Thomas Ives St Clair

Thomas Ives St Clair

Birth
Bath County, Kentucky, USA
Death 25 Apr 1868 (aged 60)
Davis County, Iowa, USA
Burial Davis County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 17006174 · View Source
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Thomas Ives St Clair was born on January 27, 1808 in Bath, Kentucky. His father John 'James Stuart' SinClair b1770 was 37 and his mother Sarah Mershon was 32. He married Mercy Massey Noel on November 20, 1842 in Portsmouth, Highland Co, Ohio. They had six known children in the 12 years between 1843 and 1855. He passed away on April 25, 1868, in Davis Co, Iowa at the age of 60. Thomas Ives St. Clair moved from Ohio to Illinois during the Civil War. He was a veterinarian and a "patent medicine doctor." He helped wounded soldiers on the Ohio, Mississippi & Missouri rivers on hospital river boats and inland hospitals. It is said that since he was slowly dying of stomach cancer he retired in Jefferson Co., Iowa. Hattie Gandy, daughter of Thirza St. Clair Gandy,Thomas' daughter, said later that the Thomas Ives St Clairs were Christians, well read and well educated in public schools in Iowa, Ohio and Illinois.
(Burial: Jackson Hall Cemetery, Salt Creek Township, Troy, IA) 0riginally burial thought to be in a different cemetery. Thomas is this writers GG/grandfather.
(My Cousin who created this memorial became so incensed at the treatment they received from certain individuals that they Deleted All of their 800 some listings - What an Incredible Loss to the community all because of Rude & Controlling individuals such as the 0ne I have been at 0dds with)

Prior Entry:
Husband of Mercy-Massey Feurt Noel

Father of:
Thirza
Sarah Savannah
Rachel Eveline
John Abraham
Thomas Jefferson
Azariah Gabriel



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  • Maintained by: Gene Stephan
  • Originally Created by: RnSPapa
  • Added: 12 Dec 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17006174
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Ives St Clair (27 Jan 1808–25 Apr 1868), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17006174, citing Shunem Cemetery, Davis County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Gene Stephan (contributor 48184541) .