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Pvt William Wesley Clay
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Birth: 1830
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1863
Georgia, USA

Company K, 18 Texas Infantry, Confederate States Army

Name: William W Clay
Birth Date: abt 1831
Age: 31
Enlistment Date: 1862
Military Unit: Eighteenth Cavalry (Darnell's Regiment)
Source Citation: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Confederate Organizations, compiled 1903 - 1927, documenting the period 1861 - 1865; Catalog ID: 586957; Record Group #: 109; Roll #: 100.

Wounded at the battle of Ringgold Gap (northwest Georgia) On November 27, 1863, and dies of his wounds December 11, 1863
Publication Number: M323
Publication Title: Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Texas
Publisher: NARA
National Archives Catalog ID: 586957


Parents: Abia Clay and Mary Polly Watters
Spouse: Mariah Ann Jackson, married September 10, 1852, Henderson County, Texas 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Abijah Clay (1802 - ____)
  Mary Polly Watters Clay (____ - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Mariah Ann Jackson Clay (1834 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  Alexander Clay (1856 - 1925)*
  John Thomas Clay (1859 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  W W Clay*
  Samuel Clay*
  George Washington Clay (1825 - 1863)*
  Stephen Agustus Clay (1830 - 1899)*
  William Wesley Clay (1830 - 1863)
  Royal/Rial Clay (1831 - ____)*
  Emily Clay Cranley (1834 - ____)*
  Abia G. Clay (1837 - ____)*
  Salina Caroline Clay Simmons (1847 - 1913)*
  Hezekiah Clay (1851 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PVT
CO K
18 TEXAS INF
CSA
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Confederate Section
 
Created by: Paula J
Record added: Oct 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9562326
Pvt William Wesley Clay
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Pvt William Wesley Clay
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- rhondajo
 Added: Feb. 2, 2011
"Fate denied them victory, but clothed them in immortality"
- Terri
 Added: Jul. 18, 2006

- grave hunter
 Added: Nov. 14, 2004
 
 
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