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John Linton Slay
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1833
Sumter County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1902
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA

Son of William Sidney Slay and Honor Pelton Futch. Married Permelia Agnes Puckett 09 Aug. 1854. Served in the 38th AL Infantry Co. C. Father of William Wyatt and Dolway Juilian Slay. Justice of the Peace for Clarke County, Mississippi from 1867-1873.
Tombstone inscription:
"He took from him a world of care, an everlasting bliss to share."
Linton, Mississippi a small post office in the community was named after John Linton Slay, a respected citizen of the County.

Family links: 
  William Sidney Slay (1808 - 1881)
  Honor Pelton Futch Slay (1814 - 1853)
  Permelia Agnes Puckett Slay (1839 - 1914)
  William Wyatt Slay (1856 - 1930)*
  Dolway Julian Slay (1859 - 1929)*
  John Linton Slay (1833 - 1902)
  Caroline C Slay Terral (1837 - 1858)*
  Catherine Cornelia Slay Hennington (1845 - 1921)*
  James Buchanan Slay (1857 - 1927)*
  Richmond Oliver Slay (1865 - 1933)**
  Althea Mae Slay Barron (1865 - 1933)**
  Frances Alice Slay Hathorn (1874 - 1956)**
*Calculated relationship
Elim Cemetery
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Gayle Hennington Van Hor...
Record added: May 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36767845
John Linton Slay
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John Linton Slay
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John Linton Slay
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Thank you for your service. Rest in peace with the angels, great-grand uncle.
- Gayle Hennington Van Horn.
 Added: Sep. 11, 2012
Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Jul. 20, 2011
Rest in peace to my great-grand uncle. What a remarkable man, loved dearly by his family and community.
- Gayle Hennington Van Horn.
 Added: May. 5, 2009

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