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Edward Porter Clark

Male 1860 - 1916  (55 years)


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  • Name Edward Porter Clark  [1
    Born 15 Nov 1860  Giles County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jan 1916  Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 16 Jan 1916  Waxahachie City Cemetery, Addition 3, Block 2, Lot 9, 5th Row, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I6280  Carl
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 

    Family Ida May Chiles,   b. 28 Sep 1877, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1904, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1897  Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • from: mmmmwards@yahoo.com
      to: Gloria Tune Saunders
      date: Thu, Jan 22, 2009

      Hi Gloria,
      I found them, and another set of Clark - Chiles married the same day. Brother & sister maybe?

      I took a picture of the page and attached here.
      E.P. Clark and Ida Chiles is Vol. 1, page 504.

      Ellis County Marriage Book
      Vol. 1, page 504
      O. E. Clark and Lou Chiles
      October 28, 1897

      Martha
    Children 
     1. Walter Clark,   b. 18 Mar 1899, Bardwell, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1935, Padre Island, Flour Bluff, Precinct No One, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    +2. William Floyd Clark,   b. 12 Sep 1900, Bardwell, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1986, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Edwin Porter Clark,   b. 1 Jan 1902, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1980, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +4. Harvey Clay Clark,   b. 18 Mar 1903, Bardwell, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1959, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Fannie May Clark,   b. 18 Oct 1904, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1904, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F2230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Granddaughter Betty Lou Clark Tune gave his nickname as "Babe", and that is seen on the death certificate of his son Walter Clark.

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      1860 United States Federal Census
      about Edward Porter Clark
      Name: Babe Clark
      Age in 1860: 2
      Birth Year: abt 1858
      Birthplace: Tennessee
      Home in 1860: Northern Subdivision, Giles, Tennessee
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Lynnville
      Value of father's real estate: $5850
      Value of father's personal estate: $1500
      Household Members: Name, Age, Gender, Birthplace
      A Clark 35, male, Tennessee
      Francis Clark 32, female, Tennessee
      John F Clark 11, male, Tennessee
      Robt P Clark 10, male, Tennessee
      Andrew J Clark 8, male, Tennessee
      Marion F Clark 6, male, Tennessee
      Babe Clark 2, male, Tennessee--unsure if this is Edward Porter Clark, as there is an obvious difference in the year of birth on all other records
      Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Northern Subdivision, Giles, Tennessee; Roll: M653_1251; Page: 80; Image: 162.
      Source Information:
      Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1,438 rolls.

      1870 United States Federal Census
      about Edward Porter Clark
      Name: Ervin Clark---name on all other records is Edward
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821
      Age in 1870: 9
      Home in 1870: District 17, Giles, Tennessee
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Value of father's real estate: $8000
      Value of father's personal estate: $2400
      Post Office: Comersville
      Household Members: Name, Age, Gender, Birthplace
      Porter Clark 49, male, Tennessee
      Francis Clark 43, female, Tennessee
      Andrew Clark 17, male, Tennessee
      James Clark 13, male, Tennessee
      Pressly Clark 11, male, Tennessee
      Edward (seen as "Ervin") Clark 9, male, Tennessee
      Ann Clark 8, female, Tennessee
      Mary Clark 4, female, Tennessee
      Willie Clark 1, male, Tennessee
      Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: District 17, Giles, Tennessee; Roll: M593_1529; Page: 353; Image: 706.
      Source Information:
      Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data: 1870.
      United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.

      1880 United States Federal Census
      about Edward Porter Clark
      Name: Edward P. Clark
      Home in 1880: District 17, Giles, Tennessee
      Age: 19
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1860
      Birthplace: Tennessee
      Relation to Head of Household: Son
      Father's birthplace: Tennessee
      Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
      Father's Occupation: Farmer
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members: Name, Age, Relation to head of house, Birthplace
      A. Porter Clark 58, head, Tennessee
      Francis Clark 52, wife, Tennessee
      Edward P. Clark 19, son, Tennessee
      Marian Clark 24, son, Tennessee
      Alice Irene Clark 17, daughter, Tennessee
      Mary Ann Clark 13, daughter, Tennessee
      Walter Clark 11, son, Tennessee
      Thomas B. Clark 8, son, Tennessee
      M. Goodrum (misread as "Goodlum") 21, niece, Tennessee
      Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: District 17, Giles, Tennessee; Roll: T9_1257; Family History Film: 1255257; Page: 331.3000; Enumeration District: 115; .
      Source Information:
      Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

  • Sources 
    1. [S359] Personal Family Information.


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