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Sylvester Clark
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1820
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1872
Washington County
Arkansas, USA

Sylvester Clark served in the Union Army. He was enlisted into the 7th Light Artillery Battery of Indiana on 24 Dec 1863 and mustered out at Indianapolis, IN on 20 July 1865. After the Civil War, Sylvester moved his family to the southeastern corner of Jasper Co, MO. He was there only a short time because he died in 1872. Whether he died in the edge of Benton Co or near Elm Springs in Washington County is unknown at this time. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Barnabus Clark (1783 - 1851)
  Nancy Scott Clark (1794 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Polly Jackson Clark (1825 - 1903)
 
 Children:
  Emily Clark Tibbetts (1842 - 1865)*
  George D Clark (1850 - 1885)*
  Benjamin Franklin Clark (1853 - 1929)*
  Mary Alice Clark Harman (1857 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  Selbia Henry Clark (1809 - 1879)*
  John Anderson Clark (1812 - 1885)*
  Sylvester Clark (1820 - 1872)
  Sophia Clark Biddle (1830 - 1881)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"51 yrs, 3 months and 14 days" - "Husband of Polly Clark"
 
Note: Stone has faded some and lettering has blended with the stone.
 
Burial:
Elm Springs Cemetery
Elm Springs
Washington County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Phase One, Roll 8 (Old Section)
 
Created by: Dennis & Linda
Record added: Nov 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80849000
Sylvester Clark
Added by: Dennis & Linda
 
Sylvester Clark
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Added by: Kris
 
 
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- LoRetta Hughes
 Added: Dec. 27, 2013
 
 
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