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Family Group Sheet : John Vernon Carlton Clarke/Elizabeth Joan Meyrick (F0635)

m. 27 Apr 1938



  • Father | Male
    John Vernon Carlton Clarke

    Birth  13 Jun 1907  Dublin South Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  Apr 1994  Braintree Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial     
    Marriage  27 Apr 1938  [1, 2, 3]  All Saints, Bulkeley, Alexandria, Egypt  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Charles Neville Clarke | F0824 Family Group Sheet 
    Mother  Bertha Cross | F0824 Family Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Elizabeth Joan Meyrick

    Birth  16 Jun 1905  Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  Jul 1988  Colchester Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial     
    Father  Frederick James Meyrick | F0613 Family Group Sheet 
    Mother  Helen Charlotte Richmond | F0613 Family Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
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    Spouse  Living | F0636 
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    Child 2 | Female
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    Spouse  Living | F0825 
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    Child 3 | Male
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    Spouse  Living | F0826 
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  • Notes 
    • John Vernon Carlton, retired as executive of the Shell International Petroleum Co., and did ten years teaching after retiring from Shell. In 1938, the age of 56, he married Joan Meyrick in Alexandria. Joan's father was Canon Frederick James Meyrick, Vicar of All Saints' Church,
      Hove, and earlier of St Peter Mancroft, Norwich. (See OM page 86.) Vernon and Joan live at The Lodge, Colne Egaine, Essex and have three children:
      - Charles James Richmond, b. 1942, a solicitor in n who married Anne, the daughter of Hugh Boileau Q.C.;
      - Penelope Marion, b.1944;
      - Brian Meyrick Neville, b.1945 who in 1975 worked in Papua New Guinea as Field Officer looking after the 120 VSO volunteers there.
      Charles James Richmond Carlton b.1942 = Ann Boileau b.1949
      children: Penelope b.1944; Brian b.1945. [1]

    Marriage:
    • On April 27, 1938, at All Saints, Bulkeley, Alexandria, by the Rev. R. H. Bradshaw, John Vernon Carlton, youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles N. Clarke, of 12, Egerton Place, S.W.3, and Little Ormesby Hall, Norfolk, and Elizabeth Joan, second daughter of the Rev. Canon and Mrs. Meyrick, of The Vicarage, Hove. [The Times]

  • Sources 
    1. [S08] Family Trees & Websites, Clarkes of Graiguenoe Park.
      Booklet by Ralph L Clarke and Vernon Clarke, privately published 1976; website accessed 01 Jul 2009

    2. [S13] thePeerage.com.

    3. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 30 Apr 1938.