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William Henry Clerke (1793 - 1861)

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Sir William Henry "9th Baronet" Clerke
Born in London, Englandmap
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Son of and [mother unknown]
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Died in England, United Kingdommap
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Christening 06 Oct 1793, SAINT MARY-ST MARYLEBONE ROAD,ST MARYLEBONE,LONDON,ENGLAND, parents William Henry Clerke and Byszantia[1]

  • 10 January 1811 Ensign 89th Foot Regiment
  • 19 September 1811 Lieutenant 52 Foot Regiment
  • 22 April 1822 Captain
  • 1844 Sheriff of Flintshire[2]

Obituary gives his wife as Mary Elizabeth Kendrick, daughter of George Watkin Kendrick. His father as William Henry Clerke, a son also of the same name[3]


  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018, William Henry Clerke, 13 Sep 1793); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 580,906, 580,907.
  2. Modern English Biography (volume 1 of 4) A-H, Frederic Boase, Litres, 11 Aug 2018
  3. "British Newspaper Archives, Obituaries," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 18 March 2018), William Henry Clerke, 26 Feb 1861; citing Obituary, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, page 0002, Records extracted by FindMyPast and images digitized by FamilySearch. The British Library, London; FHL microfilm 102,001,172.

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