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James Clarke (bef. 1602 - 1648)

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James Clarke aka Clark Clerke
Born before in East Farleigh, Kent, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 7 Nov 1633 in London, London, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died in London, Englandmap
Profile last modified 7 Jul 2019 | Created 4 Jun 2016
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James Clarke is currently protected by the Puritan Great Migration Project for reasons described in the narrative.
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Due to the confusion of many James Clarks this profile is being protected by the Puritan Great Migration Project.


Contemporary James Clarks

James Clark of Boston and Roxbury - died 1674; m. Elinor
James Clark of New Haven - died after 1682. Had a son James Clarke (c1641 New Haven-c1713 Stratford)
James Clarke of Plymouth - (c.1636-b. 1731) m. Abigail Lothrop
James Clark son of William Clark and Mary Weston (1602-1648) died in England; spouse of Sarah Harvey


From “Genealogical Research in England.” by Alfred Rudulph Justice. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. 74:132. Boston: NEHGS, 1920. Article is about the pedigree of Jeremiah Clark of Rhode Island and does not claim to be the pedigree of James of New Haven or of James of Boston/Roxbury. Link at AmericanAncestors

Re: James Clark, son of William Clerke, of East Farleigh, co. Kent, and St. Botolph Aldgate, London, Gent. & his wife Mary Weston (c1579-b1614)

“James, of Aldgate Ward, London, grocer, the testator of 1647, bapt. 31 Oct. 1602; d. between 6 Dec 1647 and 10 Sept 1649; m. (1) about 1630 Sarah Harvey; m. (2) Helen ____ who was living 6 Dec 1647. ...”

Children living Dec 6 1647:

  • Mary one year old in 1633, certainly by 1st wife
  • James,
  • Anne

Spouse Sarah Harvey

This information was on another profile mistakenly called Sarah Harvey.
There are a couple of other Sarah Harveys baptized about this time in this index. What makes this the correct one?

Sara Harvey, daughter of Samuell Harvey, was baptized 19 May 1611at GREAT GADDESDEN, HERTFORD, ENGLAND[1]

James Clark married Sara Haruey (Harvey) on 07 Nov 1633, at Saint Olave Old Jewry,London,London,England[2]


  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 13 June 2016), Sara Harvey, 19 May 1611; citing GREAT GADDESDEN, HERTFORD, ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 993,731.
  2. "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 13 June 2016), James Clark and Sara Haruey, 07 Nov 1633; citing Saint Olave Old Jewry,London,London,England, reference ; FHL microfilm 380,325, 380,326.

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On 7 Jul 2019 at 22:56 GMT Jillaine Smith wrote:

Anne,given the confusion with the other PGM James Clarks, could you please PGM-Adjunct this one?

James is 15 degrees from Carroll Shelby, 25 degrees from Joan Whitaker and 9 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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