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James (Clerke) Clark Esq. (abt. 1480 - 1553)

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James Clark Esq. formerly Clerke
Born about in Forde Hall, Kent, Englandmap
Brother of , [half], [half] and [half]
Husband of — married about in Englandmap
Died in Wrotham, Kent, Englandmap
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James Clark, Esq. was born circa 1480 at Forde Hall, Kent, England, the son of John Clark, Esq. and Lucy Moyle.[1][2][3]

Marriage & Children

He married Elizabeth Ferrers, daughter of Sir Henry Ferrers, Sheriff of Kent, Keeper of Chaylesmore Park and Margaret Hexstall, circa 1508. They had 4 sons:[1][2][3]
  1. Henry
  2. Walter
  3. George, Gent
  4. John


James Clark, Esq. died on 20 September 1553 at Wrotham, Kent, England.[1][3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 210.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 482.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 213.

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