"The History of Winnebago County, Illinois, Its Past and Present", By Kett & Co.

Pecatonica
Page 563

CLARK, Jas. Retired Farmer; Pecatonica; born in Norfolk, England in 1804, came to this country in 1836; lived in N.Y. three years, and came to this Co. in 1839; owns 120 acres; married Miss Phoebe Newton in 1825; she was born in England, and died in 1874; has eight children living, John, Robert, James N., Franklin, Newell D., Duane o., Margaret, and Elizabeth; lost two daughters, Martha and Emily; one son, Isaac, enlisted in the 74th I.V.I and died from wounds received at the battle of Kennesaw Mountain. (contact Claudia Schuman schuman16@att.net)