Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Index of Irish Clerkes in Ireland 1600 - 1800

First published: 12 Jan 2011

Listing, with sources, of persons found with the surname Clerke born or living in Ireland before 1800.
In cases of multiple references for the same individual, care has been taken to amalgamate references under one name but some individuals may still be listed more than once where their might be some doubt.



CLERKE

* Abany (Alany?) Clerke, widowed, b. Ireland, abt. 1788, enumerated at Bethnal Green, London, England [1861 Census]


* Alexr Clerke, mar. Martha Unknown, dau. Ann Clerke of Thos. St.  bap 1779 [IG]


* Alice Clerke mar. Nichs Duff, SS Michael and John (R.C.), Dublin 26 Jun 1748 [IG]


* Andrew Clerke, mar. Sarah Unknown, son James Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, 1677, son Andrew Clerke, bur. 1682, dau. Sarah Clerke, bur. 1683, dau. Elizabeth Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin 1684 [IG]


* Andrew Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 21 May 1682, son of Andrew and Sarah Clerke [IG]


* Ann Clerke, bap. St. Audoen, 4 Feb 1672, dau. of Jonathan and Mary Clerke; bur. 26 Mar 1674 [IG]


* Ann Clerke of Thos. St., bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 28 Feb 1779, dau. of Alexr and Martha Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Ann Clerke, mar. Willm Clerke, dau. Ann Clerke of Summer St., bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 1784 [IG]


* Ann Clerke of Summer St., bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 30 May 1784, dau. of Willm and Ann Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Ann Clerke (nee Shaw), mar. John Clerke, St. Catherine's Dublin, 29 Jun 1786 [IG]


* Mrs. Bridgit Clerke, mar. Edwards Clerke, dau. Bridgitt clerke bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1680 [IG]


* Bridgitt Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 17 Aug 1680, dau. of Edwards and Bridgit Clerke [IG]


* Catha Clerke, mar. St. Andrew's Dublin, 30 Oct 1792, Simon Doyle; witness Susana Clerke [IG]


* Catherin Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 29 May 1672, dau. of John and Mary Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Catherine Clerke, mar. John Clerke, son John Clerke on the Blind Quay bap. SS Michael and John, Dublin (R.C.) 1744 [IG]


* Mrs. Cathne Clerke (nee Smith), mar. SS Michael and John (R.C.), 23 Oct 1748, Peter Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Cath Clerke (nee Higgins), mar. John clerke, dau. Catherine Clerke bap. St. Catherine's (R.C.), Dublin 1774 [IG]


* Catherine Clerke, bap. St. catherine's (R.C.), 23 May 1774, dau. of John Clerke and Cath (nee Higgins) [IG]


* Charles Clerke, b. Castlederry, County Cork, 1789; mar. Mary McCarthy, 18 Dec 1814; d. Castlederry, 1877 [FT]


* Cicilia Clerke (nee Cavanach), mar. St. Andrew's, Dublin, 11 Sep 1791, Joans Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Cisly Clerke (nee Sexton), mar. St. Bride's Dublin, 30 Aug 1716, Samuel Clerke [PR]


* David Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 10 Dec 1678, son of Jonathan and Mary Clerke [IG]


* Dorothy Clerke, mar. St. Andrew's Dublin, 17 Aug 1674, Francis Cooke [PR]


* Edmd Clerke, bap. SS Peter and Paul (R.C.), 20 Nov 1781, son of John Clerke, and Margt (nee O'Carroll) [IG]


* Edward Clerke, father of James Clerke who was bap. St. John's Dublin, 1678 [IG]


* Edward Clerke, mar. Bridgit Clerke, son James Clerke, bap. St. John's Dublin, 1678 and dau. Bridgitt Clerke bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1680 [IG]


* Mrs. Elenor Clerke, mar. George Clerke, son John Clerke, bap. St. Paul's Dublin, 1702 [IG]


* Elicia Clerke, witness to mar. of Joans Clerke and Cicilia Cavanach, St. Andrew's Dublin 11 Sep 1791 [IG]


* Elizabeth Clerke, bap. St. John's, Dublin, 1 Apr 1627, dau. of Richard Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Elizabeth Clerke, mar. Wm. clerke, son Ralph Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, 1677, dau. Sarah Clerke bap St. Audoen's, Dublin 25 Mar 1680, son William Clerke bap. 1685 [IG]


* Elizabeth Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin 2 Aug 1677, dau. of Jonathan and Mary Clerke [IG]


* Elizabeth Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 14 Jul 1684, dau. of Andrew and Sarah Clerke [IG]


* Elizabeth Clerke, mar. Diocese of Cork and Ross, 1780, John Atteridge [MR]


* Elizth Clerke Clerke, bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, dau. of Jno. Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Ellenr Clerke (nee Finerty) mar. John Clerke, dau. bap. 1800, St. Finbarr's South, Cork [IG]


* George Clerke, mar. Elenor Unknown, son John Clerke, bap. St. Paul's Dublin, 1702 [IG]


* James Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 6 Nov 1677, son of Andrew and Sarah Clerke [IG]


* James Clerke, bap. St. John's, Dublin, 23 Dec 1678, son of Edward Clerke [IG]


* James Clerke out of Newgate, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 3 Jan 1685 [IG]


* James Clerke, mar. St. Bride's Dublin, 10 Sep 1713, Mary Shwan [PR]


* Mrs. Jane Clerke, mar. Thos Clerke, son Thos Clerke of Coombe bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 1781, dau. Mary Clerke bap. 1784 [IG]


* Joans Clerke, mar. St. Andrew's Dublin, 11 Sep 1791, Cicilia Cavanach, witnesses: Thos Clerke, Elicia Clerke [IG]


* John Clerke, mar. Mary Unknown, dau. Catherin Clerke who was bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1672 [IG]


* John Clerke, Deputy Gaoler of Newgate, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 13 May 1673 [IG]


* John Clerke, Apprentice to Mr. Owen, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 9 Oct 1673 [IG]


* John Clerke, b. Emo, County Laois, Ireland, abt. 1640; mar. Dublin, 20 Jul 1688, Thomasina Coddington; d. 1713 [FT]


* John Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 15 Mar 1675, son of Margarott Clerke (widow) [IG]


* John Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 24 Jun 1675, son of Phillip and Margaret Clerke [IG]


* John Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1 Dec 1675, son of Jonathan and Mary Clerke; bur. St. Audoen's, 5 Jul 1676 [IG]


* John Clerke, bap. St. Paul's, Dublin, 8 Apr 1702, son of George and Elenor Clerke [IG]


* John Clerke, mar. Catherine Unknown, son John Clerke on the Blind Quay bap. SS Michael and John, Dublin (R.C.) 1744 [IG]


* John Clerke on the Blind Quay, bap. SS Michael and John (R.C.), Dublin, 1744, son of John and Catherine Clerke [IG]


* John clerke, mar. Cath Higgins, dau. Catherine Clerke bap. St. Catherine's (R.C.), Dublin 1774 [IG]


* John Clerke, mar. Margt O'Carroll, son Edmd Clerke bap. SS Peter and Paul (R.C.) 1781 [IG]


* John Clerke, mar. St. Catherine's Dublin, 29 Jun 1786, Ann Shaw [IG]


* John Clerke, mar. Ellenr Finerty, dau. bap. 1800, St. Finbarr's South, Cork [IG]


* John Clerke, mar. Jone Coughlan, dau. bap. 1800, South Parish, Cork [IG]


* John Bennet Clerke, b. 1797, Ireland; mar. Sophia Roche; d. 23 Mar 1881 [FT]


* Jonathan Clerke, mar. Mary Unknown, father of Ann Clerke who was bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1672, and John Clerke, bap. 1695 and Elizabeth Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, 1677, David Clerke, bur. 1678, Mary Clerke, bur. 1680 [IG]


* Jonathan Clerke from Ireland, graduated 1784 MD from Edinburgh Universtity, Scotland [SI]


* Mrs. Jone Clerke (nee Coughlan), mar. John Clerke, dau. bap. 1800, South Parish, Cork [IG]


* Jno. Clerke, father of Elizth Clerke Clerke bap. St. Catherine's Dublin, 1781 [IG]


* Luke Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 12 Feb 1673, son of Philip  and Maga Clerke [IG]


* Mr. Clerke, bur. St. John's, Dublin, 6 Jun 1686 [IG]


* Mrs. Margaret Clerke, mar. Phillip Clerke, son Luke Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1673, son John Clerke bap. St. Audoen's, 1675 [IG]


* Mrs. Margarott Clerke, widow, mother of John Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin 1675 and Margory Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, 1676 [IG]


* Margory Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 2 May 1676, dau. of Margarott Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Margt Clerke (nee O'Carroll), mar. John clerke, son Edmd Clerke bap. SS Peter and Paul (R.C.) 1781 [IG]


* Mrs. Martha Clerke, mar. Alexr Clerke, dau. Ann Clerke of Thos. St.  bap 1779 [IG]


* Mrs. Mary Clerke, mar. John Clerke, dau. Catherin Clerke bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1672 [IG]


* Mrs. Mary Clerke, mar. Jonathan Clerke, dau. Ann Clerke bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1672 and John Clerke, bap. 1675 and Elizabeth Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, 1677, David Clerke, bur. 1678, Mary Clerke bur. 1680 [IG]


* Mary Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 23 Jun 1680, dau. of Johnathan and Mary Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Mary Clerke (nee Shwan), mar. James Clerke, St. Bride's Dublin, 10 Sep 1713 [PR]


* Mary Clerke, sponsor at bap. of John Nary of Blind Quay at SS Michael and John (R.C.), Dublin, 1745 [IG]


* Mrs. Mary Clerke mar. Paul Clerke, son Paul Clerke bap. St. Michan's (R.C.), Dublin 1754 [IG]


* Mrs. Mary Clerke, wife of John Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 6 Jul 1672 [IG]


* Mary Clerke of Coombe, bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 18 Apr 1784, dau. of William and Jane Clerke [IG]


* Mrs. Mary Clerke, b. Bandon, County Cork, abt. 1789, mar. Stephen Clerke of Bandon; enumerated at Bethnal Green, London, England [1851 Census]


* Paul Clerke mar Mary Unknown, son Paul Clerke bap. St. Michan's (R.C.), Dublin 1754 [IG]


* Paul Clerke, bap. St. Michan's (R.C.), Dublin, 13 May 1754, son of Paul and Mary Clerke [IG]


* Peter Clerke, mar. SS Michael and John (R.C.), Dublin, 23 Oct 1748, Cathne Smith [IG]


* Phillip Clerke, Sargeant at Arms, mar. Margaret Unknown, son Luke Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 1673, son John Clerke bap. St. Audoen's, 1675; bur. St. Audoen's, 23 Dec 1675 [IG]


* Ralph Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 8 Jun 1677, son of Wm. and Elizabeth Clerke [IG]


* Richard Clerke, father of Elizabeth Clerke who was bap. St. John's, Dublin, 1628 [IG]


* Robert Clerke, bap. St. Paul's, Dublin,  16 Dec 1731 [IG]


* Samuel Clerke, mar. St. Bride's, Dublin 30 Aug 1716, Cisly Sexton [PR]


* Mrs. Sarah Clerke, mar. Andrew Clerke, son James Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, 1677, son Andrew Clerke, bur. 1682, dau. Sarah Clerke, bur. 1683, dau. Elizabeth Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin 1684 [IG]


* Sarah Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 25 Mar 1680, dau. of Wm. and Elizabeth Clerke [IG]


* Sarah Clerke, bur. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 23 Feb 1683, dau of Andrew and Sarah Clerke [IG]


* Silas Clerke (Clark?), b. Ireland, 1764, mar. 1789, Tennessee, USA [LDS AF, FT]


* St. John Clerke from Ireland, graduated 1799 MD from Glasgow University, Scotland [SI]


* Stephen Clerke, Silk Weaver, b. Bandon, County Cork, abt. 1796, mar. Mary Unknown of Bandon, enumerated at Bethnal Green, London, England [1851 Census]


* Susana Clerke, witness to mar. St. Andrew's, Dublin 1792, of Catha Clerke and Simon Doyle [IG]


* Mrs. Thomasina Clerke (nee Coddington) of Holmpatrick, Dublin, b. abt. 1645, dau. of William Coddington and Thomasina (nee Calton); mar. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 20 Jul 1668, John Clerke of Emo, County Laois [FT]


* Thos Clerke, sponsor at bap. of John Nary of Blind Quay at SS Michael and John (R.C.), Dublin, 1745 [IG]


* Thos Clerke of Coombe, bap. St. Catherine's Dublin, 16 Dec 1781 son of Willm and Jane Clerke [IG]


* Thos Clerke, witness to mar. of Joans Clerke and Cicilia Cavanach, St. Andrew's Dublin 11 Sep 1791 [IG]


* Wm. Clerke, mar. Elizabeth Unknown, son Ralph Clerke bur. St. Audoen's, 1677, dau. Sarah Clerke bap St. Audoen's, Dublin 25 Mar 1680, son William Clerke bap. 1685 [IG]


* William Clerke, bap. St. Audoen's, Dublin, 3 Aug 1685, son of Wm. and Elizabeth Clerke [IG]


* Willm Clerke, mar. Jane Unknown, son Thos Clerke of Coombe bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 1781, dau. Mary Clerke bap. 1784 [IG]


* Willm Clerke, mar. Ann Unknown, dau. Ann Clerke of Summer St., bap. St. Catherine's, Dublin, 1784 [IG]

Notes:
- Marriages and Directory entries in the early 1800's are included as the individuals would have been born bef. 1800.
- Most records are Irish Church (Church of Ireland) unless marked otherwise


Abbreviations:
abt. About
b. Born
bap. Baptised
Bart. Baronet
bet. between
bur. Buried
ch. Christened
Co. County
Com History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland
d. Died
dau. Daughter
est. Estimated
etc. et cetera - multiple references
FT Family Tree - Ancestry, Rootsweb
GHI Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Ireland (Bourke, 1912)
Hol Holden's Triennial Directory, 1805/6/7
IG Irish Genealogy
IM Irish Marriages, Walker's Hibernian Magazine
incl. including
IRED Irish Records Extraction Database (Ancestry.com)
LDS Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints FamilySearch.org
LDS AF familysearch.org Ancestral File
mar. Married
Mar Lic or ML Marriage License
MR Marriage Record
MSS Manuscript
poss. Possibly
PR Parish Record
prob. Probably
PRONI Public Record Office, Northern Ireland
R.C. Roman Catholic
RDS Royal Dublin Society past members
SI Later Scots-Irish Links 1725-1825
unm. unmarried

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