|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1792|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 1846|
Lucy Ann Wilson Clark was the daughter of Benjamin Clark 1750–1829 and Jane Mullins 1754–1844.
She was married 10 Oct 1814 to Thomas Springer Bronston, a young Pennsylvanian who had moved to Kentucky with his brother Jacob of Lexington. Tom served in the War of 1812 as a Corporal in Capt. Stewart McGowan's Kentucky Mounted Volunteers. Because of his service he received two Bounty Land claims in 1851 and 1855.
Tom was a blacksmith and farmer; and later became a Minister of the Gospel, and good friend of Alexander Campbell, who promoted non-sectarianism in the Christian church.
Tom & Lucy were the parents of 2 sons and 9 daughters:
1 Eliza Jane 1815–1882 (Sam'l Black, A.N.Dale)
2 Mary Ann 1817–1884 (William Smith Collins)
3 Paulina 1819–1820 fell down a staircase
4 Samira Maupin 1822–1856 (Dr James E Baker)
5 Sallie Ann 1823–1849 (Thos Springer Bronston II, 1st cousins)
6 Thomas Clark 1825–1906 (Mattie V McCreary)
7 Lucy Clark 1827–1909 (David Kennedy Best)
8 Elizabeth Carline 1829–1834 died in a fire
9 Emily Frances "Emma" 1833–1871 (Lewis E Francis)
10 Henrietta Earle "Ettie" 1835–1918 (Dr Rob't C. Chenault)
11 Jacob Chenault 1838–1910 (Sallie Black, Carrie Evans)
Tom & Lucy also reared his brohter's children when Jacob Bronston, died in 1832. They were Thomas Springer Jr (1817), Martha A (c.1822), Mary (c.1823), Jacob (1824), Elizabeth Bronston (c.1829). Jacob's eldest, William H. (c.1813), was Tom's overseer.
Thomas Springer Bronston (1791 - 1869)
Eliza Jane Bronston Dale (1815 - 1882)*
Mary Ann Bronston Collins (1817 - 1884)*
Paulina Bronston (1819 - 1820)*
Samira Maupin Bronston Baker (1821 - 1856)*
Sallie Ann Bronston Bronston (1823 - 1849)*
Thomas Clark Bronston (1825 - 1906)*
Lucy Clark Bronston Best (1827 - 1909)*
Elizabeth Carline Bronston (1829 - 1834)*
Emily Frances Bronston Francis (1833 - 1871)*
Henrietta Earle Bronston Chenault (1835 - 1918)*
Jacob Chenault Bronston (1838 - 1900)*
Wife of Thomas S. Bronston; born near Richmond, Va
Note: Only family lore and ancestry (not .com) supports the name Wilson, for her paternal GG-grandmother, Elizabeth Wilson w/o Jonathan Clark.
Plot: Section B, lot 70
Maintained by: sbhutson
Originally Created by: marcie
Record added: Apr 10, 2008
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