Meriwether Lewis Clark, USMA 1830
Born January 10, 1809, St. Louis, Missouri
Died October 28, 1881, Frankfort, Kentucky
Son of William Clark, who, with Meriwether Lewis, made an exploration to the Rocky Mountains and Pacific Ocean, 1803-1806.
Churchill Downs, where the Kentucky Derby is run, was founded by Meriwether
Lewis Clark, Jr. (Born January 27, 1846, s ,
April 22, 1899).
(Born January 27, 1846, suicide by pistol
, April 22, 1899).