When Hedgeman Warren Stark was born in 1826, in Graves, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Stark, was 39 and his mother, Keziah Cannon, was 31. He married Sarah Cannon in 1846, in Graves, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Fulton, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Kentucky, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1864. He died in 1894, in Cleburne, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Heber Springs, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States.
Scottish (Lanarkshire) and English: nickname from Middle English stark ‘strong, sturdy; harsh, severe’ (Old English stearc).
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a strong, bold person, from Middle High German stark(e), German stark ‘strong, brave’.
Czech and Slovak (Štark): of German origin (see 2 above).