Caroline Haughton Clarke (née Haughton James)

1806 - 1863

Claimant or beneficiary


Widow of Philip Clarke, daughter of John Haughton James senior and sister of Philip Haughton James, John Haughton James junior and Dame Catherine Haughton Clarke (all of whom q.v.). Counterclaimed apparently unsuccessfully on King's Valley in Westmoreland, one of Sir Simon Haughton Clarke's former estates, under a a bond he had settled on her and her husband (who died c. 1830). She was shown as of Simdouth Devon (where her brother Philip was living) in her counter-claim of c. 1834.

  1. Marriage of Caroline Haughton James (a minor) to Philip Clarke Esq., 24/07/1821 St George's Hanover; marriage of Caroline Haughton Clarke (daughter of John Haughton James) to Peregrine Taylor Bingley 20/10/1852 St James Paddington.  Her first husband may have been the Philip Clarke, Captain in HM Regiment of Grenadiers and a Lieut-Colonel in the Army,  whose will was proved 13/10/1830.

  2. Caroline Haughton Bingley of Boulevard des Italiens, Paris was buried at Kensal Green All Souls 23/01/1863 aged 57.


T71/871 Westmoreland No. 268.

  1., London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online] (where her middle name is transcribed as Houghton); PROB 11/1776.

  2., London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online] (where her age is mistranscribed as 51).

Further Information

Maiden Name
Haughton James
(1) Philip Clarke (2) Peregrine Taylor Bingley

Associated Claims (1)

£5,725 2S 4D
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual)

Relationships (12)

Sister-in-law → Brother-in-law
Notes →
Also first cousins once removed. Simon Haughton Clarke's mother Ann and Caroline Haughton James's grandmother Mary were...
Niece → Uncle
Daughter → Father
Sister → Brother
Sister → Brother
Niece → Aunt
Niece → Uncle
Grand-daughter → Grandmother
Grand-daughter → Grandfather

Addresses (1)

Sidmouth, Devon, Devon & Cornwall, England