Clarke, Rebecca Helferich
- Michael Ponder
Clarke, Rebecca Helferich (1886–1979), composer, was born on 27 August 1886 at College Road, Harrow, London, one of four children of Joseph Thacher Clarke and his wife, Agnes Paulina Marie Amalie Helferich. Her father was a Bostonian, and was described on the birth certificate as an architect. Her mother was the niece of the German historian ...