Michael Christopher Clark (b. Bet. 1620 - 1629, d. August 1678)
Michael Christopher Clark (son of Edward Clarke and Dianna Hayward) was born Bet. 1620 - 1629 in Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, and died August 1678 in Barbados, West Indies.He married Rebecca Margaret Yarrett in England. Notes for Michael Christopher Clark: Hotten's LISTS OF EMIGRANTS TO AMERICA: "In the spring of 1669, Zachariah Moorman, his sons, Thomas and Charles, daughter Sallie Ann (wife of Micajah Clark), Michael and Margaret Clark with their sons, Micajah, Francis, Edward, Roger, William, Thomas and Christopher, and David Terrell, embarked at Southhampton, England, in the ship Glasgow, and sailed to Barbados, West Indies." Michael Clark of Barbadoes was active in recruiting of colonists for both Barbadoes and Virginia on behalf of Sir Anthony Ashley Cooper (Lord Shaftesbury).Clark's name crops up regularly prior to 1670 in accounts of Shaftesbury's colonial activities.He was clearly a man of substantial means given the amount of property when he died in 1678. More About Michael Christopher Clark: Burial: Bet. August 05 - October 05, 1678, Christ Church, Barbados, West Indies. Emigration: 1669, Eng. to Barbados, West Indies. More About Michael Christopher Clark and Rebecca Margaret Yarrett: Marriage: England. Children of Michael Christopher Clark and Rebecca Margaret Yarrett are:
+Micajah Clark, b. Bet. 1646 - 1662, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Eng., d. 1706, Somerton, VA.