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Edward Sheldon Clark (1873 - abt. 1931)

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Edward Sheldon Clark
Born in Ashland, Greene Co. N.Ymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1898 in (Prob) Shawangunk Twp. Ulster County, New Yorkmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Main Street, Walden, Montgomery twp., Orange County, New Yorkmap
Profile last modified 4 Sep 2019 | Created 15 Aug 2011 | Last significant change: 4 Sep 2019
13:51: Scott Anderson edited the Biography for Edward Sheldon Clark (1873-abt.1931). (Data Doctor - Corrected DBE 868 Inline citations after tag - moved citations to bio) [Thank Scott for this]
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Biography

Edward Sheldon Clark

Name

Name: Edward Sheldon /Clark/[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]

Birth

Edward Sheldon Clark (son of Curtis and Eliza Clark) was born on 3 Oct. 1873 at Ashland, Greene Co. N.Y.. This is most likely birth location as Census and Draft information list his birth place as only New York.

Edward Sheldon Clark was born on 3 Oct 1873 at Highland, Orange, New York, United States (Census and Draft registration do not support the Highland birth. His first recorded census was 1880 when he was about age 7 years.

Parents

Father: Aaron Richard Clark
Mother: Pauline Curtis Berry, Married ca. 1866[8]

Siblings

Residence

Residence 1880 (Age 7): Highland, Orange, New York, United States[9]
Residence 1900(age 26/27): Highlands Township, Election District 1, Orange, New York[10] Edward was picked up in both the Highlands Twp. and Shawangunk Twp. census.
Residence 1900 (Age 26/27): Shawangunk Township, Election District 1, Ulster, New York[11]
Residence 1910 (age 37): Montgomery, Orange, New York[12]
Residence: 1917 (Age 44): WW1 Draft Registration, Orange, New York[13]
Residence 1920 (Age 46/47): Montgomery, Orange, New York[14]
Residence 1930 (Age 56/57): Montgomery, Orange, New York[15]

Marriage

Alpha Kniffen Farrington married, ca. 1898, Edward Sheldon Clark (son of Curtis and Eliza Clark) b. 3 Oct. 1873 at Ashland, Greene Co. N.Y.. Edward would have been age 25 at marriage. Edward died ca. 1931 when he dropped dead at his place of business on Main Street, Walden. He came to Walden in 1899 where he operated what became a very prosperous Livery Stable and Real Estate business (Corner of Orange Avenue and John Street). This later became an automobile agency. His wife, Alpha was still living at the farm outside of Wallkill, at the time of the 1900 census.[16]

Children

Edward and Alpha had three children:

  • Harvey Farrington Clark b. ca. 1902 Walden, d. Dec. 1946 of tuberculosis. He married Ruth (Alien ?) and had an automobile business in the Village of Montgomery. They were parents of one son: (1) Harvey Alien Clark born Nov. 1943.
  • Alpha Clark b. ca. 1905 in Walden d. 1938 of tuberculosis. She married Charles, "Sonny", Corcoran. They had no children.
  • Jesse Clark b. ca.1906, d. 1968 in Walden. He married Martha Krueger and they adopted 3 children. He operated an automobile agency (Oldsmobile, on the corner of Orange Avenue and John Street), and a Fordson Tractor Sales and an auto parts store on Main Street, Walden, Orange County, New York.

Death

Edward Clark died ca. 1931 when he dropped dead at his place of business on Main Street, Walden, Montgomery Twp., Orange County, New York.

Research Notes

1880 Census Highland, Orange, New York[17]
1900 Highlands, Orange, New York; Census [18]
1910 Census Montgomery, Orange, New York[19]
1917 Draft Registration-Orange County, New York[20]
1920 Census Montgomery, Orange, New York[21]
1930; Montgomery, Orange, New YorkCensus [22]
1900 Census Place: Shawangunk, Ulster, New York[23]

Sources

  1. Source: #S2291136075 Page: Registration Location: Orange County, New York; Roll: 1818614; Draft Board: 3. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ww1draft&h=33880998&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: 3 Oct 1873Birth place: Residence date: Residence place: Orange, New York
  2. Source: #S2291147189 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1910uscenindex&h=19619877&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1910Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  3. Source: #S2291436971 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: T625_1253; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 134; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1920usfedcen&h=54383916&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1920Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  4. Source: #S2291145885 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Highland, Orange, New York; Roll: 910; Family History Film: 1254910; Page: 344A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 0689. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=3491590&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1880Residence place: Highland, Orange, New York, United States
  5. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Highlands, Orange, New York; Roll: T623_1140; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 16. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67200960&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: Dec 1873Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1900Residence place: Highlands Township, Election District 1, Orange, New York
  6. Source: #S2291112952 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: 1633; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 126.0. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1930usfedcen&h=44156625&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1930Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  7. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Shawangunk, Ulster, New York; Roll: T623_1171; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 137. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67782705&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: Oct 1874Birth place: New YorkMarriage date: 1898Marriage place: Residence date: 1900Residence place: Shawangunk Township, Election District 1, Ulster, New York
  8. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Highlands, Orange, New York; Roll: T623_1140; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 16. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67200958&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: May 1839Birth place: New YorkMarriage date: 1866Marriage place: Residence date: 1900Residence place: Highlands Township, Election District 1, Orange, New York
  9. Source: #S2291145885 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Highland, Orange, New York; Roll: 910; Family History Film: 1254910; Page: 344A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 0689. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=3491590&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1880Residence place: Highland, Orange, New York, United States
  10. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Highlands, Orange, New York; Roll: T623_1140; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 16. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67200960&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: Dec 1873Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1900Residence place: Highlands Township, Election District 1, Orange, New York
  11. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Shawangunk, Ulster, New York; Roll: T623_1171; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 137. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67782705&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: Oct 1874Birth place: New YorkMarriage date: 1898Marriage place: Residence date: 1900Residence place: Shawangunk Township, Election District 1, Ulster, New York
  12. Source: #S2291147189 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1910uscenindex&h=19619877&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1910Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  13. Source: #S2291136075 Page: Registration Location: Orange County, New York; Roll: 1818614; Draft Board: 3. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ww1draft&h=33880998&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: 3 Oct 1873Birth place: Residence date: Residence place: Orange, New York
  14. Source: #S2291436971 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: T625_1253; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 134; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1920usfedcen&h=54383916&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1920Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  15. Source: #S2291112952 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: 1633; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 126.0. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1930usfedcen&h=44156625&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1930Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  16. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Shawangunk, Ulster, New York; Roll: T623_1171; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 137. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67782705&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: Oct 1874Birth place: New YorkMarriage date: 1898Marriage place: Residence date: 1900Residence place: Shawangunk Township, Election District 1, Ulster, New York
  17. Source: #S2291145885 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Highland, Orange, New York; Roll: 910; Family History Film: 1254910; Page: 344A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 0689. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=3491590&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1880Residence place: Highland, Orange, New York, United States
  18. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Highlands, Orange, New York; Roll: T623_1140; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 16. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67200960&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: Dec 1873Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1900Residence place: Highlands Township, Election District 1, Orange, New York
  19. Source: #S2291147189 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1910uscenindex&h=19619877&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1910Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  20. Source: #S2291136075 Page: Registration Location: Orange County, New York; Roll: 1818614; Draft Board: 3. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ww1draft&h=33880998&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: 3 Oct 1873Birth place: Residence date: Residence place: Orange, New York
  21. Source: #S2291436971 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: T625_1253; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 134; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1920usfedcen&h=54383916&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1920Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  22. Source: #S2291112952 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Montgomery, Orange, New York; Roll: 1633; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 126.0. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1930usfedcen&h=44156625&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1874Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1930Residence place: Montgomery, Orange, New York
  23. Source: #S2291146788 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Shawangunk, Ulster, New York; Roll: T623_1171; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 137. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1900usfedcen&h=67782705&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: Oct 1874Birth place: New YorkMarriage date: 1898Marriage place: Residence date: 1900Residence place: Shawangunk Township, Election District 1, Ulster, New York
  • Source: THE REXFORD, SEELEY, BRUNDAGE, BROWN AND FARRINGTON ANCESTORS OF GEORGE WESLEY BISHOP, JR. 1910-1974. RESEARCHED AND PRESENTED BY MRS. GEORGE W. BISHOP, JR. (MRS. HELEN (YOUNG) BISHOP); GENERAL JOHN STARK CHAPTER NSDAR #744 (5-046-IL)
  • Personal knowledge. Tom Quick, 3rd cousin. Harvey was alive when I was a young boy. He was at family gatherings at his mother Alpha (Farrington) Clark's home. His wife Ruth, a beautiful woman, survived him for a number of years, albeit she had health problems. My mother, Hilda Jacobsen Quick (Alpha Farrington Clark's niece) worked with her cousin Hellen in preparing the THE REXFORD, SEELEY, BRUNDAGE, BROWN AND FARRINGTON ANCESTORS OF GEORGE WESLEY BISHOP, JR. 1910-1974 DAR submission.
  • Source: S2291112952 Repository: #R2291101438 Title: 1930 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, Note:
  • Source: S2291136075 Repository: #R2291101438 Title: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005 .Original data - United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Admini Note:
  • Source: S2291145885 Repository: #R2291101438 Title: 1880 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited Note:
  • Source: S2291146788 Repository: #R2291101438 Title: 1900 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 18 Note:
  • Source: S2291147189 Repository: #R2291101438 Title: 1910 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.Original data - Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Was Note:
  • Source: S2291436971 Repository: #R2291101438 Title: 1920 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Reco Note:


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Clark-5197 created through the import of Clark_Nye_Pascual Family Tree.ged on Aug 14, 2011 by Daniel Clark.


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