Elder Thomas Clarke

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Thomas Clarke

Birthdate: (82)
Birthplace: Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Death: November 26, 1767 (78-86)
Hopkinton, Washington, Rhode Island
Place of Burial: Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Reverend Joseph Clarke, Jr. and Bethiah Clarke
Husband of Mary Elizabeth Clarke (Babcock)
Father of Sarah Burdick; Thomas Clarke; Rev. Joshua Clarke; James Clarke; Joseph V. Clarke and 1 other
Brother of Judith Maxson; Joseph Clarke, of Westerly; Samuel Clarke; John Clarke; Bethiah Hiscox and 4 others

Occupation: Reverend
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About Elder Thomas Clarke

For the last seventeen years of his life he was assistant pastor of the Seventh Day Baptist Church in Westerly, now the First Seventh Day Baptist Church of Hopkinton. Elder Thomas Clark was buried in the Clark burying ground in Westerly, near the bank of the Pawcatuck River, about half a mile above the 'meetinghouse bridge.' Later his remains were removed to the site formerly occupied by the 'meetinghouse' in which he preached, and his name is incribed upon 'The Ministers' Monument', erected in 1899 upon the same site. Children recorded in Westerly. Will dated 10 Aug 1766, proved 25 Jan 1768 at Westerly. Gravestone photo Aug 2001

Thomas Clarke b 17 Mar 1685, Westerly, KingsCo, RI; d 26 Nov 1767, Hopkinton, Kings Co, RI

Father: Joseph Clarke

Mother: Bethiah Hubbard Clarke

Sp1 : Elizabeth Babcock Clarke m 26 Nov 1710

Ch: 1. Sarah Clarke Burdick

     2. Thomas Clarke
     3. Joshua Clarke
     4. James Clarke
     5. Joseph Clarke
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Elder Thomas Clarke's Timeline

March 17, 1685
Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
May 11, 1712
Age 27
Westerly, Kings (now Washington Co.), RI, United States
May 4, 1715
Age 30
Westerly, Kings (now Washington Co.), RI, United States
April 26, 1717
Age 32
Westerly, Providence Plantations County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
March 3, 1719
Age 33
Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, USA
October 10, 1728
Age 43
Westerly, Kings (now Washington Co.), RI, United States
November 26, 1767
Age 82
Hopkinton, Washington, Rhode Island
April 19, 1910
Age 82
April 19, 1910
Age 82