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Families covered: Clarke of co Cork, Clarke of Donoughmore, Clarke of Godmanchester, Clarke of co Tipperary

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Woodchurch Clarke of London (b 1615, d 1685)
m. Mary Good (dau/heir of Thomas Good of Redmarley D'Abitot)
1. Simon Clarke of London (a 1682, d c20.05.1733, 2nd son)
  m. Elizabeth (a 1731)
  A. Thomas Clarke of Donoughmore, co Cork (bpt 24.11.1712, d 12.1789)
  m1. ??
  i. Samuel Clarke of Donoughmore (b 01.1748, a 09.1807)
  m. (1790) Mary Helen ?? (d 1853)
  a. William Clarke of Farran, co Cork (b 06.01.1803, d 14.02.1884, 3rd son) had issue
  m. (14.02.1832) Elizabeth McCarthy (d 1887, dau of J. McCarthy)
  b.+ other issue (dsp) - Thomas, Samuel
  ii. James Clarke (b c1750)
  iii. William Clarke, Sheriff of Cork (b 1746/7?, d 1839)
  m. (1785) Sarah Farren (d 1839)
  a. Thomas Clarke of Micheldever, Hampshire (b 1788, d 1870) had issue
  m1. Anna Maria Grey
  m2. Ann Agnes Husband
  m3. Frances
  b. Eliza Clarke (d 1851)
  m. _ Rice
  c. Sarah Clarke (b 1787, d 1823)
  m2. Ann (bur 19.03.1797)
  B.+ other issue - John (b 09.1711, to USA?), Simon (b 10.06.1725, dsp), Elizabeth, Mary
2.+ other issue - Woodchurch (d 1647), Anne



(Sir) John Clarke
m3. _ Anderson
1. Marshall Clarke (b 1755, d 18.06.1833, rector & vicar of Shronell, co Tipperary)
  m. (21.12.1783) Elizabeth Hare (d 01.04.1847, dau of Ven. Patrick Hare of Deerpark)
  A. Patrick Clarke of South Hill, Rapla, co Tipperary (b 1786) had issue
  m1. (1811) Mary Hickman (d 21.05.1823, dau of Wray Palliser Hickman of Clonmel)
  m2. _ Willington (dsp, dau of Jonathan Willington of Rapla, widow of John Walsh of Walsh Park)
  m3. Katherine Butler (dsp, dau of Capt. Richard Butler of Castlecomer, widow of Capt. William trench)
  B. Charles Clarke of Graiguenoe Park, Thurles, Sheriff of co Tipperary (b 1803, d 08.1879, 5th son) had issue
  m. (1827) Sarah Otway Bland (d 05.1867, dau of Capt. Loftuz Otway Bland)
  C. Robert Hare Clarke of Bansha, co. Tipperary (b 1804) had issue
  m1. (1828) Sarah Jane Banner (d 1833, dau of Rev. Benjamine Banner of Didcot)
  m2. (1836) Anne Butler (d 28.07.1879, dau of Capt. Richard Butler of Castlecomer)
  D. Mark Clarke (b 1809, d 06.09.1848, rector & vicar of Shronell) had issue
  m. (06.04.1837) Maria Hill (dau of William Hill of Donnybroo)
  E. Helen Clarke
  m1. (1816) Thomas Blackall Buckworth (Captain)
  m2. Rev. Holford Banner of Bansha
  F. Eliza Selina Clarke
  m. James Sadleir of Brookville
  G. Mary Clarke
  m. (1822) Edward Long of Fort Edward
  H. Jane Hare Clarke
  m. (18.12.1845) James Gubbins of Kilmare Castle (d 1858)
  I.+ other issue (d unm) - Sir John (b 1787, d 1854, General in Spanish Army), Marshal (b 1789, d 17.06.1833, Captain), Samuel (d 1811, Captain), Catherine (d young)



Alured Clarke of Godmanchester, Huntingdonshire (b c1658, d 28.10.1744)
m1. ??
m2. Ann Trimnell (dau of Rev. Charles Trimnell of Ripton Abbotts, sister of Bishop Charles)
1. Alured Clarke (b 1696, d 31.05.1742, Dean of Exeter)
2. Charles Clarke (b c1702, d 17.05.1750, judge, Baron of the Exchequer, MP, 3rd son)
m1. Anne Greene (dau of Thomas Green, Bishop of Ely)
  A. Thomas Clarke, Lt. Governor of Quebec (General)
  m2. Jane Mullins (dau of Major _ Mullins of Winchester)
  B. Sir Alured Clarke, Governor of Jamaica, Field Marshal (b 24.11.1744, d 16.09.1832, CIC India)
  m. (1770, sp) Elizabeth Catherine Hunter (formerly partner of Henry Herbert, 10th Earl of Pembroke)
  C. ?? Clarke
  Described on Commoners (vol 4, 'Morris of York, p491) as "niece of Gen. Sir Alured Clarke, governor of the Cape of Good Hope in 1795" was the undermentioned "Miss Griffiths". It is presumed that her mother was one of Sir Alured's 2 sisters. It is noted that, according to Wikipedia, Sir Alured did interrupt his voyage to India at the Cape of Good Hope where he spent time "arranging administrative matters before proceeding to India" but no mention is made of his actually being appointed as Governor of the Cape. Wikipedia ("Frederick Philipse III") names Fredrick Philipse's wife as 'Hariet Griffiths of Rhent, North Wales' (sic).
  m. _ Griffiths of Rhent , North Wales
  i. Harriet Griffiths
  m. Frederick Philipse
  D.+ 3 sons + daughter

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 06.04.13) : BIFR1976 (Clarke (co Cork))
(2) For middle section (uploaded 06.04.13) : BIFR1976 (Clarke (co Tipperary)), BLGI1912 (Clarke of Graiguenoe Park)
(3) For lower section (uploaded 15.11.15) : Wikipedia ("Charles Clarke (judge)" & "Alured Clarke (priest)" & "Alured Clarke"))
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