The Woodforde Family
the eldest daughter of Revd Alexander John Woodforde, was born 2
November 1870 and married Edmond William Clark. He was the son of
Thomas H.B.Clark and Ellen Baker.
Basil Barbour Merriott Clark (1904-1987) married Dorothy who was born in 1906. They settled in Portland, Oregon.
Descent from Cyril
At some stage, Cyril added a final `e' to the family name. Cyril's son, Charles, spells his surname with this additional letter.
Elizabeth died in 1964.
Descent from Basil Clark
Basil married Dorothy. They two sons, Donald (born 1932 and located in Ottawa) and Gerald Hill (born 1940 and located in San Francisco). Dorothy had a son, Rollin Brooks, from her first marriage. He died in 1924.
Donald married Annette. Gerald married Joan Valentine. Neither has progeny. Gerald retired in 2006 and has moved to Brrokings, Oregon.
Donald recently wrote to this site:
"My father mentioned that he had two Scot "aunts" by the name of Thomkins. They had an orphanage which they funded from a trust account hat they were not supposed to have depleted. I have a small Roman brass lamp that they collected during a trip to Italy, about 160 years ago. "
(With grateful thanks to Lee Clarke and Donald Clark for their assistance in creating this page)
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