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Joel Childress
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1777
Death: Aug. 18, 1819

Father of First Lady, Sarah Childress Polk. He was a merchant and tavernkeeper. He served the town of Murfreesboro as aldreman, and was the postmaster there from 1813 to 1817. 
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  Elizabeth Whitsett Childress (1780 - 1863)*
  Sarah Childress Polk (1803 - 1891)*
  John Whitsett Childress (1807 - 1884)*
*Calculated relationship
Cannonsburgh Village Cemetery
Rutherford County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: kimshockey (reb)
Record added: Aug 10, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7749582
Joel Childress
Added by: kimshockey (reb)
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