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1 SAMUEL CLARK, b Keene, N.H., May 22, 1781; d Glover, Vt., Dec. 18, 1860. m 1807, Betsey Fisk, b Lexington, Mass., Feb. 6, 1790; d Glover, Feb. 7, 1863.

Issue:
2 John Brewster, b Keene, N.H., June 13, 1808; d Glover, Sept. 16, 1878.
2 Betsey Ann, b Keene, N.H., Dec. 31, 1810; d Lyndon, Ill., 1851.
2 Sumner, b Keene, N.H., 1812; d Staten Island, N.Y., 1879.
2 Mary, b Glover, Vt., 1816; d in Lowell, Mass.
2 Silas, b Glover, June 10, 1818; d Dec. 24, 1860.
2 Hannah, b Glover, 1820; d Wisconsin, 1852.
2 Charles Paul, b Glover, Mar. 3, 1823; d Breckenridge, Mo., Feb. 22, 1886.

John Brewster Clark

2 JOHN BREWSTER CLARK, b June 13, 1808; d Sept. 16, 1878. m Apr. 24, 1833, Elizabeth Lyman, b Aug. 15, 1812; d Nov. 6, 1889; d Timothy and Ruby (Beach) Lyman.

Issue:
3 Eleanor Ruby, b Nov. 2, 1835.
3 John Thaddeus, b Dec. 27, 1837; d Nov. 19, 1860.
3 Harriet Betsey, b Aug. 27, 1841.
3 Alson Samuel, b June 9, 1845.
3 Hannah, b Dec. 22, 1849; d June 1, 1851.

Eleanor Ruby Clark

3 ELEANOR RUBY CLARK, b Nov. 2, 1835; d Jan. 12, 1913. m Sept. 13, 1860, Elias Orlando Randall, b Sept. 16, 1832; d Feb. 19, 1912; s Erastus and Caroline (Smith) Randall.

Harriet Betsey Clark

3 HARRIET BETSEY CLARK, b Aug. 27, 1841; d Nov. 27, 1924. m Mar. 20, 1865, Dan Mason, b Glover, 1839; d Nov. 20, 1865. He entered the Civil War, Oct. 2, 1861, and was a corporal in Co. D, 6th Vt. Reg’t; re-enlisted in the winter of 1864, and was colonel of the 19th Reg’t of Colored Infantry. He died at Brownsville, Tex. m (second) Apr. 29, 1875, John Borland, b Scotland, Feb. 16, 1830; d Glover, June 16, 1902.

Issue:
4 Clark Mason, b Dec. 10, 1876.

Clark Mason Borland

4 CLARK MASON BORLAND (Glover, Vt.), b Dec. 10, 1876. m June 1, 1904, Annie Mary Young, b Nov. 28, 1883; d George and Mary (Urie) Young.

Issue:
5 Kenneth Mason, b June 3, 1915.
5 Alden George, b Oct. 31, 1917.

Alson Samuel Clark

3 ALSON SAMUEL CLARK, b June 9, 1845; d Apr. 26, 1909. m Oct. 22, 1868, Cynthia Ann Bean, b July 23, 1848; d May 25, 1905; d Freeman Fellows and Gratia (Howard) Bean.

Issue:
4 Gratia Elizabeth, b Aug. 12, 1873.

Gratia Elizabeth Clark

4 GRATIA ELIZABETH CLARK, b Aug. 12, 1873. m June 9, 1892, George Augustus Humphrey (Barton, Vt.), b June 8, 1870; s Abel and Sarah (Smith) Humphrey.

Issue:
5 Harry Clark, b Aug. 23, 1894.
5 Grace Cynthia, b July 6, 1907.

Harry Clark Humphrey

5 HARRY CLARK HUMPHREY (Barton, Vt.), b Aug. 23, 1894. m Sept. 20, 1919, Eunice Watson (Hunt) Collins, b Nov. 2, 1893; d Seymour Adna and Ida Helena (Humphrey) Hunt.

Betsey Ann Clark

2 BETSEY ANN CLARK, b Dec. 31, 1810; d Lyndon, Ill., 1851. m Dec. 1, 1830, John Sweeney, b Apr. 3, 1796; d May 12, 1867; s James and Mary (Dougherty) Sweeney. Removed from Glover, Vt., to Wisconsin in 1843, thence to Lyndon, Ill., in 1851.

Issue:
3 Mary, b Aug. 31, 1832; d Mar. 20, 1898.
3 Charles Clark, b May 9(?), 1833.
3 Sarah Fisk, b Jan. 20, 1836.
3 James Miles, b. Mar. 13, 1838.
3 Anna Jane, b Feb. 1, 1840.
3 Samuel, b Jan. 30, 1842.
3 John Henry, b July 16, 1846.

 Charles Clark Sweeney

3 CHARLES CLARK SWEENEY, b May 9 (?), 1833; d Mar. 30, 1877. m Nov. 6, 1863, Lottie Petch, b Buffalo, N.Y., Apr. 12, 1847; d Long Beach, Cal., June 10, 1923; d Pierson and Clara (McDearmon) Petch.

Issue:
4 Blanch Aileen, b Lyndon, Ill., June 16, 1864.
4 John Pierson, b Aug. 29, 1866.
4 Richard Frank, b Sept. 1, 1871.
4 Ralph Eugene, b July 21, 1874; d Des Moines, Ia., Dec. 29, 1907.

Blanche Aileen Sweeney

4 BLANCHE AILEEN SWEENEY, b June 16, 1864. m Nov., 1883, Louis Henry Shull, b Oct. 20, 1862; s Jesse and Elemanda Elizabeth (Hartman) Shull.

Issue:
5 Louis Charles, b July 14, 1884.
5 Bettie Hazel, b June 5, 1886.
5 Harry Sweeney, b Nov. 22, 1890.

Louis Charles Shull

5 LOUIS CHARLES SHULL (Long Beach, Cal.), b July 14, 1884; educated at Iowa State College as a civil engineer.

m Nov. 17, 1907, Bess Mae Robinson, b Apr. 30, 1888; d Marquis Jefferson and Mary Judy (Benson) Robinson.

Issue:
6 Charles Marcus, b Oct. 8, 1913.
6 Aileen Anna Belle, b Jan. 8, 1919.

John Pierson Sweeney

4 JOHN PIERSON SWEENEY, b Aug. 29, 1866; d Sept. 7, 1907. m Nov. 27, 1889, Lillias Jane Walls, b Mar. 29, 1860; d William Dillon and Philena (Tilton) Walls.

Issue:
5 Aloha Leta, b Aug. 13, 1891.
5 Genevieve Sylvester, b June 1, 1895.
5 John Marcus, b Sept. 22, 1898; d Oct. 1, 1900.

Aloha Leta Sweeney

5 ALOHA LETA SWEENEY, b Aug. 13, 1891. m Mar. 10, 1915, Joseph Emerson Harleman (Ashton, Ill.), b May 11, 1889; s Davis and Elizabeth Jane (Jones) Harleman.

Issue:
6 Gerald Joe, b Aug. 10, 1916.
6 Janet Lucille, b Aug. 2, 1918.

Genevieve Sylvester Sweeney

5 GENEVIEVE SYLVESTER SWEENEY, b June 1, 1895. m Mar. 22, 1916, Daniel Lee Shottenkirk (Ashton, Ill.), b Aug. 5, 1889; s William Pierce and Clara Belle (Hogan) Shottenkirk.

Issue:
6 June Genevieve, b Sept. 25, 1917.
6 Willard Dale, b Oct. 25, 1920.
6 Orville Wayne, b Oct. 11, 1922.

Sarah Fisk Sweeney

3 SARAH FISK SWEENEY, b Jan. 20, 1836; d Apr. 13, 1920. m Feb. 22, 1858, Leonard Cady, b Oct. 19, 1828; d Feb. 25, 1891; s Amos and Cynthia Cady.

Issue:
4 Clarence Leonard (Roseville, Cal.), b Jan. 21, 1859.
4 Rosco Larue, b 1861; d 1862.
4 Ella May, b Aug. 5, 1863.
4 Maud Angeline, b 1865; d 1870.
4 Betsey Cynthia, b 1865; d 1870.
4 Claude (Roseville, Cal.), b Sept. 2, 1872.
4 Anna Beatrice, b Sept. 18, 1878.
4 Keron, b June 6, 1881; d Aug. 3, 1891.

Ella May Cady

4 ELLA MAY CADY, b Aug. 5, 1863. m Mar. 9, 1890, Samuel Norton Whallon, b Sept. 24, 1853; d May 26, 1918; s Charles and Ann Eliza (Ames) Whallon.

Issue:
5 Clarence Norton, b May 7, 1891.
5 Ava Winone, b Aug. 26, 1893.
5 Claudine Winifred, b Nov. 25, 1901; d Dec. 28, 1904.

Anna Beatrice Cady

4 ANNA BEATRICE CADY, b Sept. 18, 1878. m Apr. 2, 1903, Fred DeWitt Spark (Roseville, Cal.), b May 9, 1880; s George and Martha Spark.

Issue:
5 Leonard DeWitt, b Feb. 1905.
5 Aubrey Clinton, b Apr. 12, 1906.
5 Laura Beatrice, b Apr. 12, 1911.
5 Arion Lawret, b Nov. 17, 1912

James Miles Sweeney

3 JAMES MILES SWEENEY, b Mar. 13, 1838; d Feb. 21, 1918. m Sept. 5, 1867, Grace Albina Graves, b June 20, 1850; d Calvin Sobieski and Martha (Kingsley) Graves. In the latter part of his life he became a clergyman, and served a church of the Methodist Episcopal denomination in California.

Issue:
4 Faye, b June 18, 1872; d Oct. 9, 1872.
4 Hart Ray, b Oct. 13, 1868.

Hart Ray Sweeney

4 HART RAY SWEENEY (Geneseo, Ill.), b Oct. 13, 1868. m June 28, 1893, Harriet Coville Fellows, b May 5, 1870; d June 14, 1908; d Joseph Franklin and Irene Deborah (Simmons) Fellows.

Issue:
5 Glenn Fellows, b Jan. 9, 1897.
5 Gladys Cleora, b Apr. 7, 1900.
5 Warren Chester, b Dec. 17, 1902; d Dec. 31, 1903. m (second) Mar. 9, 1915, Mary Warnock Pritchard, b Feb. 7, 1876; d Henry and Eliza (Irwin) Pritchard.
5 Katherine Annette, b Dec. 6, 1916.

Samuel Sweeney

3 SAMUEL SWEENEY, b Jan. 30, 1842; d Feb. 23, 1894. m Sept., 1867, Caroline Elizabeth Stowell, b Feb. 2, 1848; d Mar. 11, 1897; d Lyman and Sarah Stowell.

Issue:
4 Chester Arthur, b June 14, 1868; d Oct. 7, 1868.
4 Sarah Lenore, b Jan. 22, 1870; d Sept. 25, 1905.
4 Clark Alroid, b Sept. 10, 1871 (Jacksonville, Ark.)
4 Lyman Abbott, b Apr. 8, 1873; d July 15, 1874.
4 Raymond Lawrence, b Jan. 6, 1875.
4 Frank Eugene, b Nov. 10, 1876.
4 Elmer Fiske, b Oct. 9, 1878.
4 Emma Jane, b June 16, 1880; d Nov. 6, 1887.
4 Mary Bertha, b Oct. 4, 1882; d May 1, 1902.

Sarah Lenore Sweeney

4 SARAH LENORE SWEENEY, b Jan. 22, 1870; d Sept. 25, 1905. m Luther Ludlow, now living in Central America. (No issue).

Raymond Lawrence Sweeney

4 RAYMOND LAWRENCE SWEENEY (Jacksonville, Ark.), b Jan. 6, 1875. m Dec. 25, 1901, Janie Trimble, b Feb. 13, 1876; d Napoleon Bonaparte and Harriet Anne (Lisles) Trimble.

Frank Eugene Sweeney

4 FRANK EUGENE SWEENEY (Little Rock, Ark.), b Nov. 10, 1876. m Nov. 19, 1903, Ozema Jackson, b Nov. 25, 1881; d Bartlett Barker and Caroline (Jean) Jackson.

Issue:
5 Madolyn Bertha, b July 27, 1905.
5 Nellie, b June 3, 1908.
5 Florence, b Oct. 22, 1909.
5 Hazel, b Jan. 31, 1912.
5 Donald Eugene, b Feb. 8, 1914.

Elmer Fiske Sweeney

4 ELMER FISKE SWEENEY (Little Rock, Ark.), b Oct. 9, 1878. m Apr. 10, 1908, Sarah Lessie Lamb, b Dec. 2, 1890; d Joseph Almarion and Mary Elizabeth (Corbitt) Lamb.

Issue:
5 Raymond Lawrence, b May 26, 1909.
5 Alroid Clark, b Feb. 13, 1911.
5 Ralph, b June 29, 1915.
5 Mary Caroline, b June 27, 1919.
5 Marguerite Maxine, b Sept. 26, 1921.
5 Alice Anna, b Aug. 20, 1923.

John Henry Sweeney

3 JOHN HENRY SWEENEY, b July 16, 1846; d Dec. 28, 1912. m July 16, 1868, Emma Jane Stowell, b June 30, 1850; d Lyman and Sarah (Leach) Stowell. He was a soldier in the Civil War.

Issue:
4 Myrtle May, b May 26, 1869.
4 Edgar Leroy, b Mar. 10, 1871.
4 Charles Howard, b Dec. 17, 1877 (Delia, Alberta, Canada).
4 Minnie Maud, b Nov. 24, 1879.

Myrtle May Sweeney

4 MYRTLE MAY SWEENEY, b May 26, 1869. m Jan. 1, 1893, Benjamin Franklin Troup (Meanook, Alta., Canada),

b Feb. 24, 1872; s Henry Harrison and Ann Rebecca (Nally) Troup.

Issue:
5 Lola Adeline, b Sept. 27, 1894.
5 Clifford Lyman, b Oct. 23, 1895.
5 Frederick Dewey, b May 5, 1898.
5 Bessie Emeline, b July 14, 1900.
5 Mabel Maud, b Mar. 15, 1902.
5 Gertrude Maurine, b Apr. 21, 1907.

Clifford Lyman Troup

5 CLIFFORD LYMAN TROUP (1350 E. 53d St., Chicago), b Oct. 23, 1895. m Sept. 13, 1919, Elsie Susan Riggs, b June 11, 1895; d Francis Lane and Martha Ann (Strassen) Riggs.

Frederick Dewey Troup

5 FREDERICK DEWEY TROUP (Meanook, Alta., Canada), b May 5, 1898. m Nov. 7, 1924, Dorothy Myrtle Moore, b Feb. 19, 1902; d Robert James and Isabel (McFarlane) Moore.

Bessie Emeline Troup

5 BESSIE EMELINE TROUP, b July 14, 1900. m Feb. 26, 1919, Robert Ernest Sprouse (Delia, Alta., Canada), b June 15, 1884; s Joseph William and Hattie Cora (Stoddard) Sprouse.

Issue:
6 Robert Benjamin, b Nov. 24, 1919.
6 Kenneth Joseph, b May 9, 1924.

Gertrude Maurine Troup

5 GERTRUDE MAURINE TROUP, b Apr. 21, 1907. m Jan. 19, 1924, Edward August Blongeon (Meanook, Alta., Canada), b Aug. 10, 1897; s Noble and Julia (Ladouceur) Blongeon.

Issue:
6 Richard Edwin, b Oct. 25, 1924.

Edgar Leroy Sweeney

4 EDGAR LEROY SWEENEY (Monroe, Ia.), b Mar. 10, 1871. m Nov. 20, 1893, Cora Valeria Mendenhall, b Feb. 10, 1876; d Nov. 20, 1920; d Amos Kinworthy and Ann Marie (Travis) Mendenhall.

Issue:
5 Leo Leslie, b May 10, 1895.
5 Hazel Dean (Monroe, Ia.), b Feb. 24, 1898.
5 Gladys Marie, b Mar. 22, 1899; d May 24, 1920.

Leo Leslie Sweeney

5 LEO LESLIE SWEENEY (Monroe, Ia.), b May 10, 1895. m Mar. 17, 1920, Helen Maud Foust, b Oct. 28, 1898; d Hiram Theodore and Anna (Tollenar) Foust.

Hazel Dean Sweeney

5 HAZEL DEAN SWEENEY, b Feb. 24, 1898. m Dec. 30, 1919, Roy Cleveland Hipsley (Monroe, Ia.), b Oct. 1, 1892, s Clement Laird and Elizabeth Catherine Hipsley.

Minnie Maud Sweeney

4 MINNIE MAUD SWEENEY, b Nov. 24, 1879. m Feb. 12, 1908, Cecil Wilmer Anderson (Jewell, Ia.), b Dec. 31, 1877; s William and Moresina Florence (Everett) Anderson.

Issue:
5 Dorma Elizabeth, b Nov. 9, 1908.
5 Charles Daryl, b Sept. 24, 1911.

Silas Clark

2 SILAS CLARK, b June 10, 1818; d Dec. 24, 1860. m 1842, Mary (Trumbull) Scott, b Dec. 1, 1819; d Apr. 10, 1895; d Luther and Matilda (Works) Scott.

Issue:
3 Ellen Alma, b Sept. 24, 1844.
3 Elsie Lee, b Jan. 11, 1848.
3 Clarence Adelbert, b May 5, 1854; d Oct. 31, 1912.

Ellen Alma Clark

3 ELLEN ALMA CLARK, b Sept. 24, 1844; d Nov. 9, 1886; m Aug. 27, 1863, Andrew Jackson Bean, b July 12, 1839; s Amos Phelps and Phila (Sortwell) Bean.

Issue:
4 Silas Amos, b Apr. 12, 1865.

Silas Amos Bean

4 SILAS AMOS BEAN (Concord Junction, Mass.), b Apr. 12, 1865. m Nov. 8, 1894, Flora Mabel Smith, b Aug. 18, 1872; d George Albert and Amy (Pierce) Smith.

Issue:
5 Elsie May, b Sept. 15, 1897.
5 Milan Stanley, b Mar. 4, 1901; d June 1, 1901.
5 Amy Alma, b Oct. 28, 1904; d Nov. 16, 1910.

Elsie Lee Clark

3 ELSIE LEE CLARK, b Jan. 11, 1848. m Dec. 27, 1883, Alfred Norton, b Mar. 28, 1850; d Jan. 22, 1892; s Alfred and Eliza (Abrahams) Norton. (Mrs. Norton’s address: Lakeport, N.H.)

Charles Paul Clark

2 CHARLES PAUL CLARK, b March 3, 1823, d Breckenridge, Mo., Feb. 22, 1886. m 1856, Sophia Beach, b Jan. 23, 1830; d Oct. 14, 1871; d Solomon and Lydia (Nourse) Beach.

Issue:
3 Charles, b Dec. 9, 1857; d Sept. 6, 1864.
3 Marcella Sophia, b June 4, 1859; d Sept. 1, 1864.
3 John Cyrus, b Dec. 9, 1863 (Breckenridge, Mo.)
3 Ellsworth, b Feb. 14, 1866; d in Missouri.
3 Emma, b July 2, 1867; d Oct. 11, 1867.



MLA Source Citation:

Clark, Chester Ward. A History Of The Descendants Of Cephas Clark Who Was Born In Medfield, Massachusetts January 7, 1745 With Some Account Of His Ancestry From Their Advent In America. Massachusetts: Geo. H. Ellis Company, 1926. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 26 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/genealogy/samuel-and-betsey-fisk-clark.htm - Last updated on Oct 23rd, 2013


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