Col. William Sterling Claiborne

Col. William Sterling Claiborne

Male 1810 - 1886  (76 years)

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  • Name William Sterling Claiborne 
    Title Col. 
    Born 1810  Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1860  [4
    Farmer 
    Residence 1860  Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1870  [3
    Farmer 
    Residence 1870  Temperance, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Burial 1886  St Mark's Cem, Clifford, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried 1886  Clifford, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Died 8 Jan 1886  Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I8129  mytree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 

    Father Sterling Claiborne,   b. 15 Oct 1785, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1856  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Maria Rose,   b. 10 Aug 1788, Nelson, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1871, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 5 May 1808  [6
    Family ID F3229  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cornelia R. T. Roane,   b. 7 Aug 1817, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1888  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1834  [2
    Children 
    +1. William Royall Claiborne,   b. 7 May 1836, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1899, Lynchburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    +2. Martha Ruffin Claiborne,   b. 2 Apr 1838, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1916  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
    +3. Sterling Buller Claiborne,   b. 1 Apr 1846, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1900  (Age 53 years)  [natural]
     4. Mary Claiborne,   b. Abt 1849  [natural]
    +5. Robert Roane Claiborne,   b. Abt Jun 1855, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1918, New York, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F3241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1810 - Amherst, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Amherst, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1886 - St Mark's Cem, Clifford, Amherst, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1886 - Clifford, Amherst, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jan 1886 - Amherst, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1870 US Census - Temperance, Amherst, VA (p42)
    1870 US Census - Temperance, Amherst, VA (p42)
    1860 US Census - Amherst, VA (p240)
    1860 US Census - Amherst, VA (p240)

  • Notes 
    • William Sterling Claiborne was a physician and served as colonel in the Mexican War.

  • Sources 
    1. [S208] Virginia, Deaths and Burials Index, 1853-1917, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Database online.
      Record for William S Claiborn

    2. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p663.

    3. [S187] 1870 United States Federal Census, (Name: National Archives and Records Administration;), Year: 1870; Census Place: Temperance, Amherst, Virginia; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: .
      Sterling B. Claiborn
      Anna B.
      Cornelia B.
      William S.
      Cornelia B.
      Robert R.

    4. [S188] 1860 United States Federal Census, (Name: National Archives and Records Administration;), Year: 1860; Census Place: , Amherst, Virginia; Roll: ; Page: 240; Image: 248.

      Wm. S. Claibourne,
      Cornelia,
      Wm. R.,
      Sterling B.,
      Rob R.

    5. [S57] Find A Grave.

    6. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p654.


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