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Col Richard Claiborne Napier
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1773
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1834
Dickson County
Tennessee, USA

He started Tennessee Furnace, an iron ore processing company, near Barton's Creek in Montgomery County, TN. In 1805 he purchased an iron ore forge located near his company from James Robertson, his father-in-law.

He was a War of 1812 veteran and served as Colonel of the 1st Regiment West Tennessee Militia, consisting of 500 soldiers, from January 1814 to May 1814.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Richard C Napier (1747 - 1883)
  Mary Wills Napier (1757 - 1810)
 
 Spouse:
  Charlotte Reeves Robertson Napier (1783 - 1860)*
 
 Children:
  James Robertson Napier (1800 - 1832)*
  Madison Claiborne Napier (1808 - 1872)*
  Leroy George Napier (1817 - 1866)*
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Claiborne Napier (1773 - 1834)
  Elizabeth Dancy Napier Sansom (1775 - ____)*
  Elias Wills Napier (1783 - 1848)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Nashville City Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Sec 28 - Lot 28
 
Maintained by: Jack Mitchell
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Record added: Jul 06, 2004
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Col Richard Claiborne Napier
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Col Richard Claiborne Napier
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