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 John Laurence Clark, Sr

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John Laurence Clark, Sr

  • Birth 15 Sep 1879 Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 30 May 1960 Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Main Avenue, Lot 27, Grave 8WS
  • Memorial ID 38762152

My Great Grandfather.

Son of John W & Ann (Matthews) Clark.

Brother of Rosanna, Celia & James F.

Married Ellen "Lena" McSweeney on January 31, 1907 in Brockton, MA.

Father of Rose, John, Evelyn, Florence, Anne & Ralph.

Brockton Police Officer (1913 - 1943).

His two sons also would become Brockton Police Officers.

My Great Grandfather started out working in the Brockton shoe factories. Brockton was known as "Shoe City" & most men, women & even children were employed in the booming shoe industry.

Grandpa took much pride in the Clark Family home at 18 Wellington Place. He enjoyed planting flowers, gardening & kept his yard in immaculate condition always.


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Gravesite Details A fire destroyed old burial records for St. Patrick's & Calvary Cemeteries. Sadly, any records before the year 1930 are now forever lost.
  • Created by: Scott C Carney
  • Added: 26 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38762152
  • Scott C Carney
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Laurence Clark, Sr (15 Sep 1879–30 May 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38762152, citing Saint Patricks Cemetery, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Scott C Carney (contributor 46498747) .