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Matthew Clark

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward Clark, of Haverhill; Edward Clark; Dorcas Clark and Dorcas Clark
Husband of Mary Clark
Father of Sarah Hardy; John Clark; Matthew Clark; Dorcas Clark; Sarah Clark and 4 others
Brother of Hanniel Clark; Joseph Clark; Martha Clark and Mary Clark

Occupation: Shipbuilder
Managed by: ANDREW JONATHAN SMITH
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About Matthew Clark

Matthew Clark

  • Birth: 1652 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts
  • Parents: Edward Clark, Dorcas Clark (born Bosworth)
  • Siblings: Nathaniel (Hanniel) Clark, Martha Clark, Joseph Clark, Mary Clark
  • Wife: Mary Dow
  • Children: Dorcas Clark, Matthew Clark, Sarah Hardy (born Clark), Ebenezer Clark
  • Death: June 6 1715 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts

MATHEW CLARK(3) was born in Haverhill, Mass. He married 2 Apr 1679 to MARY DOW, daughter of Thomas and Phebe Dow. Mary was widow of Gilbert Wilford. Mathew was a ship builder and carpenter in Haverhill. He believed that timber for ships should not be cut across the grains or spliced. Therefore gave up shipbuilding when others built that way.

Notes

  • Misc: the recipient of 18s 6d from the estate of Joseph Heath 1673

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Matthew Clark's Timeline

1652
1652
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts
1679
April 2, 1679
Age 27
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts
1680
1680
Age 28
Stratham, Rockingham County, NH, USA
1681
1681
Age 29
1683
1683
Age 31
1685
April 4, 1685
Age 33
Bradford, Essex, Massachusetts
1685
Age 33
1685
Age 33
Bradford, Essex, Massachusetts
1688
July 25, 1688
Age 36
Haverhill,Essex,Massachusetts
1688
Age 36