3440. James C. Clarke was born on 12 December 1901 in Fargo, Cass Co., North Dakota.1483 He died on 9 October 1950 at the age of 48 in Fargo, Cass Co., North Dakota.874 James Clarke was born in 1900 in Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota. He died in the same city. He was married to a woman whose first name, Elizabeth, is all we have. [Has been updated: Elizabeth Hislop].
There were two (2) children born of the marriage.
Obituary from the Fargo Forum, October 9, 1950: "Jim" Clarke NSP Official, Dead at 48. J. C. (Jim) Clarke, 48 of 1226 Thirteen and one-half st. S, resident of Fargo 23 years, died unexpectedly in his home early today. Mr. Clarke was found dead in his bed this morning. R. J. Yoder, Cass county coroner said death was due to a heart ailment. Mr. Clarke was superintendent of the Northern States Power company gas plants at Fargo and Grand Forks. He had been with the company in St. Paul before being transferred here June 15, 1927. Born Dec. 12, 1901, Mr. Clarke married Elizabeth Hislop of St. Paul in 1925. Besides Mrs. Clarke he leaves two daughters, Margaret and Nancy; a brother, Fred of Red Wing, Minn., and his mother in Red Wing. Mr. Clarke was a member of the Episcopal church. Ivers funeral home is in charge of arrangements.
James C. Clarke and Elizabeth "Bessie" Hislop were married in 1925.1483,1484 Elizabeth "Bessie" Hislop was born on 15 August 1902 in Minnesota.5 She was born in 1903 in Minnesota.1483 She lived in St Paul Ward 6, Ramsey, Minnesota in 1910.5 Elizabeth lived in West Saint Paul, Dakota Co., Minnesota in 1920.5 She lived in Fargo, Cass Co., North Dakota in 1930.5 She died on 18 December 1996 at the age of 94 in La Mesa, San Diego Co., California.5 Elizabeth was also known as Elizabeth Hislop.5
James C. Clarke and Elizabeth "Bessie" Hislop had the following children: