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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 60682 people with the Clarke surname? In that year Clarke was ranked number 40 for popularity in the UK.
The name Stephen means "crown" and is of Greek origin.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Stephen Clarke family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. If you are lucky then you may find some previously undiscovered Stephen Clarke ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Stephen Clarke Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Stephen Clarke family tree.
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Did you know that there are currently 104594 people with the Clarke surname in the UK? Clarke is now ranked number 25 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 72918 people with the Clarke surname in the USA? Clarke is ranked number 133 for popularity in the USA.
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View the distribution of the Clarke surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Clarke surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Clarke surname.
Other names that sound a bit like Clarke
Family names can get corrupted over time, particularly where literacy was not as good. The following list contains some names that have similar sounds so you may want to also look at one or two of the more likely possibilites.Cellers Clarage Clardge Clargo Claricoates Claricoats Claridge Claris Clarius Clark Clarke-Williams Clarkin Clarkson Clarkston Clarricoates Clarridge Clarson Clarycott Clears Clerc Clercq Clerge Clericoates Clericuzio Clerk Clerke Clerkin Clerkley Cleroux Clerq Clowers Colarosa Colarossi Colerick Coleridge Cowlrick Cullars Culross