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Eliza Clanton Downs
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Birth: 1860
Bryan County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1932
Chatham County
Georgia, USA

Eliza Clanton Downs was born in 1860 in Bryan County, Georgia, the daughter of John Daniel Clanton and his second wife Ellen Ophelia Strickland Clanton. Eliza had six siblings and five half-siblings. She was the wife of blacksmith James Ainsworth Downs. She died at age 72 on January 12, 1932 in Chatham County, Georgia. She is probably buried in an unmarked grave near her husband at Little Creek Cemetery in Bryan County, Georgia.

Thanks so much to Downs and Clanton family researchers for much of this information. Any errors, however, are mine alone. Please go to the "edit" link on this site with any corrections or additions. Thanks to "Old Southern Bell" for helping me correct a big Clanton family error.
Family links: 
  John Daniel Clanton (1816 - 1873)
  Ellen Ophelia Strickland Clanton (1830 - 1919)
  James Ainsworth Downs (1859 - 1924)
  Burther Eurethia Downs (1879 - 1879)*
  Herbert Alonzo Downs (1881 - 1881)*
  Alice Grundel Downs (1882 - 1883)*
  Infant Downs (1889 - 1889)*
  Caroline Elizabeth Clanton Cribbs (1843 - 1905)**
  William Jakel Clanton (1849 - 1927)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Clanton Ennis (1850 - 1934)*
  John Simeon Clanton (1851 - 1894)*
  Mary Ann Clanton Smith (1855 - 1929)*
  Marshal A Clanton (1858 - 1905)*
  Eliza Clanton Downs (1860 - 1932)
  Susan Emiline Clanton Hodges (1865 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Little Creek Cemetery
Fort Stewart
Bryan County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Sharlotte Neely Donnelly
Record added: May 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69859627
Eliza <i>Clanton</i> Downs
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Eliza <i>Clanton</i> Downs
Added by: Sharlotte Neely Donnelly
Eliza <i>Clanton</i> Downs
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- Sharlotte Neely Donnelly
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