Elizabeth CLARKE

Female 1751 - 1831  (80 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Elizabeth CLARKE was born 14 Nov 1751, Rhode Island (daughter of Rev Joshua CLARKE and Hannah COTTRELL); died 25 Dec 1831; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

    Elizabeth married Jesse MAXSON 18 May 1770. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Rev Joshua CLARKE was born 26 Apr 1717, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island (son of Thomas CLARKE and Elizabeth BABCOCK); died 8 Mar 1793, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

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    On 20 December, 1747, he and wife, Hannah, deeded to Thomas Lawton 43 acres of land at Westerly, R.I. On 7 January, 1753, he deeded to Edmond Pendleton land at Westerly. 22 january, 1753, he deeded other land to Edmond Pendleton. On 5 April, 1753, he and Hannah, his wife, deeded to nathaniel Lewis, of Charlestown certain land at Westerly, R.I. On 24 August, 1756 was chosen Deacon of Sabbatarian Church, but did not accept. On 8 November, 1757, he, then of Hopkinton, deeded to Colony of Rhode Island 13 acres of land in Hopkinton. Recorded 15 December 1757. On 16 November, 1762, he deeded to son Joshua Clarke, Jr., land at Hopkinton, R.I. Recorded 7 December, 1762. In May, 1768, he was ordained Elder. He appears in census of 1774, as of Hopkinton, with 4 males over, 4 under, and 3 females over, 16 and negro servant=12. His will, dated 31 July 1792, proved at Hopkinton 1 April, 1793,mentions wife Hannah, sons Ethan, Thomas, Arnold, Henry, Willet and Job Bennett; daughters, Hannah and Elizabeth Maxson; grandsons, Joshua, sons of Phineas, and Joshua C. Maxson, son of Jesse (Maxson); granddaughter Hannah, daughter of Phineas. Appoints his son Phineas executor.

    He was a member of the Legislature and a Trustee of Brown University. He took part in the colonial and revolutionary Wars.

    Joshua married Hannah COTTRELL Abt 1738. Hannah was born 1719; died 4 Nov 1808; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Hannah COTTRELL was born 1719; died 4 Nov 1808; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
    Children:
    1. Phineas CLARKE was born 23 Feb 1740, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died 18 Nov 1793.
    2. Joshua CLARKE was born 17 Aug 1741, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island; died 17 Oct 1768.
    3. Ethan CLARKE was born 7 Mar 1745, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island; died 1833, East Greenwich, Rhode Island.
    4. Hannah CLARKE was born 4 May 1747, Rhode Island.
    5. Thomas CLARKE was born 10 Jun 1749, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died 28 May 1832.
    6. 1. Elizabeth CLARKE was born 14 Nov 1751, Rhode Island; died 25 Dec 1831; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
    7. Arnold CLARKE was born 17 Mar 1754, Hopkinton, Rhode Island.
    8. Henry CLARKE was born 2 Dec 1756, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island; died 22 Mar 1831, Brookfield, New York.
    9. Willett CLARKE was born 20 Oct 1759, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island; died 27 Jun 1821, Henderson, Jefferson Co. New York.
    10. Nathan CLARKE was born 7 Feb 1762, Rhode Island; died 11 May 1776.
    11. Job Bennett CLARKE was born 13 May 1765, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island; died 17 Sep 1860, Hopkinton, Rhode Island; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas CLARKE was born 17 Mar 1686, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island (son of Joseph CLARKE and Bethia HUBBARD); died 26 Nov 1767, Hopkinton, Rhode Island; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

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    He was baptized in 1706, and in Baptist Church list at Westerly in 1718 and 1740. 1718, February 27, Thomas Clarke and Elizabeth, his wife, deeded to Capt. Samuel Babcock, land at Westerly R.I., recorded 1718, February 27. 1718, March 23, thomas Clarke, of Westerly, gave a deed of Stonington land, recorded at Stonington, Conn., 1718, March 23. he was ordained Deacon of Church 26 August, 1735. 1740, February 17, he deeded to son Thomas Clarke "100 acres of land in the town of Westerly on ye North end of my farm I now live in, bounded"***"which land was given to me by my honored father, Mr. Joseph Clarke, deceased." He was chosen Assistant Elder 2nd October, 1750. He, by deed dated 25 January, 1765, conveyed to son Joseph Clarke certain land at Westerly. The deed was witnessed by Joshua, Jr., and Hannah Clarke. 1768, will of Elder Thomas Clarke, of Westerly, dated 1766, August 10; proved 1768, January 25; recorded 1768 January 25, at Westerly; mentions granddaughter Mary, wife of Peleg Saunders; son Joshua, son Joseph and daughter Sarah Burdick, wife of Edward Burdick.

    Thomas married Elizabeth BABCOCK 1710. Elizabeth was born 18 Feb 1691, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Elizabeth BABCOCK was born 18 Feb 1691, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Daughter of Capt. James Babcock and Elizabeth Saunders

    Children:
    1. 2. Rev Joshua CLARKE was born 26 Apr 1717, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died 8 Mar 1793, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Joseph CLARKE was born 11 Feb 1642, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England (son of Joseph CLARKE and Unknown); died 11 Jan 1727, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

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    He must have removed from Newport to Westerly early in life, for in 1669 he became Town Clerk of Westerly, retaining the position until 1700. In July, 1625 (?) he and his family went to Newport for fear of the Indian War then raging, and remained in the home of rev. Samuel Hubbard until the war closed. In 1680, he having been taken from his house in Westerly, situated two miles east of Pawcatuck River, was carried by force to Hartford, Conn., and fined L10, by authorities of that colony. He was however, reimbursed by Rhode Island Assembly, in sum of L13 10s., for this compulsory payment. On 20 May 1696, Benedict Arnold, of Newport, deeded Joseph Clarke, of Westerly, 200 acres of land at South Kingstown, Rhode Island. Recorded 22 Dec 1707, at South Kingstown.

    On 30 November, 1696,Joseph Clarke, of Westerly, deeded John Seagar 100 acres of land at South Kingstown. Recorded at South Kingstown 22 December, 1707.
    He was Deputy to the General Assembly in years 1698. 1700-2-4-6-8.
    In 1710 Joseph Clarke and Joseph Clarke Jr., were invited by Sabbatarian Church at Westerly, Rhode Island.

    On 20 July 1715, Joseph Clarke, of Westerly, deeded to his son Samuel Clarke, "a tract of land, situate at Westerly, of 6 acres bounded East by a highway, North by a highway, West by a highway and South by land formerly of Edward Richmond."

    Joseph married Bethia HUBBARD 16 Nov 1664, Newport, Rhode Island. Bethia (daughter of Samuel HUBBARD and Tacy COOPER) was born 19 Dec 1646, Springfield, Massachusetts; died 17 Apr 1707, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Bethia HUBBARD was born 19 Dec 1646, Springfield, Massachusetts (daughter of Samuel HUBBARD and Tacy COOPER); died 17 Apr 1707, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
    Children:
    1. Judith CLARKE was born 12 Oct 1667, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, USA.
    2. Joseph CLARKE was born 14 Apr 1670, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died 5 Jun 1719; was buried , Clark Ground, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
    3. Samuel CLARKE was born 29 Sep 1672, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died 25 Jul 1769, Stonington, Connecticut.
    4. John CLARKE was born 25 Aug 1675, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, USA.
    5. Bethiah CLARKE was born 11 Apr 1678, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died 1756; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
    6. Mary CLARKE was born 27 Dec 1680, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died Abt 1760.
    7. Susannah CLARKE was born 31 Aug 1683, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island .
    8. 4. Thomas CLARKE was born 17 Mar 1686, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island ; died 26 Nov 1767, Hopkinton, Rhode Island; was buried , First Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
    9. William CLARKE was born 21 Apr 1688, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island .