Section KN: Descendants of John Clarke

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Report generated by MagiCensus Deluxe v4.4.0 on 26 Oct. 2014
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Generation One

1. JOHN1 CLARKE of Finningham, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom was born about 1503[1], and was buried on 3 March 1559[1] in Finningham[1]. He married MARGARET _____, who died after 1565[1]. [1, 7]
Child:
+2i.JOHN2 CLARKE of Westhorpe, Suffolk, b. on 11 Feb. 1541[2]; d. on 4 April 1598 in Finningham; m. on 12 Oct. 1567[2] in Westhorpe[2] (LG-4) KATHERINE COOK ALIAS CAREW, chr. in Westhorpe[3] on 12 Feb. 1540/1[3], d. in Finningham on 27 March 1598, daughter of (LG-3) John and Alice (CARTER) COOK ALIAS CAREW.


Generation Two

2. JOHN2 CLARKE (John1) of Westhorpe, son of (1) John1 and Margaret (_____) CLARKE, was born on 11 Feb. 1541[2], was christened on 11 Feb. 1541[7], died on 4 April 1598 in Finningham and was buried in April 1598[2] in Finningham[2]. He married in Westhorpe[2], on 12 Oct. 1567[2], (LG-4) KATHERINE COOK ALIAS CAREW, daughter of (LG-3) John and Alice (CARTER) COOK ALIAS CAREW, who was christened on 12 Feb. 1540/1[3] in Westhorpe[3], died on 27 March 1598 in Finningham, and was buried on 30 March 1598[2] in Finningham[2]. [2, 7]
Child:
+3i.THOMAS3 CLARKE, b. on 1 Nov. 1570[2] in Westhorpe[2]; d. on 29 July 1627[2] in Westhorpe[2]; m. on 13 May 1600 in Westhorpe (XJ-6) ROSE KERRICH, b. in Saxsted, Suffolk[4] on 13 April 1572[4], d. in Westhorpe on 19 Sept. 1627, daughter of (XJ-5) William and Margery (_____) KERRICH.


Generation Three

3. THOMAS3 CLARKE (John2, John1), son of (2) John2 and (LG-4) Katherine (COOK ALIAS CAREW) CLARKE, was born on 1 Nov. 1570[2] in Westhorpe[2], was christened on 3 Nov. 1570[7], and died on 29 July 1627[2] in Westhorpe[2]. He married in Westhorpe, on 13 May 1600, (XJ-6) ROSE KERRICH, daughter of (XJ-5) William and Margery (_____) KERRICH, who was born on 13 April 1572[4] in Saxsted[4], and died on 19 Sept. 1627 in Westhorpe. [2, 8, 12, 7]
NEHGR 1951:p.254 states:
Thomas Clarke was a very prosperous yeoman, and his ancestry has been traced
to John Clarke, a well-to-do yeoman, who occurs in the adjoining parish of
Finningham in the Subsidy of 1524.
Children:
4i.MARGARET4 CLARKE, b. on 1 Feb. 1600/1[7].
5ii.CAREW CLARKE, b. on 3 Feb. 1602/3[7].
6iii.THOMAS CLARKE, bp. on 31 March 1605[8]; d. on 2 Oct. 1674[8] in Newport, Newport Co., Rhode Island, United States[8].
7iv.JEREMIAH CLARKE, b. about 1610.
8v.JOHN CLARKE, (DR.) of Newport, bp. on 8 Oct. 1609[8]; d. on 20 Feb. 1676[8] in Newport[8].
+9vi.JOSEPH CLARKE, bp. on 16 Dec. 1618 in Westhorpe; d. on 1 June 1694[8]; m. about 1642 MARGARET _____.
+10vii.MARY CLARKE, b. on 17 July 1607[13] in Westhorpe[13]; d. in 1647 in Newport; m. on 20 May 1638[13] in Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, United States[13] (AGE-20) JOHN PECKHAM, b. in East Hampnett Manor, Boxgrove, Sussex, England[11] on 8 April 1595[11], d. in Newport[13] on 8 Jan. 1680/1[13], son of (AGE-10) Henry and (CT-2) Elizabeth (BADGER) PECKHAM.


Generation Four

9. JOSEPH4 CLARKE (Thomas3, John2, John1), son of (3) Thomas3 and (XJ-6) Rose (KERRICH) CLARKE, was born on 9 Dec. 1618[8], was christened on 16 Dec. 1618 in Westhorpe, and died on 1 June 1694[8]. He married about 1642, MARGARET _____. [8]
Child:
+11i.SUSANNAH5 CLARKE, b. about 1653 in Newport; m. (AGE-28) WILLIAM PECKHAM, (REV.) of Newport, b. in 1647[6, 10], d. in Little Compton, Newport Co.[14] on 2 June 1734[14], son of (AGE-20) John and (10) Mary4 (CLARKE) PECKHAM.
10. MARY4 CLARKE (Thomas3, John2, John1), daughter of (3) Thomas3 and (XJ-6) Rose (KERRICH) CLARKE, was born on 17 July 1607[13] in Westhorpe[13], was christened on 17 July 1607[8] in Westhorpe[2], and died about 1647 in Newport. She married in Taunton[13], on 20 May 1638[13], (AGE-20) JOHN PECKHAM, son of (AGE-10) Henry and (CT-2) Elizabeth (BADGER) PECKHAM, who was born on 8 April 1595[11] in East Hampnett Manor[11], died on 8 Jan. 1680/1[13] in Newport[13], and was buried in Middletown, Newport Co.[7]. [2, 5, 9, 13, 8]
Children: See (AGE-20) John PECKHAM


Generation Five

11. SUSANNAH5 CLARKE (Joseph4, Thomas3, John2, John1), daughter of (9) Joseph4 and Margaret (_____) CLARKE, was born about 1653 in Newport, and died between 30 Aug. 1675 and 1771. She married (AGE-28) WILLIAM PECKHAM, (REV.) of Newport, son of (AGE-20) John and (10) Mary4 (CLARKE) PECKHAM, who was born in 1647[6, 10], and died on 2 June 1734[14] in Little Compton[14]. [10]
or Elizabeth
Children: See (AGE-28) William PECKHAM, (Rev.)



1. G. Andrews Moriarty, "Genealogical Research in England", Reprinted in "English Origins of New England Families, Series 1, Volume 1", 653.
2. Ibid., 654.
3. Ibid., 654, 664.
4. Ibid., 676.
5. Stephen Farnum Peckham, "John Peckham of Newport, R. I., and Some of His Descendants," New England Historical and Genealogical Register 57 (Jan. 1903): 36, specifically 31.
6. Ibid., specifically 32.
7. Stephen Farnum Peckham, Peckham Genealogy: the English Ancestors and American Descendants of John Peckham of Newport, Rhode Island, 1630 (New York: National Historical Co., 1922), 209; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com).
8. Ibid., 210.
9. Ibid., 210, 216.
10. Ibid., 220.
11. Charles Wesley Peckham Sr., The Peckham Family (Dexter, Michigan: Thomson-Shore, Inc., 2009), 36, 66.
12. Ibid., 54.
13. Ibid., 66.
14. Ibid., 72.