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Rev Jonas Clarke
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1730
Newton
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 1805
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Born December 14th (old calendar)/25th (new calendar), 1730. Son of Thomas Clarke. Husband of Lucy (Bowes) Clarke.
Harvard Class of 1752.
He became pastor of the Church of Christ in Lexington, Massachusetts on May 19, 1755.
The Jonas Clarke Middle School in Lexington is named in his memory. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Bowes Clarke (1736 - 1789)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Clarke Ware (1762 - 1805)*
  Elizabeth Clarke (1763 - 1844)*
  Lucy Clark Fiske (1767 - 1855)*
  Sarah Clarke (1774 - 1843)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
REV. JOHN HANCOCK
Born 1671 Died 1752

REV. JONAS CLARKE
Born 1730 Died 1805

They Rest with theirs
And a part of their children
In the vault below

SARAH CLARKE
Born Nov. 10, 1774 Died June 20, 1843
Aged 69 yrs

ELIZABETH CLARKE
Born June 24, 1763 Died Apr. 22, 1844
Aged 80 yrs
 
Burial:
Old Burying Ground
Lexington
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: John A. Anderson
Record added: Jul 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28417769
Rev Jonas Clarke
Added by: John A. Anderson
 
Rev Jonas Clarke
Added by: John A. Anderson
 
Rev Jonas Clarke
Added by: John A. Anderson
 
 
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