Rook Clarke

???? - 1788


Apparently resident slave-owner in Jamaica, owner of Queenhithe in St Ann in 1780 and possibly until his death c. 1788.

  1. A letter from Francis Grant to Charles Gordon dated 04/07/1788 shows that his old friend Rook Clarke had recently died.


  1. GB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections, Gordons of Buthlaw and Cairness: Estate and Family papers, MS 1160/6/57.

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1780 [EA] - 1780 [LA] → Owner