John Claxton Sr.

John Wesley Claxton Sr. (1832 - 1924)

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John Wesley Claxton Sr.
Born in Tennessee, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Missouri, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Oct 2010
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John Wesley Claxton, b. 18 DEC 1832 in TN, d. 01 APR 1924 in Hartville, MO at the age of 91.


John W. Claxton married Samantha Ann Sum(m)er in the state of Missouri 1861[1]

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  1. [U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900]
  • Find a Grave memorial 22216572 for John Wesley Claxton
  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( 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.).
  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 14 July 2016), John Claxton, Elk Creek, Wright, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district ED 138, sheet 463B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0741; FHL microfilm 1,254,741
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 20 January 2015), John W Claxton, Brush Creek & Elk Creek Townships, Wright, Missouri, United States; citing sheet 8A, family 134, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,908.
  • U. S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900: Accessed at Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generation Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases.

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