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John Little Clark
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1852
Adams County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1932
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

Husband of Clarissa "Clara" (Kaylor) Clark (1856-1937). Father of eleven children with Clara including: Sarah Viola, Ora Elbert "Orrie," Blanche, Grace, Roy Claude, Edna R., Ernest Ray, Fay S., Clover and Dennis Clark. John was the son of John Clark and Elizabeth (Little) Clark. He was railroad foreman. Several of John and Clarissa's sons also worked for the railroad. Orie and Ernest Ray were railroad foremen, Fay was a railroad switchman and Roy worked for the Union Pacific Railroad in Portland, Oregon.

Obituary from the Omaha World Herald, Omaha, Nebraska, Friday, December 23, 1932, page 21:

John Little Clark, 80, for the past 15 years a resident of Council Bluffs, died Wednesday at his home 1410 Fairmont Avenue. He is survived by his wife, Clara, 5 sons, Faye, Dennis and O.E. of Council Bluffs, Roy, Seward, Nebraska and Ray, North Platte, Nebraska; two daughters, Mrs. H. Collier, Corvallis, Mont., and Mrs. Fred West, Council Bluffs. The body is at Jackson's funeral home. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Clark (1817 - 1881)
  Elizabeth Little Clark (1820 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarissa Kaylor Clark (1856 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Viola Clark Collier (1874 - 1953)*
  Ora Elbert Clark (1876 - 1955)*
  Grace Clark West (1883 - 1948)*
  Edna R. Clark Overholtzer (1887 - 1906)*
  Ernest Ray Clark (1889 - 1938)*
  Fay S. Clark (1891 - 1952)*
  Dennis Clark (1896 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Clark Edwards (1839 - 1921)*
  David Blue Clark (1840 - 1903)*
  Sarah Catherine Clark Barnett (1843 - 1887)*
  Emmaletta Clark (1845 - 1846)*
  Zachariah Taylor Clark (1847 - 1924)*
  James Harrison Clark (1850 - 1920)*
  John Little Clark (1852 - 1932)
  Erastus M. Clark (1854 - 1854)*
  Isabel Clair Clark Carver (1855 - 1941)*
  Rosa Belle Clark Rash (1858 - 1948)*
  Asberry Bowman Clark (1860 - 1948)*
  Lusetta Clark Searl (1865 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Walnut Hill Cemetery
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Row 18
 
Created by: Calcat
Record added: Jul 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73263012
John Little Clark
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Added by: Ron West
 
 
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From a distant family member.
- Judy Russell
 Added: Oct. 12, 2013
 
 
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