Sibbil Clark

2 July 1793–before 1800 (Age 6)
Wilbraham, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Sibbil

When Sibbil Clark was born on 2 July 1793, in Wilbraham, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Eli Clark, was 24 and her mother, Matilda Newton, was 21. She lived in Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States in 1793. She died before 1800, at the age of 5.

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Eli Clark
Matilda Newton
Clarissa Clark
Sibbil Clark
Matilda Clark
Sally Clark
Joseph Clark
Louisa Clark

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World Events (1)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a scribe or secretary, originally a member of a minor religious order who undertook such duties. The word clerc denoted a member of a religious order, from Old English cler(e)c ‘priest’, reinforced by Old French clerc. Both are from Late Latin clericus, from Greek klērikos, a derivative of klēros ‘inheritance’, ‘legacy’, with reference to the priestly tribe of Levites ( see Levy ) ‘whose inheritance was the Lord’. In medieval Christian Europe, clergy in minor orders were permitted to marry and so found families; thus the surname could become established. In the Middle Ages it was virtually only members of religious orders who learned to read and write, so that the term clerk came to denote any literate man.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Sibel Clark, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Sibbil Clark, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Sibbil Clark, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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