I believe your Thomas CLANTON is the brother of my ggggg grandfather, William CLANTON. b.1722 (son of Edward CLANTON, b. ca1697 who was the son of William CLANTON, b. ca1665, England). Here is what I have on Thomas. Thomas CLANTON was born in Surry Co. VA in 1723.He married Unk. CLANTON in 1746. Children: 1.Edward CLANTON b. 1748, Brunswick Co., VA. I have no more children for them, though I'm sure there were.I'm happy to have the information on their daughter Mary.
Thomas CLANTON had the following siblings. 1.William CLANTON, Sr. b. 1722 at Surry Co., VA; m. Unk. CLANTON in 1744 at Brunswick Co., VA; d. 1764 at Bute Co., N.C.
2.Sarah CLANTON, b. 1724, Surry Co., VA. Will available (I believe this is the right Sarah.) dated 1748 - 49 at Library of VA -- Will Bk. 2 p 150 - 151 pro. 6 Oct 1748. I did not find the will online, but this is the website for the Library of VA where I found the information about the will: http://www.lva.lib.va.us/pubserv;genie.htmhttp://www.lva.lib.va.us/pubserv;genie.htm
3.Edward CLANTON, b. 1725, Surry Co., VA; d. after 24 Feb 1763, Brunswick Co., VA. Will recorded 28 Mar 1763; Inv. 23 Jan 1764.
4.Charles CLANTON, b. 1726, Surry Co., VA.
5.Benjamin CLANTON, b. 1728, Surry Co., VA.
6.Mary CLANTON, b. 1729, Surry Co., VA; Will dated 1751.
7.Ann CLANTON, b. 1730, Surry Co., VA.
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