Peter Flood Collection
ABEL NEWELL CLARK
Edward Shattuck Sinclair, son of George B. and Elizabeth Keeler Sinclair, was b. Oct. 2, 1857. May 18, 1892, he m. Ruth Arzelia Clark, the dau. of Abel Newell and Helen Brush Clark. She was b. May 18, 1876.
They have one dau., Helen Elizabeth, b. Nov. 9, 1897. Mr. Sinclair is an architect and contractor and is also the proprietor of "Hotel Sinclair" which is attracting much favorable comment.
Mr. Abel Newell Clark and his wife above referred to lived several years in Jericho. He enlisted in 1862 in the War of the Rebellion and was in the service over three years. He was in Co. G, 2nd Regt. Volunteers. He was in the battles of Fredericksburg, Myers Height, Gettysburg, Wilderness, Cold Harbor, Charles Town, Winchester, Cedar Creek and Petersburg. He was b. in 1818 and d. June 18, 1905.
Source: Chauncey H. Hayden, et al, , The History of Jericho Vermont The Free Press Printing Co., Printers and Binders, Burlington, Vt., 1916), p. 623.