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Mary Augusta Everett Clarke

Birth
Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Death 10 Sep 1886 (aged 73–74)
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Plot Section B, Lot 72, Site 4.
Memorial ID 100042600 · View Source
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On November 25, 1829, she married Isaac Clarke (died August 8, 1861), who was a veteran of the War of 1812. She was his second wife. His first wife was Mary C. Smith whose dates of birth and death are unknown. A portrait of Mary Augusta Everett Clarke painted about 1833 by James Alexander Simpson (1805-1880) is located at the Maryland Historical Society. She was the mother of four children including Walter Clarke born about 1852 in the District of Columbia.

The Evening Star Friday, September 10, 1886
Condensed Locals
Death Of An Aged Lady. One of the oldest residents of the city, Mrs. Mary A. Clarke, widow of the late Isaac Clarke, died this morning at her residence, No. 2025 N Street Northwest, of congestion of the brain, aged 77 years. The deceased was one of the oldest members of the First Baptist Church, 13th Street, where the funeral services will probably be held. Mrs. Clarke was beloved by a large circle of friends for her amiable disposition and excellent qualities.

The Evening Star Monday, September 13, 1886
Three Funerals
The funeral of Mrs. Mary A. Clarke, whose death was mentioned in The Star of Saturday, took place yesterday afternoon from her late residence, No. 2025 N Street Northwest and was largely attended. The services were conducted by Rev. J.H. Cuthbert, D.D., pastor of the First Baptist Church, of which Mrs. Clarke was a member, assisted by Revs. S.M. Shute, D.D. and C.C. Meador. Mr. Cuthbert paid an eloquent tribute to the virtues of the deceased. The interment was in Glenwood Cemetery.


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  • Created by: SLGMSD
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100042600
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Augusta Everett Clarke (1812–10 Sep 1886), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100042600, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by SLGMSD (contributor 46825959) .