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David Henderson McCleskey
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1783
Death: Nov. 29, 1879

David Henderson McCleskey was born 2 Aug 1783 in Abbeville District, South Carolina, USA, and died 29 Nov 1879 in Marshall County, Alabama, USA. He was buried in Etowah County in Bristow Cove Cemetery, Alabama, USA. He was the son of James McCleskey and Isabella Rhea. He married Martha Jane Jarrett 10 Nov 1803 in South Carolina, USA, daughter of Howell Jarrett and Jane Smiley Coats. She was born 9 Apr 1785 in Wilkes County, Georgia, USA, and died 2 May 1853 in Blount County, Alabama, USA. She was buried in Etowah County in Bristow Cove Cemetery, Alabama, USA. He married Rebecca Ann Kent 25 Oct 1855 in Guntersville, Marshall County, Alabama, USA. She died 19 Oct 1890 in Guntersville, Marshall County, Alabama, USA. She was buried in Etowah County in Bristow Cove Cemetery, Alabama, USA. 
 
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 Parents:
  James McCleskey (1755 - 1842)
 
 Spouses:
  Martha Jane Jarrett McCleskey (1785 - 1853)
  Rebecca Ann Kent McCleskey (1810 - 1880)
 
 Children:
  James Jarrett McCleskey (1804 - 1866)*
  Thaddeus Henderson McCleskey (1806 - 1854)*
  Joseph Howell McCleskey (1807 - 1882)*
  Louisa Rhea McCleskey Wood (1810 - 1875)*
  Zemuely Coats McClesky Guyton (1811 - 1872)*
  David Milton McCleskey (1815 - 1850)*
  Martha Matilda McCleskey Wood (1820 - 1898)*
  Thomas Adams McCleskey (1822 - 1895)*
  Nathaniel Turk McCleskey (1824 - 1894)*
 
 Sibling:
  David Henderson McCleskey (1783 - 1879)
  James Rhea McCleskey (1788 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bristow Cove Cemetery
Boaz
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Dave Parker
Originally Created by: Matt
Record added: Jul 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28082368
David Henderson McCleskey
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David Henderson McCleskey
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Thank you for who you were on this earth. Thank you for loving God, family, and country. I am excited to come pay my respects to you tomorrow. Love one of your fourth great granddaughters.
- Julee
 Added: May. 20, 2016
This grave stone is said to have been made by my grandmother's grandfather, W.C. McCleskey. David H. McCleskey was his grandfather. He carved them in his shop on a farm near Boaz. They were painted with a coating to help preserve them.
- AKC
 Added: Jul. 1, 2015

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Jan. 30, 2013
 
 
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