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James Anderson Claxton Jr. (1798 - 1871)

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James Anderson Claxton Jr.
Born in Virginia, USA or Anderson Co, Tennesseemap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married in Shelbyville, Bedford Co., Tennesseemap
Descendants descendants
Died in Elk Creek, Wright Co., Missouri, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Oct 2010
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Biography

James Claxton, born 1798, was the son of james (or John) and Sarah Claxton. He married Temperance Rackley or Ratcliff, abt 1819. [1] They may have had, at least ten children: Henderson (1823), Elizabeth (1825), James (1827), William Harvey or "Henry"? (1829), Caroline (1831), John Wesley (1832), Noah (1835), Temperane (1838), George Coleman (1840), Emily (1845) and Martha (1847). [2][3] James died in 1871 and is buried at Durbin Cemetery, in Wright County Missouri. [4]

Name

Name: James Anderson /CLAXTON/ Jr.[5][6][7][8][9][10][11]

Birth

Birth:
Date: 18 SEP 1798
Place: Virginia, USA[12][13][14][15][16]

Death

Death: Age at Death: 73
Date: 30 SEP 1871
Place: Elk Creek, Wright Co., Missouri, USA[17]

Event

Event: U.S. General Land Office Records
Type: Civil
Date: 01 JUN 1859
Place: Wright Co., Missouri, USA[18]

Burial

Burial: Durbin Cem. Find-A-Grave #26799658
Date: OCT 1871
Place: Wright Co., Missouri, USA[19]

Military Service

Military Service:
Date: 1812
Place: USA[20]

Residence

Residence:
Date: 1870
Place: Wright Co., Missouri, USA[21]
Residence: 1860 Wright Co., Missouri, USA [22]
Residence: 1850 District 8, Bedford Co., Tennessee, USA[23]

PHOTO

PHOTO @M171@

Sources

  1. A well sourced tree on Rootsweb.com
  2. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCDQ-LFK : 9 November 2014), James Claxton, Bedford county, Bedford, Tennessee, United States; citing family 28, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. A well sourced family tree by Tom Hamm
  4. Find a Grave memorial 26799658 for James Claxton
  5. Source: #S290
  6. Source: #S2144
  7. Source: #S2357 Object: @M5012@
  8. Source: #S40 Page: Source number: 643.002; Source type: Pedigree chart; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: . Data: Text: Birth date: 1798 Birth place: VA
  9. Source: #S27 Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: , Wright, Missouri; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1798 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Wright, Missouri, United States Object: @M5013@
  10. Source: #S28 Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Wright, Missouri; Roll: ; Page: 929; Image: 368. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1799 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Wright, Missouri, United States Object: @M5014@
  11. Source: #S39 Page: Year: 1850; Census Place: District 8, Bedford, Tennessee; Roll: M432_869; Page: 154B; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1799 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1850 Residence place: District 8, Bedford, Tennessee Object: @M5015@
  12. Source: #S2144
  13. Source: #S40 Page: Source number: 643.002; Source type: Pedigree chart; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: . Data: Text: Birth date: 1798 Birth place: VA
  14. Source: #S27 Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: , Wright, Missouri; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1798 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Wright, Missouri, United States Object: @M5013@
  15. Source: #S28 Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Wright, Missouri; Roll: ; Page: 929; Image: 368. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1799 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Wright, Missouri, United States Object: @M5014@
  16. Source: #S39 Page: Year: 1850; Census Place: District 8, Bedford, Tennessee; Roll: M432_869; Page: 154B; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1799 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1850 Residence place: District 8, Bedford, Tennessee Object: @M5015@
  17. Source: #S2144
  18. Source: #S2357 Object: @M5012@
  19. Source: #S2144
  20. Source: #S290
  21. Source: #S27 Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: , Wright, Missouri; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1798 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Wright, Missouri, United States Object: @M5013@
  22. Source: #S28 Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Wright, Missouri; Roll: ; Page: 929; Image: 368. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1799 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Wright, Missouri, United States Object: @M5014@
  23. Source: #S39 Page: Year: 1850; Census Place: District 8, Bedford, Tennessee; Roll: M432_869; Page: 154B; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1799 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1850 Residence place: District 8, Bedford, Tennessee Object: @M5015@
  • Source: S2144 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Web: Missouri, Find A Grave Index, 1812-2012 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com E-Mail Address: Phone Number:
  • Source: S2357 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S27 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1870 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Record; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S28 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1860 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S290 Title: U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815 Publication: Name: Direct Data Capture, comp. U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S39 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1850 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S40 Author: Yates Publishing Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived; Repository: #R1
  • "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4F4-P3D : 17 October 2014), Jas Claxton, Missouri, United States; citing p. 39, family 331, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,325.

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James Anderson Claxton 1798 - 1871

Birth: Sep 18 1798 Anderson County in East Tennessee

Marriage: Temperance Ratcliff) Apr 26 1819 Shelbyville, Bedford Co., Tenn.

Death: Sep 13 1871 Wright, Missouri
Burial: Durbin Cemetery, Hartville, Wright Co., Missouri

Parents: James Claxton 1773 - 1815 Sarah Claxton (born Hillhorns)

Wife: Temperance Claxton (born Ratcliff) 1804 - 1877

Children:

  1. x Richard Claxton 1820 - 1820
  2. Henderson C. Claxton 1822 - 1892
  3. Elizabeth Sanders (born Claxton) 1825 - 1897 WikiTree profile Claxton-180
  4. James Anderson Claxton 1826 - 1892
  5. William James Harvey Claxton 1829 - 1903
  6. Caroline Claxton 1831 - ?
  7. Joshua Calvin Claxton 1831 - 1909WikiTree profile Claxton-253
  8. John Wesley Claxton 1832 - 1924WikiTree profile Claxton-6
  9. Noah C. Claxton 1835 - 1915
  10. Temperance Adeline Wilson (born Claxton) 1838 - 1918
  11. George Coleman "uncle Mike" Claxton 1842 - 1903
  12. Emily Adeline Scott (born Claxton) 1845 - 1925
  13. Margaret C. Russell (born Claxton) 1848 - 1880
  14. Martha C. Claxton 1848 - 1880

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On 22 Aug 2017 at 01:19 GMT John Walker IV wrote:

Claxton-11 and Claxton-49 appear to represent the same person because: This is the same history I have of my great grandfather Philander Priestly Claxton which is well documented in Tennessee

On 6 Mar 2017 at 12:17 GMT Paula Cullen wrote:

Claxton-177 and Claxton-11 appear to represent the same person because: Clear duplicate



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