Hamblet Clark was the son of Jotham Clark and Sarah Ann Hayden. He married Laura Ann Hake on 15 April 1866, in Dent County, Missouri. Hamblet owned a farm about seven miles east of Salem. He was the sheriff of Dent County, in 1867.
The children of Hamblet Clark and Laura Hake were: 1. Ulysses Sherman Clark (1867-1938) (Letitia Stillwell) 2. Orin Edward Clark (1869-1935)(Lillian Ball) 3. Fred Linville Clark (1873-1923)(Carrie Potter) 4. Cora Mae Clark (1877-1951)(Everett Dent)