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Percival "Pearce" Clay, Jr.

Male Abt 1757 - Aft 1817


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  • Suffix  Jr. 
    Nickname  Pearce 
    Born  Abt 1757 
    Gender  Male 
    Land  7 Feb 1782  , , Duplin (later Sampson) County, North Carolina Province, Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • #121 Crumpler, John (CR.035.801.3/A-81)
      7 Feb 1782 - Apr Court 1782 (Sampson Co. CR.087.801.5)
      "son Jacob 100 acres whereon he now lives yt. I bought of Piery Bell Clay Lying on bearskin Swamp, the Cattle he formerly was possessed of and one bed now in the possession of Elihu Wiggins, 1 black mair & coalt;...John Crumpler"
    Land Lottery  1805  , , Washington County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    as drawer number 1683, Percival Clay drew two blanks 
    • A married man with a wife and/or children, 1 year residence in Georgia, and citizenship in United States was allowed 2 draws in the 1805 lottery.
    Witness  3 Apr 1817  , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    testator on will of Captain John Taliaferro 
    Died  Aft 3 Apr 1817 
    Person ID  I4125  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  9 Oct 2006 

    Father  Percival Clay, Sr.,   d. Bef 10 Jun 1803, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1325  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsLand Lottery - as drawer number 1683, Percival Clay drew two blanks - 1805 - , , Washington County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - testator on will of Captain John Taliaferro - 3 Apr 1817 - , , Wilkinson County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S999] Genealogical Abstracts, Duplin County Wills, 1730-1860, William L. Murphy, Jr., (Rose Hill, North Carolina: Duplin County Historical Society, 1986), G 929.3756 Dup., 35-6.

    2. [S960] The 1805 Georgia Land Lottery Persons Entitled To Draws, Paul K. Graham, (Decatur, Georgia: Genealogy Co., 2005), G 929.3758 GEO., 103.

    3. [S585] Wilkinson County, Georgia, "Miscellaneous Estate Records, 1820-1853," on microfilm in drawer 299, box 18, (Morrow, Georgia: The Georgia Archives), will of John Taliaferro, 21-22.