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The Clark family has North Country roots that go back to Edwin Clark, who settled in the then village of Ogdensburgh in 1820. His wife, Sarah Hasbrouck Clark, was the first clerk of St.
Index of the Niles' Weekly Register, a newsweekly published from 1811-1849. Some full text; print available in Special Collections.