Joseph D Clark

16 March 1874–
Sutton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph D

When Joseph D Clark was born on 16 March 1874, in Sutton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Mathew Clarke, was 37 and his mother, Mary Dyson, was 36. He married Mary Ann Salt on 22 June 1902, in Audenshaw, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons.

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Family Time Line

Joseph D Clark
1874–
Mary Ann Salt
1874–1907
Marriage: 22 June 1902
Robert Clarke
1903–
Alfred Clarke
1904–

Spouse and Children

    Male1874–Male

    Mary Ann Salt

    Female1874–1907Female

MARRIAGE
22 June 1902
Audenshaw, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    Robert Clarke

    Male1903–Male

    Alfred Clarke

    Male1904–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 6

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 10

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 34

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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)

  • Joseph Clark in household of Matthew Clark, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Joseph Clarke in household of Matthew Clarke, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Joseph Clarke, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"

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