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View Tree for Alexander (1st) ClarkAlexander (1st) Clark (b. Bef. 1705, d. Bef. 1761)

Alexander (1st) Clark (son of Gilbert (1st) Clark and Mary McGhoill) was born Bef. 1705 in Isle of Jura, Scotland, and died Bef. 1761 in Harnett Co. or Cumberland Co., NC. He married Flora Mclean on Abt. 1720.

 Includes NotesNotes for Alexander (1st) Clark:
He was a farmer and carpenter. He was of Presbyterian Faith. Taken from "Carolina Scotts" by Douglas Kelly, ID:15879, also from 'List Of '39ers who landed at Brunswicktown late in 1739. ID: 15878.

Alexander (1st) Clark, b before 1705 in Isle of Jura, Scotland, m. about 1721, d. before 1761, in Cumberland Co., NC. (from page deceased), was planter in 1760., married Florah McLean, b before 1705, d. ? .

Emigrated to America about 1736, with 5 children, settled in Cross Creek, Harnet Co., NC. (Source: "Converging Paths", Thelma Duty McKinney, 1972. Also taken from family Bible of Gilbert & David Clark, two of his sons & other sources, Information from Mrs. Flora Moore. Bible printed in 1746 in Edinburgh, Richard Watkins, His Majesties Printer.)

In "Sketches of North Carolina" by Rev Henry W. Foote; Alexander (1st) Clark arrived in the upper Cape Fear region of NC. in 1739 from the Isle of Jura off the west coast of Scotland . Alexander (1st) Clark was a half brother of Kenneth Clark, who came over to America later. (From Mrs. Sally Mcleod Owen, 710 Person St., #204, Raleigh, NC., 27604, Ph: 919-835-0920)

More About Alexander (1st) Clark and Flora Mclean:
Single: Abt. 1720

Children of Alexander (1st) Clark and Flora Mclean are:
  1. +Gilbert (3rd) Clark, Sr, b. Abt. 1722, Isle of Jura, Argyle, Scotland, d. October 08, 1789.
  2. Archibald (2nd) Clark, b. Abt. 1723, Isle of Jura, Inner Hebrides Island, Scotland, d. date unknown.
  3. +John (1st) Clark, b. June 05, 1724, Scotland, d. April 20, 1767, Dulpin Co., NC.
  4. +Daniel (1st) Clark, b. Abt. 1726, Isle of Jura, Argyle, Scotland, d. Abt. 1797, In Duplin Co., NC..
  5. Neil Clark, b. Abt. 1728, d. date unknown.
  6. (4 More Daughters) Clark, b. date unknown, d. date unknown.
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