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George Carson "G.C." Clarke
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1871
Fayetteville
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1935
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

son of James Carter Clarke - Elizabeth Allison

George Clarke attended Webb school for Boys at Bellbuckle, Tennessee and worked in Collin County and Fort Worth, Texas.

Mr. Clarke came to Fort Worth in 1896. He developed the Hubbard Highlands, Shaw Heights and Shaw-Clarke additions in Fort Worth. He was on the board of directors of Continental National Bank of Fort Worth, vice-president of the Cattlemen's Trust Company, vice-president of Broadmere Land Company.

George C. Clarke married Fay Clark on 20 December 1905 at Graham, Texas.

Real estate developer, banker and civic leader.

George C. Clarke was a member of the the Fort Worth School Board 1910-1916, during that time, eight schools were built in Fort Worth. While a member of the Board, George C. Clark was honored with an elementary school named for him in 1914. The school building is still in use.

Survivors: wife

1900 Ward 5, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas
George C. Clarke, head, 29, TN, TN, TN
Stella, wife, 21, TX, IL, TN
Elizabeth J. Harris, mother-in-law, 58, TN, TN, TN
Ida Gibson, niece, 14, TX, KY, TX

George Clarke married Miss Stella Harris in 1899 at Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. She preceded him in death.

1910 Fort Worth, TX
George C. Clark, head, 38
Fay, wife, 24

1920, Fort Worth, TX
George C. Clark, head, 47
Fay, wife, 33

1930 Fort Worth, TX
George C. Clarke, head, 57
Fay, wife, 43
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Stella Harris Clarke (1878 - 1903)
  Fay Clark Clarke (1885 - 1957)
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Graham
Young County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Searchers of our Past
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82859909
George Carson G.C. Clarke
Added by: Searchers of our Past
 
George Carson G.C. Clarke
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- Searchers of our Past
 Added: Nov. 21, 2012

- Dee Ann Donham Wooldridge Barton
 Added: Jan. 2, 2012
 
 
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