John Kapp Clark, MD

John Kapp Clark, MD

Male 1914 - 1988  (73 years)

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  • Name John Kapp Clark  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Suffix MD 
    Born 17 Jul 1914  Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Gender Male 
    Event 2 14 Jun 1936  Hartford, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Graduates from Trinity College #2 in his class. 
    Event 1 1948  Cape May, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Purchase of summer home at 1021 New Jersey Avenue, Cape May, NJ 
    Died 23 Jun 1988  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    • Age: 73
    Buried Wayne, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9
    Person ID I2  Clark-Hart
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 

    Father Melvin Reamer Clark,   b. 09 Nov 1883, Northumberland, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1952, Rosemont, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Julia Wilhelmina Ebert,   b. 16 May 1882, Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1941, Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1909  Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Newbold Hart,   b. 17 Mar 1919, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1971, Wynnewood, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 05 Dec 1942  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 13
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Marianna Bray Hoffman,   b. 07 Feb 1920,   d. 06 Feb 2009, Gladwyne, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1972 
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jul 1914 - Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEvent 2 - Graduates from Trinity College #2 in his class. - 14 Jun 1936 - Hartford, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 05 Dec 1942 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEvent 1 - Purchase of summer home at 1021 New Jersey Avenue, Cape May, NJ - 1948 - Cape May, New Jersey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jun 1988 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wayne, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Dr. John Kapp Clark and Thomas Hart
    Dr. John Kapp Clark and Thomas Hart
    Cape May, New Jersey - 1954
    1021 New Jersey Avenue Cape May NJ
    1021 New Jersey Avenue Cape May NJ
    Summer home of John K Clark family 1948 - 1971
    John Kapp Clark
    John Kapp Clark
    Husband of Margaret Newbold Hart
    1936 - Trinity College
    1936 - Trinity College
    Delta Psi
    1964 - Smith Kline and French
    1964 - Smith Kline and French
    Director of Research and Development and member of Board
    1920 - John Kapp Clark and father Melvin Reamer Clark
    1920 - John Kapp Clark and father Melvin Reamer Clark
    Williamsport, PA
    1944 - John Kapp Clark
    1944 - John Kapp Clark
    Army Medical Corps
    Wedding -  Newspaper  Article
    Wedding - Newspaper Article
    Phiadelphia Inquirer - 6 Dec 1942
    1948 - Dr John K Clark  flying Kite
    1948 - Dr John K Clark flying Kite
    Cape May, New Jersey
    Crossroads-of-Commerce
    Crossroads-of-Commerce
    Rockville Bridge - Grif Teller painting
    1964 - John Kapp Clark
    1964 - John Kapp Clark
    Cape May - snapped from home movie
    1944 - JKC Medical Officers Training
    1944 - JKC Medical Officers Training
    Augusta, Georgia

    Documents
    1942 - Wedding picture from Philadelphia Inquirer
    1942 - Wedding picture from Philadelphia Inquirer
    December 13
    1962 - John Kapp Clark elected to Board of Smith Kline and French
    1962 - John Kapp Clark elected to Board of Smith Kline and French
    Philadelphia Inquirer - 18 May 1962
    STUDIES OF RENAL OXYGEN CONSUMPTION
    STUDIES OF RENAL OXYGEN CONSUMPTION
    Jan 1951
    1966 - JKC memorial for Martin W. Clement
    1966 - JKC memorial for Martin W. Clement
    President of Pennsylvania Railroad - Trinity College life trustee and Mentor for John Kapp Clark.

    Headstones
    hs - John Kapp Clark - St Davids.jpg
    hs - John Kapp Clark - St Davids.jpg
    Gravesite of Dr John Kapp Clark.
    Bill Clark at gravesite of his father John Kapp Clark
    Bill Clark at gravesite of his father John Kapp Clark
    Bill Clark at gravesite of his father, John Kapp Clark
    Headstone John Kapp Clark, MD
    Headstone John Kapp Clark, MD
    Find a Grave

    Histories
    History of Renal Section at University of Pennsylvania
    History of Renal Section at University of Pennsylvania
    1946 - Came to head up the Renal section at Penn
    First Year Mathematics Prize
    First Year Mathematics Prize
    Trinity College, 1933

    Albums  J K Clark Professional (8)
    Professional record for Dr. John Kapp Clark, M.D.

  • Notes 
    • 1946 - Dr. Wood convinced Dr. John Kapp Clark to leave the Schmidt laboratories in Pharmacology to start a Renal Section in the Gates Pavilion at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
    • Obituary from University of Pennsylvania magazine:
      Dr. John Kapp Clark, a prominent kidney researcher who established the first renal section at Hospital of University of Pennsylvania in 1947 and served as its chief until 1966, died June 23 at 73. A graduate of Trinity College, Connecticut, he took his M.D. at Penn in 1940 and joined the faculty here after serving in the Army Medical Corps in India during World WarII. An emeritus associate professor at Penn at the time of his death, Dr. Clark had also served as research director of SmithKline BeckmanCorp beginning in 1951 and as vice president and member ofthe board there in 1961-67. From 1968 to the mid-seventies he was also chief of the Delaware Valley Regional Medical Program, set up to coordinate health-care delivery and avoid duplication by major providers.

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for John Kapp Clark MD

    2. [S9] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Williamsport Ward 8, Lycoming, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1599; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 95; Image: 885.
      Record for Melvin R Clark

    3. [S19] Pennsylvania, Veteran Compensation Applications, WWII, 1950, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2013;).
      Record for John Kapp Clark

    4. [S43] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).
      Record for John Kapp Clark

    5. [S22] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for Margaret Newbold Hart

    6. [S89] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for John Clark

    7. [S20] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Number: 717-10-7364; Issue State: Railroad Board (Issued Through); Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Record for John K. Clark

    8. [S21] Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1929-1990; Archive Collection Number: Series 3; Folder Number: 743.
      Record for John K Clark

    9. [S23] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for Dr John Kapp Clark

    10. [S10] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3732; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 51-1401.
      Record for Melvin R Clark

    11. [S12] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2076; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0078; Image: 114.0; FHL microfilm: 2341810.
      Record for Melvin R Clark

    12. [S46] U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;).
      Record for John Knapp Clark

    13. [S11] Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Marriage Index, 1885-1951, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for John K Clark