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Job Clifton
Birth: 1768, USA
Death: Sep., 1848
Casey County
Kentucky, USA

JOB CLIFTON was born circa 1768 possibly in Virginia. He was found on the 1790 Surry County, North Carolina Census. He had land transactions in Lincoln County, Kentucky in years 1802-1806. Casey County was formed in 1807 from Lincoln County. He died in September 1848 in Casey County, Kentucky and is buried on the land where he resided. His Last Will & Testament was executed on December 3, 1847. Admitted to probate September, 1848. It states that his wife's name is POLLY.

He probably married circa 1789 in Surry County, North Carolina because his residence is established by the census records but no marriage record has been found.

CHILDREN OF JOB CLIFTON BY HIS FIRST WIFE (NAME UNKNOWN), ARE:
(1) Nancy Winney born 1791 in Surry County, North Carolina; died 15 Jan 1845 in Sangamon County, Illinois; buried in Morgan Cemetery, Plesant Plains, Illinois. She died before her father. She married George Davenport.
(2) Nehemiah born in 1793 in Surry County, North Carolina; died before 1847 in DeWitt County, Illinois. Died before his father's Will was probated. He married Margaret Davenport. Served in the War of 1812 from Kentucky.
(3) Isaiah born 1795 in Surry County, North Carolina; died before 1847 in DeWitt County, Illinois before his father's Will was probated. He married Sophia Canady. Served in the War of 1812 from Kentucky.
(4) Amanda Elizabeth 'Betsy' born circa 1797 in Surry County, North Carolina; married Elisah Henson in Casey County.
(5) Josiah born 11 Nov 1799 in Surry County, North Carolina; died 15 Feb 1877 in Bastrop County, Texas; married first Sarah Jane 'Sally' French about 1819 in Casey County, Kentucky, second Rosina Conway in Texas.

CHILDREN OF JOB CLIFTON AND WIFE JANE KENDRICK, WHO MARRIED 13 MAY 1804 IN LINCOLN COUNTY, KENTUCKY, ARE:
(1) Dolly born circa 1805 in Casey County, Kentucky; died before her father's Will was probated; married Robert Henson on 3 Feb 1824 in Casey County, Kentucky.
(2) John born circa 1808 in Casey County, Kentucky.
(3) George born circa 1811 in Casey County, Kentucky.
(4) Job born circa 1813 in Casey County, Kentucky; died before his father's Will was probated; married Sally Price.
(5) Mary 'Polly' Clifton born circa 1816 in Casey County, Kentucky; married Elisha Henson.
(6) William Thomas born circa 1819 in Casey County, Kentucky.

JOB CLIFTON married last, POLLY PETTIGREW, but there were no children from this marriage.

 
 
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 Children:
  Nancy Clifton Davenport (1791 - 1845)*
  Isaiah Clifton (1793 - 1840)*
  Josiah Clifton (1799 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Private burial ground on his farm and in accordance with his Last Will & Testament in Genteel Christian manner.
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
 
Created by: Patricia Michel
Record added: May 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111483955
 


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