James Clarke

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Personal and Family Information

James was born about 1826 in Akeley, Buckinghamshire, the son of John Clarke but his mother is unknown.[Note 2]

He died before APR 1911. The place is not known.[Note 3]

His wife was Eleanor Steeden, who he married on 29 OCT 1850 in Tingewick, Buckinghamshire. Their eight known children were Rosa (c1852-?), John (c1855-?), Francis W. (c1859-?), Herbert (c1862-?), Amelia Ellen (c1865-?), Elizabeth A. (c1869-?), Emma (c1871-?) and James (c1874-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

James Clarke
(c1826-<1911)

 

John Clarke
(c1791-?)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
BirthABT 1826
Place: Akeley, Buckinghamshire
See Note 2
DeathBEF APR 1911
See Note 3
Census30 MAR 1851
Place: Akeley, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1851 census
Strays file
Source: Strays file
Authors: compiled by Celia Renshaw
Publisher: file emailed to skf May 2006

See Note 4
See Note 5
Census03 APR 1881
Place: Fringford, Oxfordshire
Type: 1881 census
1881 census - mormon CD version
Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: Church of latter-day saints

See Note 6
See Note 7
Census06 JUN 1841
Place: Akeley, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1841 Census
1841 census of England
Source: 1841 census of England
Authors: extr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8978/BKMHO107_43_45-0084/2639681

See Note 8
See Note 9
Census02 APR 1871
Place: Fringford, Oxfordshire
Type: 1871 Census
1871 census of England
Source: 1871 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7619/OXFRG10_1444_1447-0041/14331826

See Note 10
See Note 11
Census31 MAR 1901
Place: Fringford, Oxfordshire
Type: 1901 Census
1901 census of England
Source: 1901 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/OXFRG13_1388_1390-0141/8030805

See Note 12
See Note 13

Notes

Note 1

2 TITL butcher

1 OTHE

2 DATE 16 Nov 1852

2 NOTE appointed executor of f-i-l Daniel Steeden's will

2 SOUR 33

1 OTHE

2 DATE 29 Jul 1869

2 NOTE dis-appointed executor of Daniel Steeden's will

2 SOUR 33

Note 2

from census

Note 3

Eleanor recorded as widow on 1911 census

Note 4

butcher, 25, with wife, niece

Note 5

Akeley cum Stockholt BKM 45 James CLARK HD M 25 M Butcher Akeley BKM 1851 census BFHS CD

Akeley cum Stockholt BKM 45 Eleanor CLARK WI M 21 F Tingewick BKM 1851 census BFHS CD

Akeley cum Stockholt BKM 45 Emma CLARK NI 12 F Akeley BKM 1851 census BFHS CD

Note 6

age 55, butcher, with wife, 4 dau, 3 sons

Note 7

Dwelling:

Census Place: Fringford, Oxford, England

Source: FHL Film 1341364 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1507 Folio 105 Page 26

Marr Age Sex Birthplace

James CLARK M 55 M Akely, Buckingham, England

Rel: Head

Occ: Butcher

Ellen CLARK M 51 F Tingwick, Buckingham, England

Rel: Wife

Rosa PORTER M 29 F Akeley, Buckingham, England

Rel: Dau

Occ: Cook Ser

John CLARK U 26 M Akeley, Buckingham, England

Rel: Son

Occ: Butcher

Herbert CLARK U 19 M Fringford, Oxford, England

Rel: Son

Occ: Butcher

Amelia CLARK U 16 F Fringford, Oxford, England

Rel: Dau

Occ: Gen Servant

Elizebthe CLARK 12 F Fringford, Oxford, England

Rel: Dau

Occ: Scholar

Emma CLARK 10 F Fringford, Oxford, England

Rel: Dau

Occ: Scholar

James CLARK 7 M Fringford, Oxford, England

Rel: Son

Occ: Scholar

Note 8

age ~15

Note 9

1841 England Census > Buckinghamshire Akeley District 1

[frame 6/7 of 9]

{ — all occupants born in Buckinghamshire — }

John Clarke 50 farmer

Benjamin Do 15

James do 15

George do 10

Louisa do 20

Anne do 11

Elizabeth do 9

Emma do 2

Note 10

age 45, butcher, with wife, 2 sons, 3 dau

Note 11

1871 England Census > Oxfordshire Fringford District 9

Schedule 37

James Clarke Head, mar, 45 Butcher born Bucks Akley

Eleanor Clarke Wife, Mar 41 Bucks Tingewick

Francis W. Clarke Son, 12 Oxon Bicester

Herbert Clarke Son 9 Oxon Tingewick [sic]

Amelia Ellen Clarke Dau 7 Oxon Fringford

Elizabeth A Clarke Dau 2 Oxon Fringford

Emma Clarke Dau 3 Oxon Fringford

Note 12

age 75, butcher, with wife

Note 13

1901 England Census > Oxfordshire Fringford District 9

[frame 6 of 13]

Schedule 36

James Clarke Head, M, 75 Butcher born Bucks Akeley

Eleneor Clarke Wife, M, 71 do Tingewick

Sources

  1. Strays file
    Source: Strays file
    Authors: compiled by Celia Renshaw
    Publisher: file emailed to skf May 2006
  2. 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: Church of latter-day saints
  3. Gale Newspaper database
    Source: Gale Newspaper database
    Publisher: http://callisto.ggsrv.com/
    Page: Fetch-814.jpeg
  4. 1841 census of England
    Source: 1841 census of England
    Authors: extr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8978/BKMHO107_43_45-0084/2639681
  5. 1871 census of England
    Source: 1871 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7619/OXFRG10_1444_1447-0041/14331826
  6. Gale Newspaper database
    Source: Gale Newspaper database
    Publisher: http://callisto.ggsrv.com/
    Page: Fetch-817.jpeg
  7. 1901 census of England
    Source: 1901 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/OXFRG13_1388_1390-0141/8030805