William Clark

Explorer, Settler, Politician

William Clarks Life

William Clark was born August 1st, 1770 in Caroline County, Virginia. He was the ninth of ten children. He died September 1st, 1838 in St. Louis Missouri. On the exploration food was a struggle at times also it was hard to get. His wife Judith Hancock died in 1820 and they had five children together so he had to take care of all of them. Then he remarried to Harriet Kennerly Radford. William Clark was most remembered for traveling across the country 7,000 miles so we could expand our country.