Andrew Clarke (1635 - 1706)

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Birthplace: Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Harwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
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About Andrew Clarke

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Andrew Clarke (born c<1655), son of Thomas Clarke died 1706, living in Boston before 1676, married Mehitable Scottow, baptised 1649. Removed to Satucket (western Brewster) c1676, Harwich

Andrew Clark

Andrew was born in 1635 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Andrew's father was Thomas Clark and his mother was Susan Ring. His paternal grandparents were John Clarke and Mary Morton; his maternal grandparents were William Ring and Mary Durrant. He was an only child. He died at the age of 71 in 1706 in Harwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.

General Notes


Thomas CLARK b: 10 Jul 1672 in Bosotn Ma

Susannah CLARK b: 12 Mar 1673/74 in Plymouth MA

Mehitable CLARK b: 8 Dec 1676 in Boston, MA or 1686

Andrew CLARK b: 1678 in Boston, MA

Scotto CLARK b: 1680 in Boston, Ma

Nathaniel CLARK b: 1682

Andrew Clark of Plymouth, son of Thomas Clarke, born 1635. Clarke removed to Boston, and married Mehitabel, daughter of Thomas Scotto. He lived in Scotto's Lane where his father bought him a house and he carried on the shoe business. He was Assistant Counsellor and several times Representative to the General Court. Finally he removed to Harwich, of which town he and his father were among the original proprietors, in 1694. He died there in 1706.

Andrew, son of Thomas Clark, was born in 1635, and when a young man removed to Boston, where his name is found in the tax lists for 1674.

He was in the shoe business, and lived in Scotto's Lane, where his father bought him a house. He was assistant counsellor, and several times representative to the general court.

He removed to Harwich, of which he was one of the original proprietors, in 1694.

He married, 1671, in Boston, Mehitable, daughter of Thomas and Joan (Sanford) Scotto, baptized February 11, 1649. The family of Scotto was of some note in the early history of Boston. They are said to trace back to the year 1120, and the name was originally Scot-howe, which signified a portion of the hillside. In the early records it is variously written Scotto, Scottoe, Scottow and Scottoa.

Andrew Clark died in Harwich, in 1706. Children of Andrew Clark: Thomas, born July 10, 1672; Susanna, March 12, 1674; Andrew, 1678; Scotto, 1680 (mentioned below); Nathaniel, 1682; Mehitable, December 8, 1686.

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Andrew Clarke's Timeline

Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Age 36
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
July 10, 1672
Age 37
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
March 9, 1674
Age 39
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
December 8, 1676
Age 41
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
Age 43
Harwich, Barnstable, MA,
Age 45
Harwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
Age 47
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
Age 71
Harwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
Age 71
Brewster, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA