Henry Blanton Clark

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Henry Blanton Clark
Henry was born in 1802 in Virginia and died 19 May 1887 in Elmwood, Smith Co., Tennessee.
In 1834 he was married in Snow Creek, Tennessee to Martha Brown, daughter of Maurice Brown
and Katherine Hughes. Martha was born in 1806 in Amherst County Virginia.
Henry and Martha had 7 children:

Frances Clark b. 13 Oct 1835 in Jackson Co., TN d: 19 March 1898 married John Phillip Burford
A picture of their son appears on this website:

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Lemuel Blanton Clark b. 1839 married Lydia Ann Lee on 5 June 1867 in Smith Co.

Morris Brown Clark b. 26 Oct 1841 in Cookeville, Putnum Co., Tennessee d: 15 Jan 1896
Dodd City, Fannin Co., Texas married Nancy Hughes Ragland 22 August 1863 Smith Co.

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Seton Taylor Clark b. 1845 Elmwood, Smith Co., Tennessee d: 22 Feb 1922 Nashville,
Davidson Co., Tennessee married 1st 15 Oct 1868 in Enigma, Smith Co., Tennessee to
Tennessee Jane "Tennie" Apple, 2nd 27 Nov 1889 Smith Co., Tennessee to Cynthia Brevard

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Willie Clark b. 1847.

Henry and Martha had two children who died at birth, b: 1837 & 1843

The 1870 Jackson Co census indicates Henry was a merchant. By 1880 he was remarried
to a M. M. Clark. Also living with them was his neice Lillie Mahaney, age 11.

Lemuel Blanton Clark or Lee G. Clark
This photo was sent to my by Beulah Clark, granddaughter of Seton Taylor Clark.
She was uncertain if this was Lemuel Blanton Clark or Lee G. Clark the son of Lemuel
Blanton Clark and Lydia Ann Lee. The photo was taken in Richmond, Virginia.

Lemuel Blanton Clark was born in 1839 to Henry Blanton Clark and Martha Brown. It is
assumed this was in Tennessee because his elder sister was born in Jackson Co., and
his next younger sibling was born in Putnam Co.

Lemuel married on June 5, 1867 in Smith Co., to Lydia Ann Lee. They had 4 children:

Lee G. Clark b: 1869 married 1st: Annie Smith 2nd: Annie Abernathy

Katherine M. Cassie Clark b: Sep 1872 m: 5 June 1891 in Smith Co to Charles E. Jellicourse

Samuel Lucien Clark b: Jan 1874 in Tennessee d: 1936 m: 25 May 1898 to Mary McClain

Frances H. Clark b: Jan 1876

Lee G. Clark and Annie Abernathy had 3 children:
Andrew Abernathy Clark; Ruth Eddie Clark; and Benton Clark

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