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CodeNA7611
Dates1832-1891
Person NameClarke; Captain; John (1832-1891); Merchant Navy
SurnameClarke
ForenamesJohn
PreTitleCaptain
EpithetMerchant Navy
ActivityCaptain John Clarke was born in Arbroath on 12 October 1832, the son of David Clarke, farmer at Seton. He went to sea at the age of fourteen and was apprenticed to William Garland, shipowner. By 1857 he was working around the Australia coast. He was at one point captain of SS 'Age'.
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