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Clack Early Origins



The surname Clack was first found in Herefordshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Clack Spelling Variations


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Clack Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Clack, Clague, Clacke and others.

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Clack Early History


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Clack Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Clack research. Another 257 words (18 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Clack History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Clack Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Clack Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Clack Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Clack Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Rich Clack, who landed in Virginia in 1663
  • Mr. Clack, who landed in Maryland in 1695

Clack Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • James Clack, who arrived in Virginia in 1723
  • Abraham Clack, who settled in Maryland in 1774

Clack Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Pat Clack, aged 20, landed in America in 1822
  • Agnes Clack, who, along with her husband John and brother arrived in New York in 1823

Clack Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Richard Clack, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1749
  • Richard, Clack Jr., who landed in Nova Scotia in 1749

Clack Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Noah Clack, aged 22, a farm labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1858 aboard the ship "Melbourne"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Clack (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Clack (post 1700)



  • Zoanne Clack (b. 1968), American television producer, writer, story editor, actress, and medical doctor/consultant
  • Brenda Clack (b. 1945), American politician from the state of Michigan
  • Jennifer Alice Clack FRS, English paleontologist elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2009
  • Boyd Clack (b. 1951), Welsh writer, actor, and musician

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    3. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    4. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    5. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    6. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    7. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    8. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    10. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
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    The Clack Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Clack Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 17 November 2014 at 09:22.

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