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Sophia Carter Clarke
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1830
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1880
Prince William County
Virginia, USA

Sophia Carter, daughter of Daniel and Nellie Carter, married John Clarke in 1851. He was a widower with 2 children, Mary F. and John, Jr.

Child of John and Sophia not connected below:
Elizabeth M.

A Tribute, 1886

Mrs. Sophia Clarke departed this life on January 6, 1886 after a brief illness of eight days. She was the daughter of Mr. Daniel and Mrs. Nellie Carter, born January 31, 1830 and became a wife of Mr. John Clarke, Feb. 19th 1851. The 35 years of their married life was happily spent. Mr. and Mrs. Clarke were both born in this county and lived on a farm called Rock Hill ever since their marriage. She was buried in the family graveyard, adjoining the garden. A very large assemblage of relatives and friends attended the funeral service which was conducted at the house by Rev. W. W. Smoot, January 8th at 2:30 o'clock p.m. 
Family links: 
  John H. Clarke (1820 - 1904)*
  Virginia Ann Clarke LaHayne (1852 - 1930)*
  Emma Jane Clarke Alexander (1853 - 1924)*
  George H. Clarke (1855 - 1857)*
  Lucian Aaron Clarke (1856 - 1918)*
  William Douglas Clarke (1858 - 1891)*
  Henry L. Clark (1863 - 1935)*
  Charles Edward Clarke (1864 - 1940)*
  Frank W. Clarke (1865 - ____)*
  Julia Frances Clarke Selecman (1868 - 1949)*
  Robert L. Clarke (1869 - ____)*
  Milton Carter Clarke (1870 - 1934)*
*Calculated relationship
Sophia, wife of John Clarke, born Jan 31, 1830, died Jan 6, 1886, aged 55 years; She glorified Christ in her life and was glorified by him in her death.
(From Cemeteries in Prince William County; Ron Turner, Surveyor, 1993)
Clarke Family Cemetery
Dale City
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Margaret
Originally Created by: Jay Kelly
Record added: Dec 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23193636
Sophia <i>Carter</i> Clarke
Added by: Jay Kelly
Sophia <i>Carter</i> Clarke
Added by: Jay Kelly
Sophia <i>Carter</i> Clarke
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- Margaret
 Added: Jan. 30, 2015

- Margaret
 Added: May. 13, 2012
Rest well Sophia. I have pleasant memories of visiting your resting place when I was younger.Scott
- jsf
 Added: Dec. 1, 2007
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