FAMILY OF MARINE D. CLARK AND EDNA CORDELIA DANE

Marine D. "Dee" Clark: b. April 28, 1868 around Bowie (Montague Co.), TX, d. Wilson (Carter Co.), OK, 1939, buried Lone Grove Cemetery, Lone Grove (Carter Co.) OK

Father:

Jonothan Weekly Clark, b.? in KY or TN, d.? Buried at Lindale Cemetery nr. Bowie (Montague Co.), TX

Mother:

Nancy Thomas, b.? in KY or TN, d.? Buried at Lindale Cemetery nr. Bowie (Montague Co.), TX

Brothers:

Alfonzo, b. May 7, ? in KY or TN, d. 1920. Buried at Bowie (Montague Co.), TX, no marriages, no issue.

James W. ("Buck"), b.? in KY or TN, m. Mattie Courtney at Chico, TX (date?). Five boys: Sterling, Arvel, Verl, Maurice ("Bud"), "Tony", 3 girls: Elizabeth, Hilma, Imogene. d.? Buried at Lindale Cemetery nr. Bowie (Montague Co.), TX

Richard Thomas, b.? in KY or TN, m. Maggie Worley (date?). One boy: Earnest, one girl: name unknown. d.? Buried Lindale Cemetery nr. Bowie (Montague Co.), TX

Sisters:

Agnes, b.? in KY Or TN, m. "Plurey" Husted (date?). One boy: "Pete", two girls: died at birth, d.? Buried at Lindale Cemetery nr. Bowie (Montague Co.), TX

Jennie Ann, b. ? in KY or TN, m. Henry Riley (date?). One boy: Wade (r. CA), two girls: Wydell (m? Splawn, date ?, d. in Burkburnett, TX, date?), Roberta (m. Hatchell, date?., r. Odessa, TX, d. ?). d.? Buried at Lindale Cemetery nr. Bowie (Montague Co.), TX

Married at Fleetwood, Indian Territory in 1888 to:

Edna Cordelia Dane, b. December 4, 1870 in Neosho, MO, d. October 14, 1954 at Drumwright, OK, buried Lone Grove Cemetery, Lone Grove (Carter Co.) OK

Father:

Gholston Dane, b. ?, at ?, MO, m. ?, d? in railroad camp nr. Durant, OK. Buried at Durant, OK

Mother:

Emma Gossage, b. ? at ?, d. ?. Buried at Tage Cemetery, Bowie (Montague Co.), TX (married 2nd John Van Debber, b. ?, d. ?)

Brothers:

Burleigh, b. ? in Neosho, MO (?), m. Ida Humphreys (var. Humphries?) at Nocono, TX (date ?). One boy: name unknown, r. Lake City, FL, two girls: Girlene, b. ?, m. ?, d. ?, and name unknown, b. ?, m. ?, d. ?. Buried at Ft. Worth (Tarrant Co.), TX

Sam A., b. ? in Neosho, MO (?), m. Irene Biffle (date?) of Durant, OK. One boy: Claude, r. Lubbock, TX, d. ?. Buried at Dallas, TX (Note: Sam was married three times, but had no other known issue.)

Claude Van Debber (half-brother), b. ?, in ? TX, m. ?, four boys: names unknown. d. ?. Buried at Ardmore (Carter Co.), OK

Sisters:

Elzada, b. ? Neosho, MO, m. ? Boynton (date?). One boy: name unknown, three girls: names unknown. d. ?. Buried at Garden City, TX

Eleven children:

Boys:

Dow Clark, b. May, 1890 nr. Bowie, TX, d. in Wichita Falls, TX May, 1920. Buried at No known marriage, no known issue.

Joe Sam Clark, b. December 7, 1891 Bowie, TX, m. 1st. Cynthia Price (date?). Four boys: Jack, Paul Wayne ("Hunky"), Harold Gene, Jerry Dale; one girl, Dorothy. Married 2nd Ollie "Beeky" Cooper (date?), d. March, 1970, in Healdton or Ardmore, OK. Buried at Mt. Olive Cemetery, Healdton (Carter Co.), OK. (See Joe Sam Clark family.)

Floyd, b. January, 1894, Bowie, TX, m ?, r. Trenton, NJ, d. ?, in FL. Buried at Trenton, NJ. Veteran of World War I.

Burlie Vernon ("Vernon"), b. July 4, 1898, Bowie, TX, m. ?, r. Dillard, OK, and Ardmore, OK, d. October, 1970. Buried ?, possibly Ardmore, OK.

Ben Mitchel (var. Mitchell), b. August 4, 1900, Bowie, TX, m. Tenzy Ruthe (var. Ruth Tenzy) Butler, May, 1929. Two girls: Marilyn Jeanette ("Sis"), Margaret Nanette ("Smokey", "Butch"); r. Healdton, OK, d. June 14, 1982 in Ardmore, OK. Buried at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Ardmore (Carter Co.), OK.(See Ben Mitchel Clark family, James A. and Minerva Ann Butler family, William H. Feldmiller family, George A. and Gladys Lee family.)

Harvey (var. Harvie) Troy, b. March 22, 1905, Bowie, TX, m. ?, r. Trenton, NJ and Mountain View, OK, d. Wilson, OK, 1959. Buried at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Ardmore, OK.

Brownie Bono, b. August 2, 1907, Bowie, TX, m. ?, r. Trenton, NJ, d. ?

Girls:

Stella M. (initial only), b. ?, Bowie, TX, m. Graham Carroll of Brock, OK (date?), r. Tulsa, OK, d. Tulsa, OK, 1971. Buried at Tulsa, OK.

Reba Elzada, b. ?, Bowie, TX, m. John Maul at Trenton, NJ (date?), r. Trenton, NJ, d. ?. Buried at Trenton, NJ.

Lora Edna, b. April 6, 1912, Bowie, TX, m. Ottis Rounds (date?), r. Seminole, OK, d. May 17, 1990 in Oklahoma City, OK. Buried at Rose Hill Cemetery, Ardmore (Carter Co.), OK.

Doris, b. June 18, 1914, Bowie, TX, m. ?, r. Tulsa, OK, d. ?

The entire Marine D. Clark family moved from the area around Bowie (Montague Co.), TX to Oklahoma about 1921, including married son Joe Sam and wife Cynthia, and five sons and four daughters (son Dow died in 1920). They moved by wagon first to the Prairie Valley area, which is four miles west of the standpipe in Ardmore (Carter Co.), OK, and then to the Keller-Newport area, near the Brown School, eleven miles east of Healdton (Carter Co.), OK. "Dee" Clark farmed in these areas.



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