|Clement Steele Clarke|
October 9, 1897|
Marietta, Ohio, US
March 28, 1967 (aged 69)|
|Place of burial||Greenwood Cemetery in Shreveport|
|Alma mater||Cornell University|
|Political party||Republican nominee for the United States Senate, 1948|
|Spouse(s)||Ellen Meng Lanham Clarke|
Clement Steele Clarke, known as Clem S. Clarke (October 9, 1897 – March 28, 1967), was an oilman from Shreveport, Louisiana, who was the first member of the Louisiana Republican Party to run for the United States Senate since implementation in 1914 of the Seventeenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. He lost the 1948 race to Democrat Russell B. Long, the older son of Huey Pierce Long Jr.
Clarke's first marriage was to Marjorie Terry, daughter of Dr. Roy A. Terry of Long Beach, California. The couple wed on July 13, 1934. The couple soon divorced, and Marjorie Clark married Donald Ballard on December 22, 1936.
- "CA Marriage Certificate". February 23, 2017. Archived from the original on February 25, 2017. https://archive.is/20170225171710/https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G93H-7433?mode=g&i=59&cc=1804002. Retrieved February 25, 2017.
Charles W. Page
|Postmaster at Shreveport, Louisiana
Carey P. Duncan
|Party political offices|
|Republican nominee for U.S. senator from Louisiana
Charles Sidney Gerth (1950)
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