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Clarke East & Tutt Family`s

John Thomas East b.Lingfield 1859

Emily Mary Callingham Reeds (Tutt) b.Ewell 1864

John East's sash as Past Provincial Master for the Independent Order of Oddfellows

John Thomas East & Emily Callingham Reeds (Tutt)
were married and had two children

John East (Known as Jack ) b.1887 Leatherhead Surrey
Lizzie East b.1888 Leatherhead Surrey

In 1901 Emily had a baby by George Edward Clarke about whom we know very little. Apparently he was thier lodger eloped with Emily and left her when she became pregnant , she went back to John.
George Clarke had a brother Arthur Clarke
Who lived in Leatherhead. Surrey He served in WW1 in the Royal Engineers and the the Labour Corps. He is
allegedly supposed to have served in India in the 1895 at either the siege or relief of Chitral. George was also
supposed to have been a soldier. The are both supposed to have been born in Ireland.

George Edward Joseph Clarke-East

Picture taken during WW1
Badge in lapel Union Flag and French Flag

George Clarke my grandfather was the gardener at Leatherhead Vicarage
between 1924 and Joining the Royal Military Police in 1940 at the begining of WW2

Leatherhead Vicarage