William Mitchell Clarke

11 February 1842–22 July 1924 (Age 82)
All Saints' Church, Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Mitchell

When William Mitchell Clarke was born on 11 February 1842, in All Saints' Church, Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Clarke, was 40 and his mother, Mary Ann Mitchell, was 36. He married Naomi Eliza Marshall on 4 May 1862, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States in 1910 and Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States in 1920. In 1910, at the age of 68, his occupation is listed as janitor-school and church in Lyman, Wayne, Utah, United States. He died on 22 July 1924, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in American Fork Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Mitchell Clarke
Naomi Eliza Marshall
Marriage: 4 May 1862
Ellen Clarke
William Frederick Clarke
Emma Elizabeth Clarke
Gisella Theda "Ella" Clarke
Alexander Abednego Clarke

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 May 1862Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 15
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    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.

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    Story Highlight

    Hannah Clarke and her story

    Hannah came from England in 1856. Her and her family including her father, George Clarke, and mother, Mary Ann Mitchell, and 2 siblings William and Charlotte, came across on a boat called the Enoch Tr …

    Sources (21)

    • Wm Clark in household of Powel Hanson, "United States Census, 1860"
    • William Clarke, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • William Clarke, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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