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David CLARK
Ruth McBRIDE
WARNING:  Some secondary sources are equating our subject with the David CLARK (b. 1793, SC) who married his cousin, Rachel CLARK, and lived in KY and IL.  These are clearly two different men.
Husband:  David CLARKE / CLARK
Birth:  1810, TN
Occupation:  farmer, shoemaker
Marriage:  21 Jan 1830, Lauderdale Co., AL
Wife:  Ruth McBRIDE
Birth:  1810, TN
Occupation:  homemaker
Children:
born in Lauderdale Co., AL, or Lawrence Co., AL:
1.  (Daughter A) CLARK, b. late 1830 (i.e., in 1830, but aft. 1830 census)
2.  Matilda CLARK, b. 1832/3
3.  Martha CLARK, b. 1834/5
4.  James CLARK, b. 1837/8

born in Lawrence Co., AL:
5.  Daniel CLARK, b. 1840/1
6.  Mary Frances CLARK, b. 1845/6; d. 1928; m. John Henderson DUBOIS (1850-1932)
7.  Amberson CLARK, b. 1847/8

Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Alabama

Sources:

1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service: IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
David CLARK
Spouse: Ruth McBRIDE
Marriage: 21 Jan 1830, Lauderdale, Alabama
Source: Marriage Records (Lauderdale County, Alabama), 1818-1952. Lauderdale County (Alabama). Judge of Probate.

2.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #111 of 114; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1830 AL Lauderdale Co. Roll M19-1 p. 242 Ln. 7 David Clarke 000 010 - 000 100 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1800-1810 = David (b. 1810)
1 female 15-19 1810-1815 = Ruth (b. 1810)
Listed two lines below Widow Matilda McBRIDE (æ 30-40) and her children.

3.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #7-8 of 80; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 AL Lawrence Co. Roll 8 pp. 180B-181A Ln. 22 David Clark 100 010 - 021 010 no slaves 0100000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 4 or under 1835-1840 = James (b. 1837/8)
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = David (b. 1810)
2 females 5-9 1830-1835 = Martha (b. 1834/5)
= Matilda (b. 1832/3)
1 female 10-14 1825-1830 = Daughter A (b. late 1830)
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = Ruth (b. 1810)
1 person employed in agriculture
Listed next to William McBRIDE (æ 20-30), newlywed.

4.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #16 of 132):  8th Dist., Lawrence Co., AL, Roll M432_8, p. 372B, 118/118, enumerated 30 Oct 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
David Clark 40 M   Shoemaker   Tenn
Ruthy   " 40 F       Do
Matilda " 17 F       Ala
Martha  " 15 F       Do
James   " 12 M       Do
Daniel  "  9 M       Do
Mary    "  4 F       Do
Ambers  "  2 M       Do

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