Thomas Clarke

about 1777–
Great Bowden, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Clarke was born about 1777, in Great Bowden, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Clarke, was 27 and his mother, Ann Robins, was 23. He married Elizabeth Burgess on 5 July 1802, in Great Bowden, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Clarke
1777–
Elizabeth Burgess
1778–
Marriage: 5 July 1802

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 July 1802
Great Bowden, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 24

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 31

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 38

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Clark .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Clark, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Thomas Clark, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Thos Clarke, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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