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Maj Samuel Polk
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1772
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1827
Columbia
Maury County
Tennessee, USA

Father of President James K. Polk; major in the War of 1812. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ezekiel Franklin Polk (1747 - 1824)
  Mary Jane Winslow Wilson Polk (1746 - 1791)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Knox Polk (1776 - 1852)
 
 Children:
  James Knox Polk (1795 - 1849)*
  Jane Maria Polk Walker (1798 - 1876)*
  Marshall Tate Polk (1805 - 1831)*
  Ophelia Clarissa Polk Hayes (1812 - 1854)*
  William Hawkins Polk (1815 - 1862)*
  Samuel Washington Polk (1817 - 1839)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Polk (1772 - 1827)
  John Polk (1775 - 1809)*
  Clarissa Polk McNeal (1782 - 1846)*
  Mary Ophelia Polk Hardeman (1785 - 1835)*
  Benigna Polk Wood (1816 - 1887)**
  Edwin Polk (1818 - 1854)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Columbia
Maury County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Aug 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6659646
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