Henry Clay

#408, b. 19 September 1736, d. 17 January 1820
Father*Henry Clay b. 1710/11, d. c 1764
Mother*Lucy Green b. 19 Jul 1717, d. b 22 Oct 1764
     Henry Clay was born on 19 September 1736 Cumberland County, Virginia. He was the son of Henry Clay and Lucy Green. Henry and Rachel Povall, daughter of Richard Povall and (--?--) (--?--), were married 9 April 1753 Cumberland County, Virginia, Bond by John Netherland and Richard Povall.1,2 Henry Clay died 17 January 1820, Bourbon County, Kentucky at age 83 years, 3 months and 29 days and was buried Clay Bedford Cemetery, near Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky.

Children of Henry and Rachel

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  1. [S63] Jordan R, et. al. Dodd, Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1800 (Bountiful, UT: Precision Indexing Publishers, n.d.), from Ancestry.com, April 9, 1753, Henry Clay son of Henry Clay, & Rachel Povall.
    Bond given by John Netherland and Richard Povall.
  2. [S181] William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine (Richmond, VA: Whitney & Shepperson, Printer), "Cumberland County Marriage Bonds" William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. 20, No. 1.
    (Jul., 1911), pp. 21-30.