|Birth: ||Dec. 23, 1818|
|Death: ||Mar. 28, 1882|
Jackson County Tennessee Book page 305 shows died 28 March 1882. Tombstone appears to have 1882. My family records has 1883.
John M Clark son of Silas Clark and Elizabeth Mills.
Silas Clark born 6 Sep 1790 Augusta or Botetourte County VA and died 18 Mar 1839 Kelly Clark Farm, Jackson Co, TN.
Elizabeth Mills born 1790 VA and died unknown.
Note: Some Researches have John M. Clark listed as John Mills Clark. My family shows John Morris Clark.
John was married 3 times and had 17 children.
1st married Katherine Proctor 14 Oct 1842 in Jackson Co, TN
2nd married Emily Wilson about 1860 in Jackson Co, TN - Emily died 1861.
3rd married Mary Ann "Polly" West about 1863 in Jackson Co, Tennessee.
Children of John M. Clark and Mary Ann "Polly" West
1. James Benjamin Clark
2. Silas Grundy Clark - My great grandfather
3. Sidney Edgar Clark
4. Rosie D. Clark
5. Melvina D. Clark
6. Thomas Gayhart Clark
7. Bertha Elizabeth Clark md A. J. Ray and William Henry Fox
John and Mary Ann Clark are my 2nd great grandparents.
This cemetary is located on my farm. It is mowed every two weeks. A Dr. Dycus, son of Dillard dycus, who was the son of "Preacher" Dycus takes care of the cemetary fund that pays for the upkeep. Dr. Dycus' mother was a Clark before marriage.
Silas Clark (1790 - 1839)
Elizabeth Mills Clark (1790 - ____)
Mary Ann West Clark (1835 - 1886)*
Leroy Montgomery Clark (1844 - 1920)*
Katie Eugenia Clark Shoulders (1853 - 1924)*
Phillip Adolphus Clark (1857 - 1935)*
Arklo Neville Clark (1859 - 1924)*
James Benjamin Clark (1864 - 1946)*
Silas Grundy Clark (1865 - 1949)*
Sidney Edgar Clark (1866 - 1934)*
Melvina D. Clark Wilson (1871 - 1899)*
Thomas Gayhart Clark (1875 - 1929)*
Alexander Clark (1814 - 1890)*
John Morris Clark (1818 - 1882)
Almyra Clark Kirby (1821 - ____)*
George Washington Clark (1823 - 1864)*
Cyrus Graham Clark (1827 - 1863)*
J.M. Clark Born Dec 23, 1818 Died Mar 28, 1882 ~ Gone but not forgotten ~
Note: Stone broken and almost laying on its face - dates are readable - Only two Clarks found in Cemetery by Suzanne Weeks 6 June 2009
Plot: Row 6
Created by: Jenevia Clark-Lowery
Record added: Mar 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35102907