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Joseph Josiah "Joe" Clifton
Birth: Jun. 25, 1859
Lee County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1923
La Ward
Jackson County
Texas, USA

JOSEPH JOSIAH "JOE" CLIFTON birth date was recorded in the family Bible and was transcribed and published in "Yoakum Community, The First One Hundred Years Book, 1887-1987" by the Centennial Book Committee and it is recorded on his death certificate. He married SARAH JANE 'JENNY' BUCHANAN on 27 Sep 1880 in Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas (County Clerk Marriage Record).

SARAH JANE 'JENNY' BUCHANAN was born 11 Jun 1860 in Texas and died 19 Mar 1923 in Houston, Harris County, Texas; buried in Edna, Jackson County, Texas. She is the daughter of SAMUEL ALFRED BUCHANAN and MARTHA RICH.

(1)John Alfred Clifton, born 4 Oct 1881; died May 1963; married 1st Willie Copeland 2nd Willie Hardin.
(2)Samuel David Clifton, b. 1884,who married Nora Elizabeth Manning.
(3)Beatrice Clifton, born 30 Aug 1886; died 10 Jan 1908; married Farrell Butler.
(4)Baby Girl died at birth b & d 1889. Twin to # 5.
(5)Joel Bennett Clifton, born 14 Jan 1889; died 6 Sep 1969; married Jodie Houchins.
(6)Edwin D. Clifton, born 2 Mar 1893; died 11 Jan 1930; married Viola Augusta Wilkins.
(7)William Arthur Clifton, born 13 May 1895; died 1 Aug 1959; married Beulah Eleanora Cox.
(8)Hugh Martin Clifton born 5 Mar 1898; died 18 Feb 1982.
(9)Alfred Alfonso Clifton, born 14 Mar 1902; died Oct 1977; married Idell Collins.

His father, JOHN F. CLIFTON, was born 18 Feb 1835 in Macon County, Illinois, and his wife, MARTHA ELLEN STUTSMAN, born 27 Jan 1838 in Parke County, Indiana. Vermillion formed from Parke County in 1824. They married 19 Jan 1854 in Clark County, Missouri, by George Sawyers, J.P. She is the daughter of ISSAC STUTSMAN born in North Carolina and lived in Indiana.

Family links: 
  John F. Clifton (1835 - 1869)
  Martha Ellen Stutsman Clifton, Neitch (1838 - 1900)
  Sarah Jane Buchanan Clifton (1860 - 1923)*
  Samuel David Clifton (1884 - 1957)*
  Beatrice C Butler (1886 - 1908)*
  Joel Bennett Clifton (1889 - 1969)*
  Edwin D. Clifton (1893 - 1930)*
  William Arthur Clifton (1895 - 1959)*
  Hugh Martin Clifton (1898 - 1982)*
  Alfred Alfonso Clifton (1902 - 1977)*
  Joseph Josiah Clifton (1859 - 1923)
  John J Clifton (1861 - 1942)*
  Edwin William Clifton (1867 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Memory Gardens of Edna Cemetery
Jackson County
Texas, USA
Created by: Patricia Michel
Record added: Apr 23, 2013
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Joseph Josiah Joe Clifton
Added by: Patricia Michel
Joseph Josiah Joe Clifton
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To a lovely couple. May you rest in peace.
- Patsy
 Added: Jun. 30, 2013
This page is sponsored by: Patricia Michel

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