Older brother of John Clifton, son of Thomas and Ann Thomas Clifton
|William Clifton, son of Thomas and Ann Thomas Clifton, was born about
in Stafford County, Virginia, a British Colony, and died in Patrick
County, Virginia. United States of America.
Thomas Clifton was the son of Burdette
and Frances Hill Clifton
Stafford County, Virginia.
Ann Thomas had a brother, Benjamin, and three sisters, Verlinda and Jane Thomas and Mildred Scott2 .
They had a son:
William "Wiley" Clifton5
William "Wiley" Clifton, a son of William and Ann Thomas Clifton, married6 Elizabeth Alford, a daughter of Isaac and Mary Alford on 10 November 1802 in Franklin, County, North Carolina. Elizabeth was born in Franklin, County, North Carolina, in 1777 and died 20 April 1847 in Franklin County, North Carolina.
William "Wiley" and Elizabeth Alford Clifton had the following children:
*24th North Carolina Infantry Regiment, CSA had other Cliftons serving the Confederacy: David Clifton Company K Private/Musician; Clifton, G. Co. I, Private; Clifton, Joel J. Co. I; Clifton, R. Co. I, Private; Clifton, Willie D. Co. K Private and Clifton, Willie V. Co. K, Private. Please note: Clifton, Willie V and Clifton, Willie D. may be duplicate names. I have run in to a lot of this type of error going through rosters, etc.
*William's brother, John see: Clifton listing #1, under the headings, Thomas Clifton and John Clifton
1Teresa Johnson's family outline, received 8/5/1999, Dr. Julie Clifton Laughner
2Abstracts of Deeds, Wills and Court Order Books of Stafford County, Virginia, By Kathrine Cox Gottschalk
31790 US Census, Wake County, North Carolina
4North Caroline Marriage Bonds 1741-1868 (database online)
5Clifton's Collectibles Genealogy Database
6International Marriage Records 1560-1900 Provo Utah
71880 U, S. Federal Census
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