Rachell Clarke

17 July 1619–1666 (Age 46)
Dry Drayton, Cambridgeshire, England

The Life Summary of Rachell

When Rachell Clarke was born on 17 July 1619, in Dry Drayton, Cambridgeshire, England, her father, Robert Clarke, was 22 and her mother, Rachell Wotton, was 24. She married John Warfield Sr. on 2 July 1640, in St Dunstan in the West, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1666, in London, England, at the age of 47, and was buried in London, England.

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Family Time Line

John Warfield Sr.
1613–1665
Rachell Clarke
1619–1666
Marriage: 2 July 1640
Elizabeth Warfield
1642–1643
Deacon John Warfield Jr.
1646–1692
Captain Richard Warfield, Sr.
1646–1703
Elizabeth Warfield
1648–1655
John Warfield
1651–1652
Warfield
1651–1652
Mary Warfield
1654–1656

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 July 1640St Dunstan in the West, London, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (18)

    +13 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower
    Age 1
    "The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."
    1642 · The English Civil War
    Age 23
    A series of conflicts regarding England's governance during the years 1642 to 1651 is now known as The English Civil War. Charles I summoned supporters to join him against his enemies in Parliament. In October 1642, nearly 10,000 men fought for Charles I and chased Parliament across the River Tamar. Fighting continued for years and was finally ended at the Battle of Worcester on September 3, 1651, with a Parliamentarian victory.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Clark .History: This name was brought independently to New England by many bearers from the 17th century onward. Nicholas Clarke was one of the founders of Hartford, CT (coming from Cambridge, MA with Thomas Hooker) in 1635.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Clark

    Sources (17)

    • Annis in entry for John Warfield, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • London and Surrey, England, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1597-1921
    • England, Select Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991

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