Martha Kent, a member of the Clark Family.[1]

The Clark Family was a family from Smallville, Kansas.

Martha Clark was a member of this family.

She married her husband Jonathan Kent, and when they adopted their son, they named him after her family name,[2] Clark.[3]

Members of the Clark Family


  1. As seen in the opening theme of The Adventures of Superboy (1966).
  2. As seen in the Superfriends season 1 episode The Planet-Splitter (1973), where it established that Superbaby was named after Martha's maiden name. However, the name "Clark" wasn't revealed, as Marvin White was preserving Superman's secret identity.
  3. As revealed in the Superfriends season 3 episode Secret Origins of the Superfriends (1978) and the Superman episode The Adoption (1988).
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