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Miriam Worth Clark
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1710
Nantucket
Nantucket County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: 1776
China
Kennebec County
Maine, USA

Miriam Worth was born in Nantucket in 1710. She was the great-grandaughter of 2 of the original proprietors of Nantucket and a member of the Society of Friends.

She and her husband and extended family relocated from Nantucket to Barrington, Nova Scotia in 1763 and remained there for 10 years after which they traveled to Maine where they spent the winter of 1773 in what is now Gardner.

In the spring of 1774, they and their family selected lots along the shores of China Lake and became the 1st white settlers of what is now China, Maine.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Worth (1685 - 1719)
  Mary Hussey Barnard (1689 - 1771)
 
 Spouse:
  Jonathan Clark (1704 - 1780)*
 
 Children:
  Jerusha Clark Fish (1732 - 1807)*
  Church Clark (1735 - 1816)*
  Jonathan Clark (1737 - 1816)*
  Miriam Clark (1740 - 1759)*
  Edmund Clark (1743 - 1822)*
  Andrew Clark (1747 - 1832)*
  Ephraim Clark (1751 - 1829)*
 
 Siblings:
  Miriam Worth Clark (1710 - 1776)
  John Worth (1713 - 1803)*
  Christopher Worth (1717 - 1804)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Clark Cemetery
China
Kennebec County
Maine, USA
Plot: This monument is not actually in Clark Cemetery but is located across the China Lake in a farmer's field.
 
Maintained by: Norma Faller
Originally Created by: Doug Watkins
Record added: Nov 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16856459
Miriam <i>Worth</i> Clark
Added by: Anonymous
 
 
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RIP,4th Great-grandmother Mirian Clark.
- Linda Crane-Eshleman
 Added: Mar. 4, 2016
 
 
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