Myron CLARK
Laura GALUSHA


Husband:  Myron CLARK
Birth:  1790, Rensselaer Co., New York
Death:  8 Mar 1869, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont 
Burial:  Mar 1869, Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont
Father:  Henry CLARK
Mother:  Desire DOWNER

Marriage:   18 Sep 1811, Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., Vermont 

Wife:  Laura GALUSHA
Birth:  15 Nov 1789, Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., Vermont 
Death:  12 Jan 1865, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont 
Burial:  Jan 1865, Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont
Father:   Jacob GALUSHA Esq.
Mother:    Parthenia HARD 

Children:
1. Augustus Galusha CLARK, b: 1 Oct 1812, Rupert, Bennington Co., Vermont
2. Narcissa B. CLARK, b: 7 Nov 1814, Rupert, Bennington Co., Vermont
3. Edna CLARK, b: 18 Jan 1817, Rupert, Bennington Co., Vermont
4. Jane CLARK, b: 9 Mar 1819, Rupert, Bennington Co., Vermont
5. Myron CLARK Jr., b: 17 May 1821, Rupert, Bennington Co., Vermont
                                   d: 17 Dec 1836, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont
                                bur: Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont
6. Laura CLARK, b: 13 Jul 1823, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont
7. Cornelia CLARK, b: 27 Dec 1825, Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont
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Notes:
MYRON and both his wives are buried in a family lot in Manchester, VT, where stands a very fine monument bearing the inscriptions of himself, both of his wives and deceased children.

Hibbard in his History of Rupert, Vermont, page 209, says:
"MYRON CLARK son of HENRY and DEZIER DOWNER CLARK, Hoosic 1790 settled in Rupert prior to 1820; Town Representative 1823. Removed to Manchester and engaged many years in the tannery business; A prime mover in the building of the Western Vermont R.R. Judge MYRON CLARK was one of Vermont's foremost Citizens and held several important offices. He was assistant Judge of the County Court of Bennington, VT, for thee years from 1826, a member of the Governor's Council for three years from 1830 and Judge of the Probate Court of his County four years from 1834.  Married Laura Galusha."

1830 Federal Census Data (M19_184, Page 102), Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 CLARK, Myron

Males

0

1

0

2

2

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

1

1

2

1

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 1 Male

5 9

1821 1825

  =  Myron Jr        (b: 1821)

 2 Males

15 19

1811 1815

  =  Augustus       (b: 1812)
  =  Unknowns

 2 Males

20 29

1801 1810

  =  2 Unknowns

 1 Male

30 39

1791 1800

  =  Unknown

 1 Male

40 49

1781 1790

  =  Myron            (b: 1790)

 1 Female

< 5

1826 1830

  =  Cornelia         (b: 1825)

 1 Female

5 9

1821 1825

  =  Laura             (b: 1823)

 2 Females

10 14

1816 1820

  =  Edna              (b: 1817)
  =  Jane              (b: 1819)

 1 Female

15 19

1811 1815

  =  Narcissa        (b: 1814)

 1 Female

40 49

1781 1790

  =  Laura             (b: 1789)

1840 Federal Census Data (M704_539, Page 235), Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont

NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 CLARK, Myron

Males

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

0

0

0

2

2

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 1 Male

20 29

1811 1820

  =  Unknown

 1 Male

40 49

1791 1800

  =  Myron              (b: 1790)

 2 Females

15 19

1821 1825

  =  Cornelia           (b: 1825)
  =  Laura               (b: 1823)

 2 Females

20 29

1811 1820

  =  Edna                (b: 1817)
  =  Jane                (b: 1819)

 1 Female

50 59

1781 1790

  =  Laura               (b: 1789)

1850 Federal Census Data (M432_0921, Page 122), Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont,
                                                                                                                        Enumeration Date: 10-Oct-1850, Family #957

 NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

 Occupation
or Trade

Real Estate

POB

Attend School

Cannot R/W

D, D, B, I,
I, P, or C

 CLARK, Myron

60

M

W

 -----

$6,000

NY

 

 

 

               Laura

60

F

W

 

 

VT

 

 

 

               Cornelia

24

F

W

 

 

VT

 

 

 

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_1316, Page 832), Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont,
                                                                                                                            Enumeration Date: 2-Jul-1860, Family #762

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

Attend
School

Cannot R / W

D, D, B, I, I, P, or C

 CLARK, Myron

69

M

W

 Farmer

$1,500

$30,000

NY

 

 

 

               Laura

69

F

W

 Wife

 

 

VT

 

 

Deranged

After Laura died, Myron was married for a short time to Sarah Burch.
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Sources:
1) Marriage: Shaftsbury Bennington County Vermont Vital Statistics - Marriages; Book 1, Page 81