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Peyton Clay

Male 1800 - 1880  (79 years)


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  • Name Peyton Clay  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 25 Dec 1800  , , Washington County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Nov 1880  , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6
    Buried Branan/Kinney Cemetery, near Toomsboro, Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Person ID I2491  Main
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2008 

    Father David Clay,   b. Abt 1759, , , Duplin (later Sampson) County, North Carolina Province, Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 3 Apr 1816 and 18 Aug 1818, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother Eve Hardin,   b. 26 Sep 1770, , , , North Carolina Province, Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1858, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1792  , , Wilkes County (later Warren), Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    • Rigsby's "Historic Georgia Families" and an affidavit given by Eve Harden Clay in her widow's pension application papers claim David Clay and Eve Harden were married 22 or 26 [the records show both dates on different affivats] Sep 1792 in Warren County, GA. Warren County was not formed until 19 Dec 1793. It is probable that David and Eve married in what became Warren County a year after their marriage.
    Family ID F872  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Melinda Jones,   b. 10 Oct 1805, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1881, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1830  , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 
     1. Lawrence W. Clay,   b. 2 Jan 1832, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Martha Jane Clay,   b. 9 Apr 1834, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1888, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. David Melton Clay,   b. 25 Dec 1837, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Edmond William Clay,   b. 29 Jan 1839, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1898, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     5. Narcissa Clay,   b. Abt 1842, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sarah Clay,   b. 7 Jan 1845, , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1923, , Cochran, Bleckley County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2006 
    Family ID F929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S266] Book: Georgia - Historic Georgia Families, L. W. Rigsby, compiler, (Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969), G929.2 R., 55, 66 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S575] Georgia, Wilkinson - Pension application of Eve Harden Clay, Wilkinson County, Georgia, Series M805; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication 193, image: 29, file W6690/BLWT5001-160-55 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1004] Cemetery: Georgia, Wilkinson, near Toomsboro - Branan/Kinny Cemetery, grave marker for Peyton Clay, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 13 Oct 2006 (Reliability: 3).
      Inscription:
      PEYTON CLAY
      BORN
      Dec. 25, 1800.
      DIED
      Nov. 11, 1880.
      To live the the hearts we
      leave behind is not to
      DIE.

    4. [S1004] Cemetery: Georgia, Wilkinson, near Toomsboro - Branan/Kinny Cemetery, grave marker entry for Peyton Clay (Reliability: 3).
      Peyton Clay
      12-25-1800
      11-11-1880

    5. [S846] Cemetery: Georgia, Wilkinson, near Toomsboro - Branan/Kinny Cemetery [Rootsweb database], Eileen Babb Sumner and Jeannie Sutton Hogue, transcribers, (http://ftp.rootsweb.ancestry.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/wilkinson/cemeteries/branancm.txt), grave marker entry for Peyton Clay (Reliability: 3).
      Peyton Clay
      12-25-1800
      11-11-1880

    6. [S266] Book: Georgia - Historic Georgia Families, L. W. Rigsby, compiler, (Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969), G929.2 R., 66 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S266] Book: Georgia - Historic Georgia Families, L. W. Rigsby, compiler, (Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969), G929.2 R., 55, 186 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S266] Book: Georgia - Historic Georgia Families, L. W. Rigsby, compiler, (Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969), G929.2 R., 66, 78 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S57] Marriage: Georgia Marriages to 1850 [Ancestry.com database], Jordan Dodd, (www.ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).