M, #2088, b. 10 January 1802
|Mother*||Elizabeth (?) Clarke|
Richard Clarke was born on Sunday, 10 January 1802 at Dorset, England. He was baptized on Sunday, 7 February 1802 at Swyre, Dorset, England. Richard and Martha Russell were married by T. R. Coles on Tuesday, 22 July 1823 at Swyre, Dorset Co., England. Richard Clarke and John Clarke witnessed the marriage. He appeared as head of the household on the census of 1841 at Swyre, Dorset Co., England. He was enumerated as: Richard Clark, male, age 40, labourer, born Dorset. Martha Clarke, Levi Russell, Elizabeth Caroline Clarke, Jane Clarke and Mary Ann Clarke also appeared in the household.