John Parks Clark


John Parks Clark

Jasper County, Georgia, USA
Death 25 Dec 1902 (aged 72)
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Burial Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Plot Section 10
Memorial ID 38400990 View Source
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On March 19, 1863 John P. Clark Co. "G" 10th Alabama Infantry was furloughed for 20 days to accompany the remains of Major John Pelham back to Jacksonville, AL after he was killed at Kelly's Ford.

Adjutant & Inspector Generals Office
Richmond March 19, 1863
Special Orders No 67
Paragraph XX

XX. A furlough for twenty days is granted Private John P. Clark* of company ~ ~ Regiment Alabama Volunteers for the purpose of accompanying the remains of Major Pelham to Alabama.

(signed S. Cooper)

Adjt & Insp Genl
Jno. Withers
A. A. Genl.
1850 Gwinnett County, (Cains) GA Census:


John P. Clark 19M Student Born GA

Note: John P. Clark is enumerated in the household of Robert Moore with three other young men after him. There is a note beside his name "Part of Wm. Patterson Family" and "One other family taken twice".
1870 Bullock County, (Union Springs) AL Census:


Henry Haynes 49M Farmer R$10,000 Born GA
Martha Haynes 43F Keeping House Born GA
Valentine Haynes 6M Born AL
Suckie Forster 27F (Black) Domestic Servant Born GA
Lewis Coleman 23M (Black) Brick Mason Born SC
Jim Coleman 20F (Black) Domestic Servant Born AL
JOHN CLARK 40M Professor of Vocal Music Born GA
Mary Clark 34F Literary Teacher Born GA
F. T. Chase 38M Clerk in Store P$1,000 Born NH
Lyman Wells 28M Merchant P$500 Born GA
Mary B. Wells 22F Born GA
Emmett Wells 2M Born AL
1880 Fulton County, (Atlanta-Luckie St.) GA Census:


John P. Clark 50M Piano Tuner Born GA
Mary E. Clark 42F Wife Keeping House Born GA
Johnnie P. Clark 9F Daughter At School Born AL
Richard Clark 7M Son At School Born GA
Allie Lee Clark 3F Daughter At Home Born GA
Maggie Norman 32F Sister-in-law Born GA
1900 Fulton County, (Atlanta-Marietta Ave.) GA Census:


John P. Clarke 70M Piano Tuner Born Feb. 1830 in GA
Mary E. Clarke 63F Wife Born July 1836 in GA (Married 31 years. Mother of 3 children; 3 children living)
Jonnie P. Clarke 29F Daughter Copyist Born Jan. 1871 in AL
Richard N. Clarke 27M Son Insurance Solic. Born April 1873 in AL
Annie L. Clarke 22F Daughter Born July 1877 in GA


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