Orson Clark1

#2733, (6 February 1792 - 6 March 1862)
Father*James Clark1 (1765 - 1852)
Mother*Susanna Johnson1 (1765 - 1837)
Birth*6 February 1792He was born on 6 February 1792 at Nottoway, Southampton Co., VirginiaG.1 
1797He removed with James Clark and Susanna Johnson to Hamilton Co., OhioG, in 1797 from Virginia.2 
15 December 1811He witnessed the will of John Benjamin Bridges on 15 December 1811 at Hamilton Co., OhioG.3,4 
Death*6 March 1862He died on 6 March 1862 at Newtonville, Clermont Co., OhioG, at age 70.1 


  1. [S314] Genealogy of Arnold H. Breitenbach, online www.angelfire.com/my/crosleyconnect/fam02262.html.
  2. [S174] S. B. Nelson and J. M. Runk, editors, History of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio: Their Past and Present (Cincinnati: S.B. Nelson & Co., 1894), p. 931.
  3. [S156] Hamilton County Ohio Wills, 1791-1901, Index, online www.libraries.uc.edu/arb/collections/local-government/will-index, box 1; executor Elisha Bridges; Beneficiaries Hannah Bridges, Elisha Bridges.
  4. [S714] Hamilton County Ohio Probate Court, Will Index and Books (1791- ), online www.probatect.org/courtrecordsarchive/willindex.htm, John Bridges; probated 18 Aug 1823, recorded vol. 25, p. 452-3; names as heirs sons John and Benjamin ($50 each), daus. Hannah and Ann ($5 each), wife Hannah one-third of entire estate, son Elisha the land and plantation; residue divided equally among children Hannah, John, Ann, Elisha and Benjamin. [signed] John Bridges, 16 Dec 1811, witnesses Orgia Clark and James Clark present at probate.