John Clerke, I (1394 - 1482) MP

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Nicknames: "de/clarke/"
Birthplace: Kent, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England
Managed by: Carol Marie Fitzgerald
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About John Clerke, I

ABOUT a mile and a half eastward from Wrotham church, near Addington common, lies FORD, so called from the ford here over the brook, which rises at Neupiker in this parish, and runs close by this house to Leybourn, and thence to the Medway. Ford was very antiently in the possession of the family of Clerke, very frequently written in old evidences le Clerke, who resided at this place, and bore for their arms, Argent on a bend engrailed azure, a cinquefoil pierced or.



'Parishes: Wrotham', The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 5 (1798), pp. 6-32. URL: Date accessed: 27 November 2012.

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Sir. John Clarke 1394's Timeline

Kent, England, United Kingdom
Age 26
Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England
Age 88
Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England