William Royall Claiborne

William Royall Claiborne

Male 1836 - 1899  (63 years)

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  • Name William Royall Claiborne 
    Born 7 May 1836  Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1860  Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    _MILT 15 Apr 1861  [2
    Burial 1899  Spring Hill Cem, Lynchburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1899  Lynchburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 4 Aug 1899  Lynchburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I8181  mytree
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 

    Father William Sterling Claiborne,   b. 1810, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1886, Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother 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) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Feb 1834  [4
    Family ID F3241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Watkins Clay,   b. 20 Mar 1842, Bedford, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1915, Sewanee, Franklin, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1868  [1
    Children 
     1. Thomas A. Claiborne  [natural]
     2. Mary Claiborne  [natural]
     3. William Sterling Claiborne,   b. 11 Dec 1872  [natural]
    +4. Charles Robert Claiborne,   b. 21 Mar 1877, Charlotte, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1934  (Age 57 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F3250  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 May 1836 - Amherst, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Amherst, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1899 - Spring Hill Cem, Lynchburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1899 - Lynchburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Aug 1899 - Lynchburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1860 US Census - Amherst, VA (p240)
    1860 US Census - Amherst, VA (p240)

  • Notes 
    • William Royall Claiborne enlisted 15 Apr 1861 in Company H, 19th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A., and advanced from 2nd corporal to 3rd sergeant. In Dec 1861 he transferred to Company E, 2nd Virginia Cavalry, was promoted to 1st sergeant and served until the end of the Civil War.

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p664.

    2. [S200] U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, Historical Data Systems, comp., (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.Original data - Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA from the following list of works.Copyright 1997-2009Historical Data Systems, Inc. PO Box 35Duxbury, MA 02331.Ori;), Database online.
      William Royall Claiborne

    3. [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.

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


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