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George John Clodfelter
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Birth: Jan. 5, 1785
Davidson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 14, 1870
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

George Gladfelter/Gladfelder/Clodfelter/ Clodfelder was the seventh of eleven known children of John Gladfelter/Clodfelter (1751-1826) and Catharina Zinc/Sink Clodfelter (1755-1829), who married on or about 08 Sep 1771.

George married Barbara Rothrock (1783-1820) on 19 Mar 1808 at Stokes (now Forsyth) County, North Carolina. Many records show Barbara died 17 Mar 1821, though the Moravian and her grave marker records 1820, which I will use. Note that Barbara's grave marker reads Gladfelter, though George and her children appeared to transition to the more modern Clodfelter. However George's grave marker reads Clodfelder (sic). It is not believed that George ever remarried after Barbara died.

George and Barbara were the parents of five known children, namely:

1. Luisa/Louisa Gladfelter/Clodfelter (1808-???)
2. Joseph Gladfelter (1810-1810)
3. Lydia Gladfelter Fishel (1812-1892)
4. Christina Gladfelter Snider (1814-1884)
5. Jeremias Gladfelter (1818-???)

Nothing is known of Luisa/Louisa or Jeremias, did they die young?

Some records list Daniel Clodfelter (1819-1898), who married Phebe Jane Newsome, as a child of this family. Can anyone confirm this?

Links to George's parents, wife and three of his five known children are included below.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Clodfelter (1751 - 1826)
  Catharina Sink Clodfelter (1755 - 1829)
 
 Spouse:
  Barbara Rothrock Clodfelter (1783 - 1820)
 
 Children:
  Lucy Clodfelter Snider (1808 - 1874)*
  Joseph Gladfelter (1810 - 1811)*
  Lydia Clodfelter Fishel (1812 - 1892)*
  Christina Clodfelter Snider (1814 - 1884)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amelia Clodfelter Hinkle (1778 - 1861)*
  John George Clodfelter (1780 - 1845)*
  George John Clodfelter (1785 - 1870)
  Michael Clodfelter (1786 - 1858)*
  Susanna Clodfelter Nifong (1789 - 1872)*
  Mary Magdalena Clodfelter Sink (1791 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
ae 85y 6m 9d
 
Burial:
Friedberg Moravian God's Acre
Davidson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Dan Stevenson
Originally Created by: Kathy Merris Mills
Record added: Apr 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19113743
George John Clodfelter
Added by: Harry Mills
 
George John Clodfelter
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- Lin
 Added: Jul. 18, 2012
GOD BLESS YOU.
- BECKIE SHOAF MACKENZIE
 Added: Jul. 21, 2010
 
 
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