THE CLAY COUNTY, NC
WEBRECORDS PROJECT

The Clay County, NC WebRecords Project is an ongoing compilation of information contributed by visitors to the Clay County, NC USGenWeb site and the subscribers to the Clay County, NC Listserv. If you have an ancestor who was born or married in Clay County or who died here, please submit an entry to the Co-Coordinator.

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BIRTHS THROUGH 1869

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

BRYAN, James Calloway
26 Nov 1857
Death Certificate;
and 1880 Census,
Washington Co., TX
Doug White
BRYAN, Thomas Franklin
10 Aug 1861
Death notice, Waco, TX;
and 1880 Census,
Washington Co., TX
Doug White
MOORE, John Virgil
   Alexander
10 Jan 1866 Written down by J.V.A. Moore Phillip Y. Hogsed, Sr.
KERBY, Leander Alny 9 Dec 1844 Written family records and
  State records
Janet Horn
QUEEN, Charity Pauline 16 Aug 1847 Written family records and
  State records
Janet Horn
PATTERSON, Mary M. 2 Nov. 1857 Gravestone, VA records,
 family Bible (grandmother)
William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Wilson Sullivan 12 Jun 1864 Family Bible, Personal
 knowledge (grandfather)
William T. Ledford
BRAWNER, James A. 25 Sep 1854 Family Research Norma Bridges
HARRISON, Louisa 14 Feb 1844 Family Research Norma Bridges
DODGION, Archie Jackson Jun 1835 (in
Henderson County,
NC)
Obituary, "The Daily Sentinel,
Grand Junction, Co.," 8 Feb 1932;
Family Research
William T. Ledford
PATTERSON, Sarah Ann 20 Mar 1838 (in
Towns County, GA)
Obituary, "The Daily Sentinel,
Grand Junction, Co.," 8 Feb 1932;
Family Research
William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Wellborn 29 Oct 1840 Family Research/Personal
knowledge (ggrandfather)
Philip R. Cole
DALE, Thomas 1810 (in Burke County
NC)
Dale Family Bible Kathy Peck

MARRIAGES THROUGH 1869

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

SELF, William W.
LOYD, Avoline
20 Aug 1857
Widow's Claim for Pension;
Accompanied by statement
  by Rev. Alfred Corn
(states both Clay and Cherokee--
Clay was part of Cherokee then)
Tim Seawolf-Self
DODGION, Archie Jackson
PATTERSON, Sarah Ann
7 Oct 1866 Obituary, "The Daily Sentinel,
Grand Junction, Co.," 8 Feb 1932;
Family Research
William T. Ledford

DEATHS THROUGH 1869

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

SELF, William W.
20 Aug 1865
Widow's Claim for Pension;
Statement of Dr. D.W. Killian;
Tombstone
Tim Seawolf-Self
LOYD, Elizabeth 17 Jul 1899 Personal knowledge Tim Seawolf-Self

BIRTHS 1870-1879

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

SMITH, Roy Elbert 16 Nov 1876 Family Bible elsberry@dalton.net
SELLERS, Sarah Emma 12 Sep 1877 Written down by J.V.A. Moore Phillip Y. Hogsed, Sr.
KERBY, Lethia Caroline 9 Feb 1871 Parents: Leander & Charity Kerby
Written family records and
  State records
Janet Horn
TIGER, Josephine Viola 13 Apr 1879 Personal knowledge (Aunt) William T. Ledford
BURCH, M. M. 1871 Personal knowledge William T. Ledford
TIGER, Matilda Monda 15 Mar 1877 Family Bible, personal knowledge William T. Ledford
SHEARER, Anna Bell 15 Feb 1876 Family Bible, personal knowledge
 (grandmother)
William T. Ledford
MULL, Adeline "Lillie" Minerva 8 Nov 1875 Family Research Keith Brown
TIGER, William Elba 9 Jun 1875 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
TIGER, Matilda Monda 18 Mar 1877 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
BRAWNER, Ann Elizabeth 27 May 1875 Family Research Norma Bridges
BRAWNER, Pairsitty 26 Dec 1873 Family Research Norma Bridges
SELLERS, Clarissa Ann 10 May 1870 Personal knowledge (uncle),
1900 Census
William T. Ledford
SELLERS, David L. 3 Jul 1872 Personal knowledge (uncle),
1880 Census
William T. Ledford
SELLERS, George Henry
(twin)
11 Apr 1875 Personal knowledge (uncle),
1880 Census
William T. Ledford
SELLERS, James William
(twin)
11 Apr 1875 Personal knowledge (uncle),
1880 Census
William T. Ledford

MARRIAGES 1870-1879

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

KERBY, Leander Alny
QUEEN, Charity Pauline
22 May 1870 Written family records and
  State records
Janet Horn
HOWARD, John B.
KERBY, Annie
16 July 1871 Written family records and
  State records
Janet Horn
MARTIN, Jacob S.
LEDFORD, Sarah
9 Oct. 1872 Family research Iva A. Arpin
ANDERSON, S.E.
LEDFORD, S.H.
15 Apr. 1877 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Lucius Andrew
GETTYS, Rachel Missouri
11 Aug. 1876 Great grandparents
Family research
Merrill E. Ledford
Iva A. Arpin
DAVENPORT, James M.
LEDFORD, Susan C.
18 Jan. 1877 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Thomas
OSTAN, Sarah
22 Dec. 1878 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Thomas L.
McCLURE, Emanda
17 Dec. 1874 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Thomas M.
ROBERT, Ledia S.E.
25 Nov. 1875 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Thomas S.
AUBERRY, Mary
12 Jan. 1874 Family research Iva A. Arpin
BRADLY, John
LEDFORD, Tila
20 Oct. 1878 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, T.V.
BERRONG, Marinda
4 Dec. 1879 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, William
HOOPER, Ferabe
8 Feb. 1872 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, B.D.
WALDROUP, L.I.
26 Dec. 1871 Family research Iva A. Arpin
DAVENPORT, J.G.
LEDFORD, Catherine
18 Aug. 1872 Family research Iva A. Arpin
HANCOCK, Jeremiah
LEDFORD, D.D.
10 Oct. 1871 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Eli
UNDERWOOD, Ellen
29 Aug 1876 Family research Iva A. Arpin
POPE, Noah L.
LEDFORD, Hester Ann
17 Oct. 1875 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Isaac
TIPTON, Elizabeth
30 Dec. 1875 Family research Iva A. Arpin
HUGHES, James M.
LEDFORD, Jane
15 Jun 1879 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Jason
LEDFORD, Julia A.
22 Dec. 1878 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Joab
REYNOLDS, Isabella
31 Dec. 1870 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, John B.
PATTERSON, Telitha
4 May 1874 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, John
DAVENPORT, Sarah I.
8 Feb 1873 Family research Iva A. Arpin
PATTERSON, Columbus
LEDFORD, Julia
27 Oct. 1878 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Lafayette
LEDFORD, Louisa
20 Aug. 1874 Family research Iva A. Arpin
DOVER, J. A.
LEDFORD, Malinda
18 Nov. 1874 Family research Iva A. Arpin
RUSSELL, F. M.
LEDFORD, Mary
17 May 1877 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, M. E.
COOK, R. W.
15 Jan. 1873 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, M. I.
CURTIS, Martha
25 Sep. 1870 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, M. R.
WOODS, E. D.
2 Oct. 1876 Family research Iva A. Arpin
DAVENPORT, George H.
LEDFORD, Louisa
27 Aug. 1874 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, R. C.
HARRISON, M. A.
13 Sep. 1877 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Rufus
PATTON, Nancy
10 Aug. 1876 Family research Iva A. Arpin
DIXON, Albert
COALMAN, Alcey
28 Mar. 1871 Family research Iva A. Arpin
MATHESON, Gordon
COALMAN, Nebraska
11 Nov. 1878 Family research Iva A. Arpin
COLEMAN, D. E.
REYNOLDS, M. J.
7 Oct. 1877 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD,D. A.
ZIMMERMAN, Mary
20 Apr. 1879 Family Research Iva. A. Arpin
BRAWNER, James A.
HARRISON, Louisa
26 Mar 1873 Family Research Norma Bridges

DEATHS 1870-1879

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

LOYD, William 21 Apr 1872 Tombstone Tim Seawolf-Self

BIRTHS 1880-1889

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

TIGER, Sophia Deborah 31 Oct 1881 Family Bible William T. Ledford
TIGER, Rillie Mae 3 Oct 1884 Family Bible William T. Ledford
TIGER, John Marion 18 Jun 1886 Family Bible William T. Ledford
TIGER, Effie 27 Mar 1888 Family Bible William T. Ledford
HICKS, George Burton 10 Oct 1880 Family research Tom Hicks
SWANSON, Magnolia 1881 Family research Tom Hicks
SHEARER, Lucy Ann 14 Nov 1880 Personal knowledge (aunt),
Census
William T. Ledford

MARRIAGES 1880-1889

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

WHEELER, Henry C.
LEDFORD, Sarah
1 Jan. 1882 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, S.C.
HOLDEN, J.W.
20 Aug. 1885 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Taylor
GOSS, Martha
8 Jul. 1888 Family research Iva A. Arpin
JORDAN, George
LEDFORD, Tennessee
17 Oct. 1880 Family research Iva A. Arpin
ADDINGHAM, George
LEDFORD, Arminda
18 Aug. 1888 Family research Iva A. Arpin
DAILY, B. D.
LEDFORD, Elizabeth
17 Oct. 1880 Family research Iva A. Arpin
ALEXANDER, J. H.
LEDFORD, Harriet
12 Jul. 1881 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Hiram
PLOTT, Eliza
11 Nov. 1883 Family research Iva A. Arpin
PASSMORE, Elijah
LEDFORD, Ida
29 Jul. 1883 Family research Iva A. Arpin
BRADLEY, G. W.
LEDFORD, Idia
7 Aug. 1881 Family research Iva A. Arpin
KITCHENS, Thomas
LEDFORD, Iowa
24 Mar. 1889 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, James
TURNER, Ella
20 Oct. 1888 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, J. W.
HOGSHED, Harriet M.
14 Aug. 1881 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, L. A.
RABUN, Nancy
20 Feb. 1883 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, L. B.
DAVENPORT, Nancy
13 Jan. 1885 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, L. C.
BYERS, J. H.
31 Dec. 1885 Family research Iva A. Arpin
COFFEY, Joseph
LEDFORD, Margaret
4 Aug. 1889 Family research Iva A. Arpin
HAMLIN, James
LEDFORD, Media
18 Apr. 1889 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, M. J.
ROBERTS, Mary A.
2 Feb. 1888 Family research Iva A. Arpin
BRADLY, L. C.
LEDFORD, Nannie
7 Mar. 1880 Family research Iva A. Arpin
INGRAM, J. W.
LEDFORD, Nannie C.
24 Jul. 1887 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Orville
TROUT, Rachael A.
15 Jul. 1880 Family research Iva A. Arpin
GALLOWAY, Luther
LEDFORD, Rinda
27 Jul. 1888 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Robert
MOSS, Margaret J.
25 Sep. 1887 Family research Iva A. Arpin
CURTIS, C. R.
COALMAN, Adoline
8 May 1884 Family research Iva A. Arpin
VAUGHN, J. D.
COLEMAN, Adeline
12 Feb. 1880 Family research Iva A. Arpin
SHEARER, John A.
COLEMAN, Ellen
2 Jan. 1887 Family research Iva A. Arpin
COE, E. H.
COLEMAN, Georgia
3 Feb. 1887 Family research Iva A. Arpin
COLEMAN, Joseph A. J.
SHEARER, Samantha E.
25 Oct. 1885 Family research Iva A. Arpin
COLEMAN, William A.
SCROGGS, M. D.

Family research Iva A. Arpin
GROVES, William Thomas
RAINES, Sarah Ellen
12 Dec. 1889 Personal knowledge Bill Groves, Jr.

BIRTHS 1890-1899

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

LEDFORD, Henly Cloe 16 Sep 1897 Personal knowledge (Father),
Death Certificates
William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Nettie Unice 12 Oct 1897 Personal knowledge (Mother)
Death Certificates
William T. Ledford
TIGER, Etna Clude 22 Aug 1890 Family Bible William T. Ledford
TIGER, Robert Nevious 22 Feb 1893 Family Bible William T. Ledford
TIGER, Anna 26 Feb 1895 Family Bible William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Glover P. 1 Dec 1890 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
DAVIS, Hazel May 24 Mar 1891 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Clyde Lucille 9 Jun 1894 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, William F. 6 Sep 1899 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford

MARRIAGES 1890-1899

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

MOORE, John Virgil Alexander
SELLERS, Sarah Emma
21 Jul 1898 Written down by J.V.A. Moore Phillip Y. Hogsed, Sr.
BURCH, M. M.
TIGER, Josephine Viola
17 Nov 1898 Marriage license, personal
knowledge (Aunt)
William T. Ledford
WILBURN, Lafayette
LEDFORD, Sallie
22 Sep. 1897 Family research Iva A. Arpin
JOHNSON, Zeb
LEDFORD, Sallie
22 Dec. 1895 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Stanhope
LANE, Callie
30 Dec. 1894 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Thad
ANDERSON, Rilla
29 Dec. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Vinson
MOSS, Anna
6 Mar. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, W.E.
LEDFORD, Mary (Mrs.)
10 Jul. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Welburn
BROWN, Betty
23 Nov. 1899 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, William F.
SMITH, S.M.
30 Oct. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, W. S.
AUBERRY, Joaniah
23 Feb. 1893 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, M. M.
LEDFORD, Albertine
22 Sep. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
FISH, Thomas
LEDFORD, Amanda
29 Dec. 1895 Family research Iva A. Arpin
HOLLIFIELD, Candy
LEDFORD, Ann
27 Dec. 1891 Family research Iva A. Arpin
GROVES, D. A.
LEDFORD, Arie
23 Dec. 1897 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Curtis
LEDFORD, Ann
26 Feb. 1899 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, C. W.
PRICE, Lillie
3 Aug. 1899 Family research Iva A. Arpin
MOORE, L. R.
LEDFORD, Dona
29 Jan. 1893 Family research Iva A. Arpin
PRATER, D. L.
LEDFORD, Dora
20 Feb. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
NICHOLSON, E. F.
LEDFORD, Eliza T.
5 Jan. 1890 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LANCE, J. Alonzo
LEDFORD, Eva
15 Oct. 1899 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Fowler
McCLURE, Maud
7 May 1899 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, George
MOSS, D. C.
10 Jan. 1894 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, G. W.
ROBINSON, M. M.
29 Dec. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
BUCHANAN, J. A.
LEDFORD, Hattie
18 Nov. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, H. C.
COWART, Addie
4 Aug. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, James
ANDERSON, Anna E.
22 Feb. 1895 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, J. D.
LLOYD, Saphronia
16 Oct. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
MATHESON, Lon
LEDFORD, Josie
22 Nov. 1896 Family research Iva A. Arpin
HOOPER, Samuel
LEDFORD, Lilly
20 Dec. 1896 Family research Iva A. Arpin
GRIBBLE, D. M.
LEDFORD, Lilly
21 Sep. 1890 Family research Iva A. Arpin
CLEMENTS, Avery
LEDFORD, Lona (Mrs.)
15 Aug. 1897 Family research Iva A. Arpin
PATTERSON, Marder
LEDFORD, Margaret
4 Oct. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, Marshall D.
SETSER, Lillie
24 Mar. 1896 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, M. T.
LEDFORD, Mary
1 Mar. 1899 Family research Iva A. Arpin
PENLANDD, G. N.
LEDFORD, Mattie
24 Jan. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
MANEY, Albert V.
LEDFORD, May
14 Dec. 1893 Family research Iva A. Arpin
WOODY, John M.
LEDFORD, M. V.
7 Feb. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
BALLARD, Thomas
LEDFORD, Nancy
15 Dec. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
PENLAND, M. R.
LEDFORD, Nannie
8 Mar. 1898 Family research Iva A. Arpin
LEDFORD, R. D.
SELLERS, J. D.
16 Oct. 1892 Family research Iva A. Arpin
McCLURE, A. T.
COALMAN, Julia A.
17 Sep. 1893 Family research Iva A. Arpin
COLEMAN, Arthur
MURRAY, Jennie
10 Dec. 1893 Family research Iva A. Arpin
PADGETT, Edgar E.
COLEMAN, Cordia
22 Dec. 1895 Family research Iva A. Arpin
COLEMAN, M. L.
HARDEN, Nora H.
29 Aug. 1893 Family research Iva A. Arpin
BURGESS, Henry Lecil
MULL, Adeline "Lillie" Minerva
12 Feb. 1895 Family research Keith Brown
SELLERS, James William
SHEARER, Lucy Ann
14 Jul 1898 Personal knowledge (aunt) William T. Ledford

BIRTHS 1900-1909

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

TIGER, Glyne Garland 20 Oct 1903 Family Bible William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Luther 7 Aug 1902 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Carl Shearer 11 Apr 1904 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, John Lee 21 Feb 1907 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
LEDFORD, Martha Elvira 16 Jun 1909 Family records, Bible, gravestones William T. Ledford
HICKS, Jesse Guin Oct 1906 Family research Tom Hicks

MARRIAGES 1900-1909

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

LEDFORD, William
PHILLIPS, Tuener
26 May 1900 Family Research Iva A. Arpin
McINTOSH, Rutledge
LEDFORD, Mary
14 Feb. 1900 Family Research Iva A. Arpin

DEATHS 1900-1909

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

DALE, Neomia Before 1903 Dale Family Bible Kathy Peck
DALE, Thomas 7 Oct. 1903 Dale Family Bible Kathy Peck

MARRIAGES 1910-1919

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

LEDFORD, Henly Cloe
TIGER, Nettie Unice
23 Mar 1919 Personal knowledge (parents)
Marriage License
William T. Ledford

DEATHS 1910-1919

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

TIGER, Effie 23 May 1912 Family Bible William T. Ledford
TIGER, Etna Clude 6 Jan 1919 Family Bible William T. Ledford
HICKS, William Asbury 12 Aug 1919 Family Research Tom Hicks

DEATHS 1950-1959

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

PATTERSON, Mary M. 24 Feb. 1953 Gravestone, VA records,
 family Bible (grandmother)
William T. Ledford
MULL, Adeline "Lillie" Minerva 29 Jan 1955 Family research Keith Brown
HICKS, George Burton 10 Aug 1957
(in Roswell, GA)
Family research Tom Hicks

DEATHS 1960-1969

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

SWANSON, Magnolia
1962
(in Cherokee County, GA)
Family research Tom Hicks
LEDFORD, Henry Cloe 10 Apr 1961 Death certificate William T. Ledford

DEATHS 1970-

NAME

DATE

SOURCE

SUBMITTER

HICKS, Jesse Guin
Nov. 1982
(in Roswell, GA)
Family research Tom Hicks
SELLERS, Lucy Ann (Shearer) 16 Aug 1978
(in Cleveland, TN)
Personal knowledge (aunt) William T. Ledford


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