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Samuel Anderson McClellan
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Birth: May 10, 1820
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1904
Piney Flats
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA

son of Samuel McClelland and Margaret Ann Minnick McClelland. Husband of Mary Margaret Dougherty, they had 10 known children.

Samuel's sister Isabella & his Aunt Sarah married relatives of Cyrus McCormick of Rockbridge Co. VA.
Samuel was among the first men to test Cyrus' reaper.
The wagon trip to Richmond took 2 days from Sam's farm in Lexington, VA.
Cyrus patented the reaper in 1834, mass produced it in 1849.

In 1850, Samuel & 2 other families left Augusta County, VA for Washington County, VA. Their wagon train spent the 1st night at Natural Bridge. It took 3 wks to reach Yellow Springs near Meadowview, VA. Son Hugh was one yr old.

During the Civil War, Samuel served in Confederate States of America - Private - 6th Battalion of the Virginia Reserves, Co I.
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Children NOT linked to below are:
Elizabeth Jane "Lizzie" (Cole) 1843-?
Isabella Fannie McClelland 1848- after July 1850
Samuel Walter McClelland- 1854-1927 in CA
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Samuel's known siblings were:
Robert Wallace McCLELLAND 1821 1884
Nancy (Fitzgerald) 1825
James Lindsay McCLELLAND 1827 1896
Ann Elizabeth (Lucas) 1829 1908
Isabella Jane(McCormick) 1832 1911 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel McClellan (1784 - 1867)
  Margaret Ann Minnick McClellan (1788 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Margaret Daugherty McClellan (1823 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth McClelland Smyth (1843 - 1903)*
  Margaret Ann McClelland Cole (1845 - 1888)*
  Hugh Daugherty McClellan (1849 - 1925)*
  William Howard McClellan (1853 - 1943)*
  Simpson Wolf McClellan (1856 - 1948)*
  Sarah McClelland CROSS (1858 - 1918)*
  Mary Elizabeth Gertrude McClellan Hamilton (1862 - 1929)*
  Haseltine Montgomery Preston McClellan Mills (1868 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Anderson McClellan (1820 - 1904)
  James Lindsay McClelland (1827 - 1896)*
  Isabella J McClellan McCormick (1832 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
A Precious One from us has gone
A Voice we loved is stilled
A place is vacant in our home
That never can be filled.
 
Burial:
New Bethel Cemetery
Piney Flats
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Anna Lane Long
Record added: Dec 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62984869
Samuel Anderson McClellan
Added by: Judy
 
Samuel Anderson McClellan
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Added by: Jacinda Gilliam
 
 
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3rd Great Grandfather!
- Angels Among Us
 Added: Mar. 12, 2013
Samuel was a Pvt in the Confederate Army and served in the 6th Battalion of the Virginia Reserves, Co I.
- ~P.J.~
 Added: Mar. 6, 2012
 
 
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