Person:John Clark (278)

John Clark
m. abt. August 1760
  1. James Clarkabt 1761 - 1838
  2. John ClarkAbt 1762 - Abt 1805
  3. William Clarkabt 1763-1765 -
  4. Samuel Clark1764 - 1857
m. abt. 1782
  1. Jane Clark1783 - 1828
Facts and Events
Name John Clark
Gender Male
Birth? Abt. 1762 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage abt. 1782 Rockbridge County, Virginiato Rebecca Unknown
Death? Abt. 1805 Rockbridge County, Virginia

John Clark was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


Welcome to
Old Augusta

Early Settlers
Beverley Manor
Borden's Grant

……………………..The Tapestry
Families Old Chester OldAugusta Germanna
New River SWVP Cumberland Carolina Cradle
The Smokies Old Kentucky


Parentage of John Clark

Note: John Clark is a likely son of William Clark, who died intestate in Augusta County before 20 May 1766. Just a few years later, John was "bound out" to John Hogshead on 27 June 1769, as shown in the records below. His brother William was also "bound out" to William Hogshead on the same day.

Records of John Clark in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Page 477.--27th June, 1769: John Clarke bound to John Hogshead.
  • Vol. 2 - Tithables, 1781; William McPheeters's List: Samuel Clark, James Clark, John Clark. (listed among many others)
  • Vol. 1 - AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER, 1784 (B). - John Clark vs. Wm. McClintock, Jr.--"Jeremiah Offriel is now going down in the Militia," 16th June, 1781. (Note: the preceding record lists John's brother James (and their father William) in the following:
James Clarke vs. James Clarke, Jr., son and heir of William Clarke, deceased.--Chancery writ, 24th May, 1784.
  • Vol. 2 - JUDGMENTS. SEPTEMBER, 1793 (G to Z). - Robert Martin vs. John Clark and Rebecca--Slander. Rockbridge, 1st November, 1791.