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William Henry Clark
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1858
Logan
Cache County
Utah, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1939
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA

William H. Clark

Vernal, William H. Clark 81 an Ashley Valley Pioneer died at his home Friday.

He was born in Logan Jan. 31 1858, a son of Isreal J. and Emily Pearson Clark. He came to Ashley Valley in 1879 a year later he married Olive Downes in Smithfield.

Mr Clark worked as a Farmer and Blacksmith, and was identified with every movement engaged in the up building of eastern Utah. In 1893 he moved to Burlington, Wyo., where he built a home and lived until 1908.

He then moved to Canada for six years, but returned to Vernal in 1914, and had lived in Vernal since that time. He took an active part in Church work and was President of Vernal Second Ward Y.M.M.I.A for 13 years.

He is survived by his widow, four sons,William J. and Ray Clark of Vernal, Shell Clark of Burlington, Wyo.; four daughters Mrs. Edlean Abegglean of Lapoint, Utah; Mrs Etta Gillman of Provo, Mrs. Lucretit Shelton of Murray and Mrs Jessie Law of Payson. 71 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Services were scheduled in Vernal Second Ward Chapel today at 1 P.M. 
 
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 Parents:
  Israel Justice Clark (1821 - 1905)
  Emily Jane Pearson Clark (1837 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Olive Printhia Downs Clark (1857 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  William Julius Clark (1882 - 1945)*
  Joseph Sheldon Clark (1885 - 1947)*
  Edlean Emily Clark Abegglen (1888 - 1977)*
  Mary Etta Clark (1891 - 1961)*
  Lucretia Ann Clark Sheltron (1893 - 1980)*
  Jessie Lutisha Clark Law (1896 - 1989)*
  Violet Fontella Clark (1900 - 1901)*
  Justice (Jet) David Clark (1901 - 1968)*
  Raymond (Ray) Afton Clark (1904 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jesse T Clark (1840 - 1918)**
  James Israel Clark (1841 - 1909)**
  Cyrus Edward Clark (1846 - 1923)**
  Mary Elizabeth Clark (1852 - 1855)**
  Edmund Seymour Clark (1852 - 1926)**
  Diana Clark (1854 - 1854)**
  John Eynon Clark (1854 - 1938)**
  Sarah Clark (1856 - 1856)**
  Hyrum James Clark (1857 - 1926)**
  William Henry Clark (1858 - 1939)
  Helen Cassandra Clark Purser Kite (1859 - 1947)*
  Henrietta Augustine Clark Hatch (1862 - 1908)*
  Louisa Rosalinda Clark Harris (1863 - 1938)**
  Alice Melvina Clark Williams (1864 - 1942)*
  George Albert Sr. Clark (1869 - 1941)*
  Oliver Hazard Clark (1877 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Vernal Memorial Park
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA
 
Maintained by: Jerry Clark
Originally Created by: Tom Todd
Record added: Jul 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20373096
William Henry Clark
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William Henry Clark
Added by: Jerry Clark
 
William Henry Clark
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