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Sarah Clark

F, #2479, b. 15 August 1839
  • Birth*: Sarah Clark was born on 15 August 1839 at Marywell, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • She was the daughter of John Clark and Lilias Cameron.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Sarah Clark married Robert Walker Pitkethly, son of John Pitkethly and Helen McNaughton, on 14 November 1859 at Newburgh Manse, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland; from Irene Pollands Hall Jan 2006; Marriage registration #8 for 1859 in Newburgh; On 14 November 1859 at Newburgh manse; Robert Pitkethly, age 27, residing Newburgh, linen weaver, bachelor, son of John Pitkethly, stone mason, deceased, and Helen Pitkethly MS McNaughton, deceased was married to Sarah Clark, age 23, residing Mt. Pleasant, parish of Abdie, linen weaver, spinster, daughter of James Clark, forester, and Helen Clark MS McGregor, deceased; Witnesses were George Fotheringham and Agnes Clark.
  • Married Name: As of 14 November 1859, her married name was Pitkethly.
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Sarah Clark is commemorated on the headstone erected after 24 January 1943 at Newburgh Cemetery, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland. Inscription reads ref 216 Helen Pitkethly daughter of Robert & Sarah died 24.1.1943.2

Census Events

Principal3 April 1881Sarah Clark appeared in the 1881 census at Mount Pleasant, Abdie, Fife, Scotland. FHL film 0203516 GRO ref vol 400 enumdist 1 page 13; Sarah Pitkethly, head, wid, 40, linen weaver, Marytown Forfarshire [1881 census CD feb 2008].
Last Edited: 30 Sep 2011


Father*: John Clark
Mother*: Lilias Cameron


Robert Walker Pitkethly b. 10 Nov 1830, d. b 3 Apr 1881


James Clark Pitkethly b. 1861, d. 24 May 1947
Margaret Pitkethly b. 26 Feb 1863
Helen Pitkethly b. 17 Nov 1864, d. 24 Jan 1943
Robert Pitkethly b. 21 Mar 1869
Agnes Pitkethly b. 16 Dec 1870


  1. [S40] From Flora Rookes [Aug 2010].
  2. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) Rootsweb SCT-FIFE-L archives Norval [Feb 2008].