Arthur George Clark, Sr

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Arthur George Clark, Sr

  • Birth 24 Nov 1878 New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 24 Nov 1955 Whitinsville, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Clark headstone
  • Memorial ID 6693481

age 77
1st wife
Catherine (Fitzgerald)
Clark
married June 15, 1904
in Chicopee, Ma.

their children
Mary Agnas Clark
Laura Josephine Clark
and
Alice Isabel Clark

2nd wife
Helmi (Aho) Clark
married Feb. 22 1930

1 child
living

son of
Martin Luther Clark
and
Josephine Amelia
(Minder) Clark

Arthur was born on Thanksgiving and presented, to the delight of his sisters, on a large gold band turkey platter, a screaming and kicking red baby.

Arthur, unfortunately lost his hearing at the age of 4, from Scarlet Fever, but this did not stop him from living a full life.

He graduated from the Hartford, Ct. School for the deaf.

He worked as a spindle steel straightener for over 40 yrs. at Whitin Machine Works. He was also a skilled carpenter

He served as president of the National Fraternal Society for the Deaf of New England for several years.
He was chosen as a delegate
and traveled to the
conventions in various states, throughout the country.

He was also president of the National Catholic Deaf Fraternal Society of New England, for several years.

Arthur was very active in sports, and was a promoter of baseball and basketball teams, known as the Semi Pro Clark's Independents for several years, retireing at the age of 70.

Arthur was baptised as
George Arthur Clark.

Arthur George Clark, is on all of his other records.

Arthur Clark's family records
Birth, Death, Marriage and Census records

Cathy's Clark
family records
and
Barbara's Clark family research



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  • Created by: B K
  • Added: 18 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6693481
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur George Clark, Sr (24 Nov 1878–24 Nov 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6693481, citing Saint Patricks Cemetery, Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by B K (contributor 46534286) .