Marshall County Tennessee Genealogy
Family Group Sheet
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HUSBAND: CLAYTON, Morgan
BORN: 1792, Rowan Co., NC
MARRIAGE: Tennessee, before 1815
MILITARY SERVICE: Private, Capt. John Doak's Co., 2nd Tenn. Mtd. Gunmen, War of 1812
DIED: about 1874
FATHER'S NAME: CLAYTON, William - born about 1760 in NC
MOTHER'S NAME: DAVIS, Sarah - born about 1766 in NC
NOTES: Morgan Clayton lived near Cornersville from about 1812
until shortly before his death.  Family tradition holds that
he and his wife left Cornersville for Texas where they died
in Navarro County about 1874. Due to the birth of his eldest
son, Morgan Clayton hired a substitute (Matthais Chitwood) during
the War of 1812 and was not present at the Battle of New Orleans.
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WIFE: STEELE, Mary (Molly)
BORN: 1792, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: Tennessee, before 1815
DIED: about 1874
FATHER'S NAME:
MOTHER'S NAME:
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CHILD 1: CLAYTON, John Steele
SEX: Male
BORN: 1815
MARRIAGE: RODGERS, Sophia Collins
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED: Memphis, TN, 14 Feb 1872
NOTES:
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CHILD 2: CLAYTON, Joseph Alvey
SEX: Male
BORN: 30 Dec 1817, Cornersville, TN
MARRIAGE: POOL, Amanda M., Memphis, TN, 1847
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE: Battle of San Jacinto, Army of Republic
of Texas, 1836; Confederate Army, 1861-1865
DIED: 1873, Navarro Co., TX
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CHILD 3: CLAYTON, Napolean Bonaparte
SEX: Male
BORN: abt 1823, Cornersville, TN
MARRIAGE: MEADOWS, Nancy, 1844
OTHER MARRIAGES: TRENTHAM, Mary, 1842
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED:   1859; Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
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CHILD 4: CLAYTON, William M.
SEX: Male
BORN:   Abt 1831, Cornersville, TN
MARRIAGE: TURNER, Olivia Josephine, 1855
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED: After 1900, Cornersville, TN
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DATE:  Sat, 4 Sep 1999 13:47:57
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