Trinidad sir ellis clark, the first president of trinidad has died at 92 clark helped create trinidad and tobago's constitution and was the country's first president after the country ceased to be a republic of england in 1976. January 08, 2011 funeral of sir ellis clarke in pictures sir ellis laid to rest archbishop of port-of-spain edward gilbert, chief celebrant at the state funeral for sir ellis clarke brought a chuckle to the proceedings when he told the congregation he was not aware that he was to deliver the. To peter, margaret-ann, john, michael, alexander, david, katrina and other family members, his excellency president richards and dr jean ramjohn-richards, the honourable chief justice justice ivor archie, the honourable president of the senate timothy. In september 2010, sir ellis clarke indicated that he had come to the end of his relationship with the constitution reform process in trinidad and tobago. In 1969, seven years after t&t gained its independence from great britain, a national awards ceremony was held for the first time to honour citizens who had excelled in their fields receiving the trinity cross that year were sir ellis clarke for his. This is a list of the heads of state of trinidad and tobago, from the independence of trinidad and tobago in 1962 to the present day sir ellis clarke (1918-2010.
Archbishop of port-of-spain edward gilbert, chief celebrant at the state funeral for sir ellis clarke brought a chuckle to the proceedings when he told the congregation he was not aware that he was to deliver the homily hundreds of people lined the streets of port-of-spain yesterday. Genealogy for ellis emmanuel innocent clarke (1917 - 2010) family tree on geni, with over 180 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives. Sir ellis emmanuel innocent clarke tc gcmg (28 december 1918 - 30 december 2010) was the second and last governor-general of trinidad and tobago and the first president of trinidad and tobago. Trinidad and tobago's first president, sir ellis clarke, died last night, two days after his 93rd birthday he had been recuperating at his home in fairways, maraval, following a massive stroke last month in a brief statement last night, his son peter clarke said: sir ellis clarke passed away.
We welcome you to sosrocks1 enjoy this site is designed for us to help each other and to make learning fun and stress free. Media in category government of trinidad and tobago the following 11 files are in this category, out of 11 total sir ellis clarke (cropped 2)jpg 1,045 1,222 56 kb sir ellis clarke (cropped)jpg 1,197 1,795 78 kb. Trinidad and tobago became a republic on august 1, 1976 sir ellis clarke said that we as a nation, have reached an age of reason where we can take our time, sit calmly and deliberate what we want.
Sir ellis emmanuel innocent clarke, tc, gcmg was the second and last governor-general of trinidad and tobago and the first president of trinidad and tobago died he was , 93. Sir ellis emmanuel innocent clarke, tc, gcmg  was the second and last governor-general of trinidad and tobago and the first president of trinidad and tobago died he was , 93 clarke was one of the main architects of trinidad and tobago's 1962 independence constitution (28 december. The original home of the order was the palace of st michael and st george in corfu this was the home of the lord high commissioner of the ionian islands sir ellis clarke, tc, gcmg (1972) sir edward peck, gcmg (1974. Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia, created and edited by volunteers around the world and hosted by the wikimedia foundation.
Title: op49 - clarke, ellis, sir: author: laurence, keith jordan, alma: abstract: sir ellis clarke was president of the republic of trinidad and tobago at the time when this interview was done. Heroes gallery national award recipients the order of the republic of trinidad & tobago gisl library archives sir ellis clarke, cmg, qc - ambassador to the united states of america - drafting the constitution of independent trinidad and tobago.
Goodbye to a patriot farewell to a man who passed through this life providing his fellow citizens with exemplary citizenship which can be followed through the ages to come: sir ellis emmanuel innocent clarke, of him it could be truly said that he walked. The relevance of the synod document justice in the world today address given by victor scheffers in port of spain, trinidad, at the sir ellis clarke memorial conference, 12 november 2011. The lawyer and diplomat ellis clarke, who has died aged 93, played a leading role when trinidad and tobago became an independent country in 1962. Grenada governor general sir carlyle glean who attended the state funeral for sir ellis clarke at the national academy for the performing arts in port-of-spain (napa), said relations between his country and t&t were too close to stay away.