Watson Gerould Clark, Jr.

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Watson Gerould Clark, Jr.

Hon. Watson Gerould Clark, Jr.
Born 12 Jan 1904 [1]
Tenafly, New Jersey
Nationality American
Alma mater Cornell ('26)
Occupation Realtor
Employer Lansing, inc
Home town Englewood, NJ
Known for Mayor of Englewood (1954-1955)
Religious beliefs Episcopal
Spouse(s) Helen Mary Goodman ( B: Ca 1911[1]; M: 6/14/1928) [2]
Children William Goodman; William Gerould (III) [3]

Watson Gerald Clark, Jr. is notable for having served as Mayor of Englewood from 1954-1955. He was a 1926 graduate of Cornell University [4]. In 1952 he was President of the City Council [4]. He had served as President of the Englewood Rotary club; Chairman of the Englewood Red Cross and President of the Bergen County Board of Realtors [4]. He was President of the real estate company, Lansing, inc. at 67 Dean St., Englewood. [5]

He had two sons; William Goodman and William Gerould (III), both Cornell grads. [3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Staff writer (1940). "Hamilton Ave., List". Hamilton Ave., Census. 
  2. Staff Writer (June 15, 1928). "Marriage of Helen Goodman". Social Notes. New York Evening Post. http://fultonhistory.com/newspaper%2011/New%20York%20Evening%20Post/New%20York%20NY%20Evening%20Post%201928%20Grayscale/New%20York%20NY%20Evening%20Post%201928%20Grayscale%20-%204496.pdf. Retrieved 11/12/2014. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 Staff Writer (April 1, 1958). "Alumni News". Notice. Cornell University. p. 468. http://www.ecommons.cornell.edu/bitstream/1813/27700/1/060_13.pdf. Retrieved 11/12/2014. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Staff Writer (Oct 1, 1952). "Alumni News". Notice. Cornell University. p. 86. http://www.ecommons.cornell.edu/bitstream/1813/27600/1/055_03.pdf. Retrieved 11/12/2014. 
  5. Staff Writer. "NJ-6039". Match books for sale. Seocomcom. http://www.seocom.com/postcard/pc/nj/nj1/nj6039.jpg. Retrieved 11/12/2014.