|Birth: ||Sep. 14, 1818|
|Death: ||Jun. 24, 1899|
Son of John Polk Clegg and Martha Boone. Married to Amanda J. Haralson.
Grad. of Georgia Medical College (1846), Forsyth, Georgia. Prominent physician res. Randolph Co., Alabama and Greenville, Georgia. Dr. James was issued a US Patent on February 8, 1876 for an evaporator on brick furnace. K.L. Haralson acted as General Agent, Cusseia, Chambers Co., Alabama. The evaporators were manufactured in Newman, Georgia and sold in several southern states.
SOURCE: The Cleggs of Old Chatham, W. Harold Broughton, Ed., 1977 Pub. The Clegg Family Association, page 149
Dr. James Clegg, a widely known citizen of Almond, died last Saturday after a three week illness at the age of 81 years. He was buried at Pleasant Hill on Sunday. Dr. Clegg was a remarkable man in many respects and was possessed of
untiring energy. He was an active member of the Methodist church. A large family of children and grandchildren are left to lament his death.
SOURCE: Randolph Leader, Roanoke, Randolph Co., Alabama, June 28, 1899
John Polk Clegg (1792 - 1854)
Amanda Jane Haralson Clegg (1824 - 1898)*
John Thomas Clegg (1849 - 1916)*
James Herndon Clegg (1851 - 1923)*
Kinchen Larkin Clegg (1852 - 1922)*
George Washington Clegg (1857 - 1936)*
James Polk Clegg (1818 - 1899)
Sarah Clegg Treadwell (1835 - 1897)*
Our father has gone to a mansion of rest, To a glorified land by the Diety blest.
Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Norman Satterwhite
Record added: Jan 17, 2010
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