Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Clarks in:
 • Traver Cemetery
 • Traver
 • Tulare County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Alexander Russell "Alex" Clark
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 22, 1865
Visalia
Tulare County
California, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1891
Traver
Tulare County
California, USA

1880 U.S. Census for Kaweah and Mineral King Twp, Tulare Co., CA:
James T Clark Self M 56 KY; farmer
Mary A Clark Wife F 54 Missouri
*Alexander Clark Son M 14 California
James M Douglas Other M 18 Missouri

James Douglas is an orphan & sheep herder. The Clarks reside next door to their daughter Mattie & husband Paschal Bequette & their 2 children. Paschal is also a farmer. Note that Mary Ann was b. Indiana, not Missouri.


Alex married Carrie Myers 19 Sept. 1888 in Lemon Cove, Tulare Co., Calif. Carrie was born 1 Jan. 1868 in Cedar Falls, Black Hawk Co., Iowa. Her parents were Charles Meyers and Lena Loom Meyers.

Alex and Carrie had at least two known children: Harry Alexander, b. 15 August 1889 in Lemon Grove, Tulare Co., CA and Hazel Raye, b. 6 July 1891.

Alex died from pneumonia. Four days later, his mother passed away. She also died from pneumonia. And four months after Alex passed away, his father died.



Note: See his brother Robert Franklin Clarke's memorial for add'l census records.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Thomas Clarke (1825 - 1891)
  Mary Anna Graves Clarke (1826 - 1891)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Franklin Clark (1852 - 1925)*
  Martha Lovina Clark Bequette (1854 - 1926)*
  James Thomas Clarke (1857 - 1888)*
  Mary Isabelle Clarke (1860 - 1870)*
  William Lewis Clarke (1862 - ____)*
  Alexander Russell Clark (1865 - 1891)
  Daniel Murphy Clarke (1870 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Traver Cemetery
Traver
Tulare County
California, USA
Plot: Section 9
 
Created by: J.D. Larimore
Record added: Oct 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60296074
Alexander Russell Alex Clark
Added by: Gennut
 
Alexander Russell Alex Clark
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Row Walker
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Row Walker
 Added: Mar. 10, 2013
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service