis Lawrence 1905/15070 Moorey Olive Kathleen Thelma 1908/2031 Moorey Ella Ivy May 1911/16970 Moorey Hazel Jean

Adopted son of William Stirling Clark and Ruby Emily Jane (Elsworth) Clark

Adopted brother of Ada May (Clark) Johnson, John George Thomas Clark, Ruby Agnes Jane (Clark) Smith and William Clark

  1. 1897 & 1904 W Clark Maungaroa School

Frank was born about 1892. He passed away about 1957.

Frank had been married previously: 1917/3110 Eileen Moyna Mann & Frank Laurance Clark. Frank died in Tokonui Hospital.

Franks Military Record for transfer to record when I receive it: FORENAMES Frank Lawrence




NEXT OF KIN ON EMBARKATION WW1 Mrs Ruby Clark, Akatarawa, Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand

RELATIONSHIP STATUS Pre 16 October 1914 Single

WAR World War I, 1914-1918



ENLISTMENT WW1 Nelson, New Zealand

EMBARKATION DETAILS WW1 16 October 1914 from Wellington, New Zealand


Vessel was Orari or Arawa


Wellington Mounted Rifles

Main Body

A Frank Lawrence Clark 5/722a is listed at Archives New Zealand MEMORIAL NAME Borough of Blenheim Roll of Honour, Marlborough Museum. 26 Arthur Baker Pl, Redwoodtown, Blenheim 7201


Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 25 December 2018), memorial page for Frank Lawrence Clark (17 Nov 1892–26 Sep 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71120129, citing Te Awamutu Cemetery, Te Awamutu, Waipa District, Waikato, New Zealand ; Maintained by Frontiersman (contributor 47311842) .


  1. Added by Juanita (Clark) Penhey Mrs
  • NzBDM Marriages: 1934/11621: Veronica Mary Beals & Frank Lawrence Clark

Frank Lawrence Clark was born Frank Lawrence Taylor Isaacs, in Upper Hutt, New Zealand. November 1892. His mother was Sophia Amelia Georgina Isaacs born London, England 1873, came to New Zealand in 1875 on a ship into Canterbury. I suspect his father's last name was Taylor.

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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Frank by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's 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 Frank:

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On 17 Nov 2018 at 01:41 GMT Jj Hill wrote:

Clark-44119 and Clark-44186 appear to represent the same person because: This is a double file

Frank is 30 degrees from Tanya Lowry, 25 degrees from Charles Tiffany and 25 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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