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John Clerke, of Ford Hall

Also Known As: "Baron John Clarke of Forde III"
Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England
Death: Died in Basildon, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of John Clarke II Judge and Alice of Totesham
Husband of Catherine Clark; Lucia Clerke and Agnes Clerke
Father of James Clerke, Gent., of Ford Hall; <private> Clark; Richard Clarke, Sr.; William Clarke, of Great Bromley; John Clerke, IV and 2 others
Brother of Alice Watton; Gregory Clerke; William Clerke and Isodia Selby

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About John Clerke, of Ford Hall

Note:

In the Justice book, the only note about John is that he was a "Gentleman" and that he married Lucy in about 1470.

John appears in the list of gentry for the county of Berks, returned into the exchequer 12th Henry VI (1433). He was the family heir. He was Baron of the Exchequer from October 10, 1468, to 1479. He lived in the manor of Forde (known as Forde Hall, named after the ford which crossed the brook that ran close to the hall to Leybourne and then Medway) in Wrotham. Forde Hall lay about a mile and a half eastward from Wrotham Church, near Addington Common, about 20 miles southeast of the center of London. (See Visitations of Kent, 1619, (Publications of the Harleian Society , Vol 42)

Father: John Clark b: 1420 in Forde, Wrotham, Kent, England

Mother: Alice Tatesham b: 1425 in Tatesham, Kent, England

Marriage 1 Lucy Moyle b: 1450 in London

Married: 1470 in Forde, Wrotham, Kent, England

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Children

Alice Clark b: 1479 in Kent
James Clark b: 1480 in Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England
John Clark b: 1480 in Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England
Jacob Clark b: 1495 in Kent
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John Clerke, of Ford Hall's Timeline

1448
1448
Forde Hall, Wrotham, Kent, England
1470
1470
Age 22
Welbourne, Lincolnshire, England
1477
1477
Age 29
Great Bromley, Essex, England
1479
1479
Age 31
1480
1480
Age 32
North Weston, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
1485
1485
Age 37
Wrotham, Kent, England
1492
1492
Age 44
1497
July 6, 1497
Age 49
Basildon, Essex, England, United Kingdom