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Mary Clarke


Father: Robert Clarke (abt.1823-1871)
Mother: Jane Kearton (abt.1824-1885)




abt.1850 Birth Source: Estimated from 1851 census
1851-03-30 Census Abode: Thwaite, Muker
Age: 1
Source: Census record HO107-2380-251-18
1861-04-07 Census Abode: Bradget Hey, Cliviger, Lancashire
Age: 11
Occupation: Cotton weaver & scholar
Birthplace: Yorkshire Grinton
Source: Census record RG09-3074-84-21
1871-04-02 Census Abode: Cornholme, Jobling Terrace
Age: 21
Occupation: Cotton weaver
Birthplace: Swaledale, Yorkshire
Source: Census record RG10-4328-96-43
Source: Photo  [link]
1881-04-03 Census Abode: Thwaite, Muker
Age: 31
Occupation: Housekeeper
Birthplace: Yorks. Muker. Thwaite
Source: Census record RG11-4877-12-4
1888-08-16 Marriage
to George Fawcett (abt.1842-1909)
Place: St John the Divine, Holme in Cliviger, Lancashire
Age: 39
Witness: William Crabtree
Witness: Margaret Clarke
Source: Parish record  [transcript 1]
Source: Parish record
Source: lan-opc  [link]  [transcript 2]
1891-04-05 Census Abode: Thwaite, Muker
Age: 41
Birthplace: Yorks; Muker, Thwaite
Source: Census record RG12-4034-11-3
1901-03-31 Census Abode: Thwaite, Muker
Age: 51
Birthplace: Yorkshire Muker
Source: Census record RG13-4607-11-2
1911-04-02 Census Abode: Address Thwaite, Richmond Yorkshire
Age: 61
Family: Married 21 years, no children [struck out]
Occupation: Private means
Birthplace: Thwaite. Muker, Yorks
Source: Census record RG14PN29452-RG78PN1708-RD541-SD1-ED2-SN11
1919-10-09 Death Age: 70 Source: Gravestone  [link]  [transcript 3]

Transcripts of sources

 Page 233.  1888.  Marriage solemnized at St. Johns, Holme in the District of Burnley in the County of Lancaster
 No. 466.  16th August 1888
 George Fawcett  46  Widower   Schoolmaster  Angram, Muker            Simon Fawcett     Farmer
 Mary Clarke     39  Spinster  -             Bank Terrace, Cornholme  Robert Clarke     Fireman
 Married in the Church at Holme according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church,
 by Certificate by me, D. Sutcliffe
 This Marriage was solemnized between us,  {  George Fawcett  }
                                           {  Mary Clarke     }
 in the Presence of us,  {  William Crabtree  }
                         {  Margaret Clarke   }
 Marriage: 16 Aug 1888 St John the Divine, Holme in Cliviger, Lancs.
 George Fawcett - 46 Schoolmaster Bachelor of Angram, Muker
 Mary Clarke - 39 Spinster of Bank Terrace, Cornholme
     Groom's Father: Simon Fawcett, Farmer
     Bride's Father: Robert Clarke, Fireman
     Witness: William Crabtree; Margaret Clarke
     Married by Licence by: D. Sutcliffe
     Register: Marriages 1839 - 1892, Page 233, Entry 466
     Source: Original Parish Register
 In loving remembrance of George Fawcett of Thwaite
 who departed this life April 16th 1909 aged 67 years
 Also Mary wife of the above who died October 9th 1919 aged 70 yrs.

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