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CLARK (Soundex C462) — See also CALARCO, CLAK, CLARICA, CLARK-COLEMAN, CLARK-PAYNE, CLARKE, CLARKEN, CLARKIN, CLARKS, CLARKSON, CLERK, COLERICK, KLARIC, KOLARIK, LARCK, LARK.

  Clark, Victor (born c.1945) — of Baltimore, Md. Born about 1945. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Clark, Victorianus — of Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cornwall, 1833-34. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. A. — of Greenwood, Leflore County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Clark, W. B. — of Marion Township, Livingston County, Mich. Supervisor of Marion Township, Michigan, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. C. — of Kentucky. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. C. — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Postmaster at Paducah, Ky., 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. E. — of Gallup, McKinley County, N.M. Democrat. Member of New Mexico state senate 17th District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. Franklyn — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. G., Jr. — of Tarboro, Edgecombe County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. Gerould, Jr. — of Englewood, Bergen County, N.J. Mayor of Englewood, N.J., 1954-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. H. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. H. — of Rising Sun, Ohio County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. H. — of Holbrook, Navajo County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1900; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. H. — of Steelville, Crawford County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Crawford County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. H. — of Vicksburg, Warren County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. J. — of Birmingham (now part of Derby), New Haven County, Conn. Postmaster at Birmingham, Conn., 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. L. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. P. — of Butler County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Butler County, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. S. — of Aspen, Pitkin County, Colo. Postmaster at Aspen, Colo., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. S. — of Mt. Vernon, Skagit County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, W. W. — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Mayor of Canton, Ohio, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Wade — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1948; member of Iowa Democratic State Central Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Waid V. — of Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Clark, Wait — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter (1846-1924) — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Born in Halifax County, N.C., August 19, 1846. Democrat. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; superior court judge in North Carolina, 1885-89; justice of North Carolina state supreme court, 1889-1902; chief justice of North Carolina state supreme court, 1903-24; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1912. Methodist. Died in Wake County, N.C., May 20, 1924 (age 77 years, 275 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of David Clark (1820-1882) and Anna M. (Thorne) Clark (1824-1899); married, January 28, 1874, to Susan Washington Graham (1851-1909; daughter of William Alexander Graham (1804-1875); sister of John Washington Graham, William Alexander Graham (1839-1923) and Augustus Washington Graham; niece of James Graham (1793-1851)).
  Political family: Graham family of Hillsborough, North Carolina.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clark, Walter A. — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter E. — of Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine. Postmaster at Waldoboro, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter E. — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Madison, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter E. — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Madison, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter Eli (1869-1950) — also known as Walter E. Clark — of Washington, D.C.; Alaska; Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Ashford, Windham County, Conn., January 7, 1869. Republican. Newspaper reporter; Governor of Alaska District, 1909-12; Governor of Alaska Territory, 1912-13; newspaper editor. Presbyterian or Congregationalist. Member, Chi Psi. Died of a heart attack, in a hospital at Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., February 4, 1950 (age 81 years, 28 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Oren Andrus Clark and Emily Jeannette (Jones) Clark; married, June 15, 1898, to Lucy Harrison Norvell (died 1920); married 1929 to Juliet Staunton.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clark, Walter G. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate in primary for mayor of Charleston, W.Va., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Clark, Walter H. (1866-1960) — of Ottawa County, Mich. Born in 1866. Ottawa County Treasurer, 1907-08; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Ottawa County 2nd District, 1911-14. Died in 1960 (age about 94 years). Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter Haven (1872-1939) — also known as Walter H. Clark — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., January 20, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1905-06; Judge, Hartford Police Court, 1908-13; probate judge, 1921-39. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died October 20, 1939 (age 67 years, 273 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Mahlon Newcomb Clark and Mary Alice (Haven) Clark; married 1902 to Julia Ellen Gilman (1873-1963).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clark, Walter N. — Member of New York state assembly from Fulton and Hamilton counties, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter P. — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Mayor of Monroe, Mich., 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter P. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Mrs. Walter R. — of Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Walter S. (1867-1955) — of Milan, Sullivan County, Mo. Born in Milan, Sullivan County, Mo., October 20, 1867. Republican. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Sullivan County, 1925-26, 1937-38, 1941-46; defeated, 1938, 1948. Died in Sullivan County, Mo., May 20, 1955 (age 87 years, 212 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Milan, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Webster Clark (1835-1914) and Nancy (Ewing) Clark (1839-1907); married 1901 to Martha Magdalene 'Mattie' Parkey (1874-1962).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clark, Ward — of Canistota, McCook County, S.Dak. Democrat. South Dakota Democratic state chair, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Wareham G. (1813-1890) — of Monroe County, Iowa. Born in Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn., January 16, 1813. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Appanoose and Monroe counties, 1846. Died in Albia, Monroe County, Iowa, June 16, 1890 (age 77 years, 151 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Clark (1768-1851) and Martha (Strong) Clark (1771-1849); married to Jane Love Rankin (1825-1898).
  Clark, Warren, Jr. (b. 1936) — of Connecticut. Born in 1936. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Gabon, 1987-89; Sao Tome & Principe, 1987-89. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Clark, Wayne — of Maryland. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Clark, Wesley See Samuel Wesley Clark
  Clark, Wesley, Jr. See C. Wesley Clark, Jr.
  Clark, Wesley (born c.1971) — of Gainesville, Hall County, Ga. Born about 1971. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Clark, Wesley H. — of Roseville, Placer County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Clark, Wesley Kanne (b. 1944) — also known as Wesley K. Clark; Wesley Kanne — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 23, 1944. Democrat. Rhodes scholar; served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; U.S. Army General; Supreme Allied Commander, 1997-2000; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 2004. Baptist; later Catholic. Jewish ancestry. Recipient, Medal of Freedom, 2000. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Step-son of Viktor Clark; son of Benjamin J. Kanne (died 1948) and Veneta Updegraff (Bogard) Kanne; married 1966 to Gertrude 'Gert' Kingston.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books by Wesley K. Clark: Winning Modern Wars : Iraq, Terrorism, and the American Empire (2003) — Waging Modern War : Bosnia, Kosovo, and the Future of Combat (2001) — A Time to Lead : For Duty, Honor and Country (2007)
  Clark, Wesley N. — of Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Elected Connecticut state house of representatives from Granby 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Whitman E. — of Michigan. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Wilbur — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Will — of Tarboro, Edgecombe County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Kentucky. U.S. Attorney for Kentucky, 1796-1800. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William (1770-1838) — of Missouri. Born in Caroline County, Va., August 1, 1770. Governor of Missouri Territory, 1813-20; candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1820. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Commanded expedition with Meriwether Lewis to Oregon, 1803-04. Died in St. Louis, Mo., September 1, 1838 (age 68 years, 31 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Grandfather-in-law of Edgar Parks Rucker (1861-1908).
  Cross-reference: George F. Shannon
  Clark counties in Ark., Mo. and Wash. are named for him; Lewis and Clark County, Mont. is named partly for him.
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared (along with Lewis's) on the U.S. $10 note (1898-1927).
  See also NNDB dossier
  Books about William Clark: Jay H. Buckley, William Clark: Indian Diplomat — Donald Barr Chidsey, Lewis and Clark: The Great Adventure
  Clark, William (1774-1851) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Dauphin, Dauphin County, Pa., February 18, 1774. County judge in Pennsylvania, 1803-18; Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1821-27; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 10th District, 1833-37. Died near Dauphin, Dauphin County, Pa., March 28, 1851 (age 77 years, 38 days). Interment at English Presbyterian Cemetery, Dauphin, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clark, William II — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1817-18. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William, Jr. — Delegate to Texas Republic Republic constitutional convention from District of Sabine, 1836; signer, Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cornwall, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Campton, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 12th District, 1849-51. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Fort Plain, Montgomery County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County 2nd District, 1852; member of New York state senate 15th District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Lyons, Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 24th District, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Ames, Story County, Iowa. Mayor of Ames, Iowa, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Armour, Douglas County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 8th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William — of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Vigo County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William (1891-1957) — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., February 1, 1891. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Judge, New Jersey Court of Errors and Appeals, 1923-25; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1925-38; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, 1938-43; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Society for International Law. Died October 10, 1957 (age 66 years, 251 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of J. William Clark and Margaretta (Cameron) Clark; married, September 20, 1913, to Marjorie Blair.
  Clark, William (b. 1893) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., March 3, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; insurance broker; real estate business; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 34th District, 1943-44. Member, American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William, Jr. (b. 1930) — Born in 1930. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to India, 1989-. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Clark, William — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Clark, William — of Arkansas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Clark, William — of Inkster, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Clark, William — also known as Bill Clark — of Prichard, Mobile County, Ala.; Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Clark, William A. — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1802-03. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William A. — of Howell, Livingston County, Mich. Member of Michigan state senate 23rd District, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William Andrews (1839-1925) — also known as William A. Clark — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Born near Connellsville, Fayette County, Pa., January 8, 1839. Democrat. Banker; mine owner; delegate to Montana state constitutional convention, 1884, 1889; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from Montana Territory, 1888; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1892, 1904; U.S. Senator from Montana, 1899-1900, 1901-07; resigned 1900. Member, Freemasons. Died, of pneumonia, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 2, 1925 (age 86 years, 53 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Clark and Mary (Andrews) Clark; married 1869 to Kate L. Stauffer (died 1893); married, May 25, 1901, to Anna E. La Chapelle.
  Clark County, Nev. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Clark, William B. — of Simpson County, Ky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William B. — of Seneca County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1885. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William C. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William C. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 7th District, 1929-32. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William C. — of Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 37th District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Clark, William E. — of Prospect, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of Prospect, Connecticut, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William E. — of Fredonia, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Fredonia, N.Y., 1904-16. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William E. — of Bedford, Lawrence County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William F. — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William F. — of Lyme, New London County, Conn. Postmaster at Lyme, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William F. — of Lebanon, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lebanon; defeated, 1926 (Democratic); elected 1930, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William George (1924-2001) — also known as William G. Clark — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 16, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1953-54, 1957-59; member of Illinois state senate, 1955-56; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960, 1964; Illinois state attorney general, 1961-69; candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1968; justice of Illinois state supreme court, 1976-92. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Amvets; American Legion; Moose; Elks; Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Catholic Lawyers Guild. Died in Skokie, Cook County, Ill., August 17, 2001 (age 77 years, 32 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Ill.
  Clark, William Grimes (b. 1877) — also known as William G. Clark — of Tarboro, Edgecombe County, N.C. Born in Tarboro, Edgecombe County, N.C., April 28, 1877. Democrat. Fertilizer supply merchant; farmer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1912, 1932; member of North Carolina state senate 4th District, 1927-35. Episcopalian. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William S. Clark and Lossie (Grist) Clark; married 1901 to Ruth Duval Hardisty.
  Clark, William H. — of Halifax Court House, Halifax County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William H. — of Lyons, Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 1st District, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William H. — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County 2nd District, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William H. — of Wisconsin. Prohibition candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William H. — of Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y. Postmaster at Cortland, N.Y., 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William H. — of Essex County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Clark, William H. III — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Clark, William Hannum (b. 1877) — also known as William H. Clark — of West Chester, Chester County, Pa. Born in Doe Run, Chester County, Pa., October 25, 1877. Republican. Real estate and insurance business; member of Pennsylvania state senate 19th District, 1927-36; chair of Chester County Republican Party, 1927, 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William Henry (1859-1921) — also known as William H. Clark; "Senator Bill" — of McKee, Jackson County, Ky. Born in Clay County, Ky., December 19, 1859. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state senate, 1900. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Shot and killed by William Pearson, reportedly at a poker game, near McKee, Jackson County, Ky., November 6, 1921 (age 61 years, 322 days). Interment at McKee Cemetery, McKee, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Jackson Clark (1815-1890) and Patience (Bledsoe) Clark (1821-1899); married 1883 to Demanda 'Demie' McQuire (1861-1951).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clark, William J. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William J. II — of New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Milford; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William J. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
William J. Clark Clark, William Judson (b. 1825) — also known as William J. Clark — of Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Southington, Hartford County, Conn., August 19, 1825. Republican. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; nut and bolt manufacturer; member of Connecticut state senate 2nd District, 1883-84. Member, Union League; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Theodosius Clark (1788-1865) and Chloe (Clark) Clark (1795-1848); brother of Charles Hull Clark; married, November 15, 1855, to Sarah Jane Bradley; second cousin twice removed of Nathaniel Merriam; second cousin four times removed of Jonathan Brace; third cousin once removed of Elisha Hotchkiss, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of Philip Frisbee, James Doolittle Wooster, Luther Hotchkiss and Levi Yale; third cousin thrice removed of Thomas Kimberly Brace; fourth cousin of Charles M. Hotchkiss; fourth cousin once removed of Elisha Hotchkiss (1778-1858), Samuel George Andrews and Levi Bacon Yale.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Image source: Men of Mark in Connecticut (1908)
  Clark, William M. — of Colorado. Secretary of state of Colorado, 1876-79. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William O. — of Tarrytown, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Tarrytown, N.Y., 1927-31; defeated, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William Patrick (1931-2013) — also known as William P. Clark — Born in Oxnard, Ventura County, Calif., October 23, 1931. Lawyer; superior court judge in California, 1969-71; Judge, California Court of Appeal, 1971-73; justice of California state supreme court, 1973-81; U.S. National Security Advisor, 1982-83; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1983-85. Catholic. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died in Shandon, San Luis Obispo County, Calif., August 10, 2013 (age 81 years, 291 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Johanna 'Joan' Brauner.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Clark, William Penn — of Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa. Free Soil candidate for Governor of Iowa, 1850; delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention 20th District, 1857; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: William Penn
  Clark, William Ramsey See Ramsey Clark
  Clark, William S. — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William S. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1952; candidate for Wisconsin state treasurer, 1956; candidate for Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William T. — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Galveston, Tex., 1872-74. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William Thomas (1831-1905) — of Texas. Born in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn., June 29, 1831. Republican. U.S. Representative from Texas 3rd District, 1869-72. Died in a hospital, at New York, New York County, N.Y., October 12, 1905 (age 74 years, 105 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clark, William W. — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, William W. (born c.1858) — of Wayland, Steuben County, N.Y. Born about 1858. Republican. Steuben County District Attorney, 1899; Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1907-28; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
William W. Clark Clark, William Walter (1885-1971) — also known as William W. Clark — of Vesper, Wood County, Wis. Born in Plum City, Pierce County, Wis., July 7, 1885. Republican. School teacher; farmer; county agricultural extension agent; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Wood County, 1921-22, 1939-40, 1943-52; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1948; member of Wisconsin state senate 24th District, 1953-60. Died in Wood County, Wis., May 15, 1971 (age 85 years, 312 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of William Clark (1842-1900) and Clarissa Esabella (White) Clark (1846-1908); married to Estella Lillian Junkman (1866-1970).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Wisconsin Blue Book 1940
  Clark, William White (1819-1883) — of Georgia. Born near Augusta, Richmond County, Ga., September 23, 1819. Member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1841; Representative from Georgia in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64. Died in Baltimore, Md., August 6, 1883 (age 63 years, 317 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Covington, Ga.
  Clark, Wilson Hart (1824-1887) — also known as Wilson H. Clark — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., November 18, 1824. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1859-60. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 14, 1887 (age 62 years, 177 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Ansonia, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Clark (1795-1862) and Minerva (Higgins) Clark (1799-1875); married, February 26, 1849, to Julia Elizabeth Cable (1826-1889; sister of Glover Wheeler Cable); grandfather of Alton Farrel (1879-1934).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clark, Worth See David Worth Clark
  Clark, Wylie P. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, 1834-39. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Zachariah, Jr. — of Newtown, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Newtown, 1821. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Zedoc F. — of Sussex County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 2nd District, 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Zelotes — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1832-33. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Zenas — of Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County, 1840-41; member of New York state senate 15th District, 1854-57; resigned 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Clark, Zephaniah — of Fisherfield (unknown county), N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1786. Burial location unknown.


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