Person:Pat Clark (1)

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Pat Benjamin Clark
m. 9 Feb 1865
  1. Margaret Isabella Clark1866 - 1952
  2. Frank Hopkins Clark1867 - 1935
  3. Pat Benjamin Clark1870 - 1940
  4. Lulu Clarkabt 1873 -
m. 22 Nov 1897
  1. Winifred Marion Clark1898 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] Pat Benjamin Clark
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 7 Jun 1870 Clarksville, Red River County, Texas
Marriage 22 Nov 1897 Red River County, Texasto Emma Estelle West
Census[4] 1910 Red River County, Texas
Census[5] 1920 Red River County, Texas
Census[6] 1930 Red River County, Texas
Death[2][3] 30 May 1940 Red River County, Texas
Burial[2] Clarksville Cemetery, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas

Author of History of Clarksville and Old Red River County (1937), still the standard non-scholarly history of Red River's early years.


Red River County, Texas, 1910 census:[4]

Clark, Pat B. Head 39 yrs (marr. 11 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Ireland) Farmer (Gen. Farm)
      Emma Wife 35 yrs (1 child, 1 living) b. Texas (parents, b. Tennessee/Georgia)
      Winford Dau 11 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas)

Red River County, Texas, 1920 census:[5]

Clark, Pat B. Jr. Head 49 yrs (marr.) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/[illeg.]) Farmer (General Farm)
      Emma M. Wife 45 yrs (marr.) b. Texas (parents, b. Tennessee/Georgia)
      Virginia C.[??] Dau 21 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas) Teacher (Public School)
West, Joe E. Bro/law 58 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Tennessee/Georgia) Farmer (General Farm)
[NOTE: Pat & Emma never had a daughter named "Virginia," even though this one is the right age. Is she a boarder, given the wrong surname by the enumerator? Or was Winifred given a wrong first name?]

Red River County, Texas, 1930 census:[6]

Clark, Pat B. Head 58 yrs (marr. at 27 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Ireland) "Justice of Peace, Precinct 1"
      Emma M. Wife 54 yrs (marr. at 23 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas)
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Clark, Pat B. The History of Clarksville and Old Red River County. (Dallas: Mathis, Van Nort & Co., 1937), p. xv.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Grave marker, Clarksville Cemetery, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas.
  3. Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Red River, Texas, United States. Red River, Texas, United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, ED 116, p. 4B, dwelling/family ---/78.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Red River, Texas, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, ED 142, p. 11A, dwelling/family ---/---.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Red River, Texas, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule, ED 5, p. 6A, dwelling/family 121/127.