Clark - Eben Babson Clark (1851-1922)


Clark - Eben Babson Clark (1851-1922)

Eben B. Clark, a grandson of Nathan Clark, early resident of Southwest Harbor, was born to Seth Eaton and Julia Ann Haynes (Babson) Clark on April 7, 1851. Eben married Maria B. Wyman on November 18, 1880 in Tremont, Maine. Eben and Maria had one son, George Freeman Clark, on April 8, 1889. Eben B. Clark died on March 24, 1922.

Eben B. (probably for Babson) Clark was Postmaster for Southwest Harbor in 1883. He was also a farmer, carpenter, and a teacher. He was a Justice of the Peace, performing the marriage of Joseph M. Gray and Phoebe F. Wilson.

Eben's obituary was in the Bar Harbor Times on April 5, 1922.


“Clark - Eben Babson Clark (1851-1922),” Southwest Harbor Public Library Digital Archive, accessed February 20, 2019, 14735