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William & Letitia CLARKE


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Marriages Mar Qtr 1845 Wandsworth 4 464
CLARKE William Falla & WHITLEY Letitia

The London Gazette - Part 1 - Page 39
Partnership Dissolved 31 Dec 1949

Death 1858 CLARK Letitia 36y of Lefevre Peninsula d. 13 Nov 1858 at Lefrvre Peninsula rel William Falla CLARK (H) dist Ade Book 5 p.86

Death 1864 CLARKE William Falla 42y of Woodville d. 25 Aug 1864 at Woodville rel (not recorded) dist Ade Book 18 p.23

Looking for arrival and if after 1851 census then also census.


The South Australian Advertiser – Tue 16 Nov 1858 – Died
On Saturday the 13th instant at her residence Lefevre’s Peninsular, Letitia the beloved wife of W Falla Clarke aged 36 years.

William Falla Clarke on 25 Aug at Woodville, aged 42 years – Liverpool papers please copy

William remarried.. South Australian Register - Births

Sat 26 Jan 1861

Clarke – On the 27th December at Woodville, Mrs W Falla Clarke a son

Sat 22 Feb 1862

Clarke – On the 16th February at Woodville, Mrs W Falla Clarke a daughter

Tue 26 Jan 1864

Clarke – On 22nd January at Woodville, Mrs W Falla Clarke a daughter.

South Australian Register – Wed 25 April 1860 - Marriage

On the 31st March by special licence at Trinity Church by the very Rev the Dean Mr W Falla Clarke to Jane Mary eldest daughter of the late Mr George Harden Portland street Commercial road London

W Falla Clarke & William McKenzie Port Adelaide new Storekeepers & Gen Licence – granted Tue 11 June 1861

South Australian Register Mon 29 Aug 1864

Death of Mr W F Clarke – Our obituary notices Friday contained the announcement of the deceased Mr William Fall Clarke of the firm Clarke, McKenzie & Co Port Adelaide who died on Thursday after a short illness at the age of 42 years. He leaves a widow and family of eleven children…..

South Australian Register – Mon 23 July 1888
CLARKE – On 19th July, Jane Mary Clarke wife of the late William Falla Clarke snr of Port Adelaide, merchant aged 56 years
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England, Births & Baptisms 1538-1975 Transcription
William Falla Clarke
Gender Male
Birth year -
Birth place -
Baptism date 08 Oct 1822
Residence Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland
Place Newcastle on Tyne
County Northumberland
Father's first name(s) Stewart Rutherford
Father's last name Clarke
Mother's first name(s) Annabella
Mother's last name -

South Australia Marriages 1842-1937 Transcription
William Falla Clarke
Marital status Not recorded
Age 38
Birth year 1822
Marriage date 31 Mar 1860
Place Trinity Church [Adelaide]
District Adelaide
State South Australia
Father's first name(s) Stodard T
Father's last name Clarke
Spouse's first name(s) Jane Mary
Spouse's last name Harden
Spouse's marital status Not recorded
Spouse's age 27
Spouse's father's first name(s) George
Spouse's father's last name Harden
Registration number 41/101
So which name is correct for William's father??

Stodart Rutherford Clarke
Spouse's Name:
Annabella Falla
Event Date:
28 Jan 1812
Event Place:
Saint John Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England
Batch: M004181
GS Film 95014,95015
Jane Clarke
Christening Date:
13 Feb 1820
Christening Place:
St Andrew's, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England
Father's Name:
Stodart Rutherford Clarke
Mother's Name:

Stodart Rutherford Clark
Christening Date:
24 Feb 1818
Christening Place:
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England
Father's Name:
Stodart Rutherford Clark
Mother's Name:

The Register (Adelaide, SA) - Wed 12 Jun 1918 p.9
... On May 11, 1851, the Condor, from Liverpool, arrived at Port Adelaide, bringing Mr. William Falla Clarke, Letitia Clarke, and five children; and he joined S. R. Clarke in the Port Adelaide business. ...
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The Argus Thu 22 June 1933

The death has occurred at Bournemouth England of Mrs G. Dell Clarke, mother of Mr Stodart Rutherford Clarke of Elwood. Her loss will be deeply felt by a large circle of friends both in Melbourne and Kobe Japan. She was a resident of Kobe for more than 20 years.

The Argus Sat 12 Jan 1957 – Death

CLARKE – On January 11 at Melbourne, Stodart Rutherford of Head street Elwood….

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The Argus – Sat 122 April 1941

Lois Mona Jones second daughter of Mr and Mrs F A Jones, Crisp Street Hampton to Stodart Rutherford Clarke, youngest son of Mr and Mrs S.R. Clarke Head street Elwood.