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Hon. James Brown CLAY C.S.A.

9 Nov 1817 - 26 Jan 1864

ID Number: I46747

  • TITLE: Hon.
  • OCCUPATION: C.S.A. Congressman; mbr of peace committee in 1861 Wash D.C.
  • RESIDENCE: Lexington, KY and Montreal, Canada
  • BIRTH: 9 Nov 1817, Washington, D.C.
  • DEATH: 26 Jan 1864, Montreal, Canada
  • BURIAL: Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  • RESOURCES: See: Notes
Father: Henry CLAY "The Great Compromiser"
Mother: Lucretia HART


Family 1 :
  1.  Henry "Harry" CLAY

Notes


Clay, James Brown (1817-1864) Nephew of Porter Clay; son of Henry Clay (1777-1852); brother of Thomas Hart Clay; father of Henry Clay (1849-1884). Born in Washington, D.C., November 9, 1817. U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Portugal, 1849-50; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 8th District, 1857-59. Died of tuberculosis, in Montreal, Canada, January 26, 1864. Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky. http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/clark-clayp.html#R9M0ISQWN
(See also his congressional biography.)


CLAY, James Brown, (son of Henry Clay), a Representative from Kentucky; born in Washington, D.C., November 9, 1817; pursued preparatory studies; attended Transylvania University, Lexington, Ky., and Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio; clerk in a countinghouse in Boston 1832-1834; studied law at Lexington Law School; was admitted to the bar and practiced with his father in Lexington; Chargé d’Affaires to Portugal from August 1, 1849, to July 19, 1850; was a resident of Missouri in 1851 and 1852, when he returned to Lexington, Ky.; elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-fifth Congress (March 4, 1857-March 3, 1859); was not a candidate for renomination in 1858; declined the appointment by President Buchanan to a mission to Germany; member of the peace convention of 1861 held in Washington, D.C., in an effort to devise means to prevent the impending war; during the Civil War identified himself with the Confederacy; died in Montreal, Canada, January 26, 1864, where he had gone for his health; interment in Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Kentucky. http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=C000483


"James Brown Clay married Susan Jacob of Louisville and became a lawyer and congressman. They lived at 'Clay Villa', now in Bell Court. After fighting in the Confederate Army, he died in Canada." http://www.airtanker.com/mcnally/index.html



                                                            _John CLAY __________+
                                                           | (1718 - 1761) m 1740
                                      _John CLAY __________|
                                     | (1742 - 1781) m 1765|
                                     |                     |_Sarah WATKINS ______+
                                     |                       (1726 - 1750) m 1740
 _Henry CLAY "The Great Compromiser"_|
| (1777 - 1852) m 1799               |
|                                    |                      _George HUDSON ______+
|                                    |                     | (1712 - 1772) m 1745
|                                    |_Elizabeth HUDSON ___|
|                                      (1748 - 1829) m 1765|
|                                                          |_Elizabeth JENNINGS _+
|                                                            (1729 - 1782) m 1745
|
|--James Brown CLAY C.S.A.
|  (1817 - 1864)
|                                                           _Thomas HART II______+
|                                                          | (1700 - 1755) m 1730
|                                     _Thomas HART III_____|
|                                    | (1730 - 1808) m 1764|
|                                    |                     |_Susannah RICE ______+
|                                    |                       (1700 - ....) m 1730
|_Lucretia HART _____________________|
  (1781 - 1864) m 1799               |
                                     |                      _John GRAY __________
                                     |                     | (1720 - ....)       
                                     |_Susanna GRAY _______|
                                       (1749 - 1832) m 1764|
                                                           |_____________________
                                                                                 

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Lucy Wooten OWEN

ABT 1800 - ____

ID Number: I41380

  • RESIDENCE: Woodford Co. KY
  • BIRTH: ABT 1800
  • RESOURCES: See: [S1510]
Father: Abraham OWEN
Mother: Martha DUPUY


Family 1 : William SMITH
  1. +Martha Owen SMITH

                                              ______________________
                                             |                      
                       ______________________|
                      |                      |
                      |                      |______________________
                      |                                             
 _Abraham OWEN _______|
| (1769 - 1811) m 1797|
|                     |                       ______________________
|                     |                      |                      
|                     |______________________|
|                                            |
|                                            |______________________
|                                                                   
|
|--Lucy Wooten OWEN 
|  (1800 - ....)
|                                             _John James DUPUY ____+
|                                            | (1698 - 1775) m 1728 
|                      _Bartholomew DUPUY II_|
|                     | (1732 - 1796) m 1756 |
|                     |                      |_Susannah le VILLIAN _+
|                     |                        (1700 - 1775) m 1728 
|_Martha DUPUY _______|
  (1771 - ....) m 1797|
                      |                       _Joseph MOTLEY II_____+
                      |                      | (1706 - 1777) m 1734 
                      |_Mary MOTLEY _________|
                        (1740 - 1831) m 1756 |
                                             |_Elizabeth FORREST ___+
                                               (1716 - 1799) m 1734 

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[S1510]


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Michael SHERMAN

ABT 1730 - ____

ID Number: I94726

  • RESIDENCE: of James City Co. VA
  • BIRTH: ABT 1730
  • RESOURCES: See: [S3487]

Family 1 :
  1. + SHERMAN

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[S3487]


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Samuel STEWART

ABT 1775 - ABT 1854

ID Number: I69522

  • RESIDENCE: of Amherst Co. VA
  • BIRTH: ABT 1775
  • DEATH: ABT 1854
  • RESOURCES: See: [S1236]
Father: John STEWART
Mother: Ann HAW


Notes


+ Elizabeth JOHNSON b: ABT. 1780

                                                      _____________________
                                                     |                     
                       _John STEWART "the Immigrant"_|
                      | (1695 - 1784)                |
                      |                              |_____________________
                      |                                                    
 _John STEWART _______|
| (1734 - 1784) m 1755|
|                     |                               _____________________
|                     |                              |                     
|                     |______________________________|
|                                                    |
|                                                    |_____________________
|                                                                          
|
|--Samuel STEWART 
|  (1775 - 1854)
|                                                     _____________________
|                                                    |                     
|                      _John HAW "the Immigrant"_____|
|                     | (1718 - 1779)                |
|                     |                              |_____________________
|                     |                                                    
|_Ann HAW ____________|
  (1738 - 1830) m 1755|
                      |                               _John RICHARDSON ____
                      |                              | (1690 - 1753)       
                      |_Sarah RICHARDSON ____________|
                        (1720 - ....)                |
                                                     |_____________________
                                                                           

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Mary TUCKER

ABT 1680 - ____

ID Number: I98047

  • RESIDENCE: VA
  • BIRTH: ABT 1680
  • RESOURCES: See: [S3562]

Family 1 : Richard TALLEY
  1. +Frances TALLEY

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