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Katherine Clarke (Cooke)

Birthplace: Westhorpe, Suffolk, England
Death: Died in Finningham, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England
Place of Burial: Finningham, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Cooke Carew, Sr. and Alice Carter
Wife of John Clarke, of Finningham & Westhorpe
Mother of John Clarke; Thomas Clarke, of Westhorpe; Carew Clarke; Christopher Clarke; Joanne Peake (Clarke) and 2 others
Sister of Joan Cooke; Mary Cooke; William Cooke and John Carew Cooke, Jr.

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About Katherine Clarke

Katherine Cooke

  • Birth: Before Feb 12 1541 - Westhorpe,,Suffolk,England
  • Death: Mar 27 1598 - Finningham,,Suffolk,England
  • Parents: John Cooke, Alice Carter
  • Husband: John Clarke

AKA Catherine

She was christened on 12 Feb 1540/41 in Westhorpe, Suffolk, England. She died on 27 Mar 1598 in Finningham, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England. She was buried on 30 Mar 1598 in Finningham, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England.

John CLARKE and Catherine COOKE had the following children:

  1. John Clarke b 25 Apr 1569, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England.
  2. Thomas Clarke b 1 Nov 1570, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England.
  3. Carew Clarke b bef 17 Aug 1572, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England.
  4. Christopher Clarke b bef 6 Dec 1574, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England.
  5. Joan Clarke b bef 17 Mar 1577/78, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England.
  6. Margaret Clarke b bef 8 Jun 1579, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England.
  7. Mary Clarke b bef 21 Sep 1581.

Sources: The Clarke Families of Rhode Island by George Austin Morrison;

Colonial Families of the United States of America, Vol 4; Genealogies of Rhode Island Families, Vol. 1, page 197; Babcock and Allied Families by Louis E. De Forest; Ancestry of George P. Clarke of Newport, R.I., by G. Andrews Moriarty; C.M. Babcock; 160 Allied Families; NEHGR, v75, p279 & 289; Witter Family History.

De Forest: Catherine Cooke, daughter of John Cooke, baptized 12 Feb. 1541; buried 30 March 1598.

C.M. Babcock: Katherine Cooke, married 12 Oct. 1567.

RI Families: "Katherine Cooke, dafter of John Kooke, was baptised ye 12 of February, 33 year, Henry 8, ano dom 1541; my mother Katherine Kooke, was buried the 30th of March, 1598." [Entry written by Thomas Clarke 3 (John 2, John 1).]

160 Families: Catherine Cook, daughter of John Cook, born February 1541, died March 1598, buried 30 March 1598.

NEHGR: Katherine Cooke, baptized at Westhorpe 12 Feb. 1540/1. Buried at Finningham 30 March 1598. Daughter of John and Alice (Carter) Cooke. Married at Westhorpe, 12 Oct. 1567, John Clarke of Finningham. Seven children.

Witter Family: Catherine Cooke, also seen as Katherine Kooke, baptized 12 Feb. 1540/1. Died 27 March 1598, Westhorpe, Suffolk. Buried at Finningham, Suffolk. Had seven children.

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Katherine Clarke's Timeline

February 12, 1541
Westhorpe, Suffolk, England
February 12, 1541
Westhorpe, Suffolk, England
October 12, 1567
Age 26
Stowmarket, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Age 26
Suffolk, England
April 25, 1569
Age 28
Westhorpe, Suffolk, England
November 1, 1570
Age 29
Westhorpe, Suffolk, England
Age 30
Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
March 17, 1578
Age 37
Westhorpe, Suffolk, England, (Present UK)
June 8, 1579
Age 38
Westhorpe, Suffolk, England
September 21, 1581
Age 40
Westhorpe, Suffolk, England