Susan Francis “Sook” Bartlett Clark

Henry County, Missouri, USA
Death 1 May 1879 (aged 33)
Hopkins County, Texas, USA
Burial Nelta, Hopkins County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 66282629 · View Source
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Susan Francis (Sook) Bartlett was born on 1 March 1846 in Henry County, Missouri. Her parents were John Newman and Sarah Pursley Barclay Bartlett. Her father died when she was a young girl, and she came to Texas with her mother and her uncle. She was called Sook.

Sook Bartlett married John Luke Clark on 27 October 1867 in Hopkins County, Texas. They had two sons named Edward Jackson (Ned) and Johnie Clark. Her husband died young in 1871 and was buried in the McFall Cemetery.

Sook Bartlett Clark then married a widower with children on 22 August 1877 in Hopkins County. His name was John Compton. They had one daughter named Arminta May Compton.

Susan Francis Bartlett Clark Compton died on 1 May 1879 in Hopkins County, Texas. She would have been thirty-three years of age. She was buried at the McFall Cemetery at Nelta, Hopkins County, Texas, but no stone has been located for her.

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  • Created by: Sarah Clark Stevens
  • Added: 28 Feb 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 66282629
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Susan Francis “Sook” Bartlett Clark (1 Mar 1846–1 May 1879), Find a Grave Memorial no. 66282629, citing McFall Cemetery, Nelta, Hopkins County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sarah Clark Stevens (contributor 47007170) .