Clarke Surnames (A.K.A. Clark)

History of Gilmanton
Written by: Daniel Lancaster
Published in 1845 
William C. Clarke, Esq., son of Greenleaf Clarke, Esq., of Atkinson, was born Dec. 10, 1810. He graduated at Dartmouth College 1832, and immediately took charge of this Academy, in which he instructed one year. He read Law one year in connection with the Law School at Cambridge, Ms., and completed his studies in the office of Stephen Moody, Esq. and of Stephen C. Lyford, Esq. He commenced practice in Meredith, in 1836, where he secured a respectable business, and was Solicitor for the County of Belknap. In 1843, he removed to Manchester, where he now resides.