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Daniel Clark
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1824
Rosenallis
County Laois, Ireland
Death: Dec. 31, 1885
Salem
Marion County
Oregon, USA

son of John Clark & Mary Pool
1st MARRIAGE - Bethiah B. Herron, Sep 24, 1846
2nd MARRIAGE - Harriet Shaeffer, 30 June 1865

BIOGRAPHICAL:
Daniel Clark was an 1844 Immigrant to Oregon
"He built the bridge on Commercial St. in 1862, Salem"

OBITUARY:
At his residence, five miles southeast from Salem, early Thursday morning, Dec. 31, 1885, Mr. Daniel Clark. His disease was creeping paralysis.
Mr. Clark was born in Ireland in the year 1823. His parents immigrated to America when he was about four years of age, and settled in the state of Missouri, where young Daniel passed his boyhood.
He came to Oregon in the immigration of 1844, at the age of nineteen, and soon afterward settled in Marion county, where he lived until the time of his death. He was a farmer by occupation, though we believe he was taught the trade of a carpenter when young.
Mr. Clark was a man of great force of character, and possessed unusual energy. He was a man of impulsive temperament, and humane and generous to a high degree. As a neighbor he was, he was kind and obliging, and as a citizen he was forward in every good work. Mr. Clark was twice married, and his second wife and children survive him.
Weekly Oregon Statesman 2 Jan 1886 4:4.

FUNERAL OF DANIEL CLARK.
A large concourse of friends followed the remains of the late Daniel Clark to their last resting place in the I.O.O.F. cemetery yesterday. The body was interred by that order, of which he was a member in good standing. Requiescat in peace.
Oregon Statesman 3 Jan 1886 3:2
 (bio source: Salem Pioneer Cemetery Website) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Berthia B Herron Clark (1827 - 1861)
  Harriett Shaeffer Clark (1846 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Elma Clark (____ - 1871)*
  Martha T. Clark Hallett (____ - 1932)*
  William T Clark (1851 - 1908)*
  Abbot Landon Clark (1852 - 1852)*
  Roswell Shaw Clark (1859 - 1928)*
  Ottillia Varine Clark Pehrson (1869 - 1953)*
  Lulu Clark Ward (1871 - 1905)*
  Daniel Garretson Clark (1873 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Daniel Clark
Born in
King Co., Ireland
Feb. 14, 1824
Died
near Salem
Dec. 31, 1885
 
Burial:
Salem Pioneer Cemetery
Salem
Marion County
Oregon, USA
Plot: 15
 
Created by: Patty C
Record added: Feb 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24342071
Daniel Clark
Added by: ddh
 
Daniel Clark
Added by: Patricia Edmonds
 
Daniel Clark
Added by: Patty C
 
 
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- ddh
 Added: Jul. 10, 2016

- Keil
 Added: Aug. 18, 2015

- Janet Herron Tucker
 Added: Jan. 13, 2014
 
 
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