Sorry for delay in replying for Clay family. Interested, at the moment, in any who were in Perry Co., PA in the 1800's.
Barbara Clay m. George Dickel about 1865? Actually researching Dickel family but would like to know more about Barbara Clay.
Death records for 1852-1854 Perry Co., PA
"Jacob Clay, white, male, 43 yr. 25 da. ;Fr. George Clay; Mo. Sarah Clay; occupation farmer; b. April 14,1811, Frankford Twp., Cumberland Co.,PA; wife : Martha; living issue: George Washington, Joseph Hall, Sarah, Rebecca, Mary, Emma. Died May 9,1854, ruptured pulmonary artery; Petersburg, Perry Co., Pa. Buried Old Methodist Burial Grounds, Penn Twp. Person returning certificate, George Clay, father of deceased, Wheatfield Twp., Perry Co., PA. Date of certificate,May 15,1854."[Perry Co., rootsweb site].
Perry Co., PA death records 1852-1854 :
"Mathias Clay, white, male, 45 yrs. 2mo. 9da; Fr. Jacob Clay; Mo. Magdalena; occupation farmer; born Mar. 8, 1808, Cumberland Co.,PA; wife Elizabeth Clay. Living issue : William, Josiah, John, George, Jacob, Samuel, Milton, Mary James. (Not sure if this should be Mary Jane); died May17,1853, Pertusis Pulmonalis, Centre Twp., Perry Co.,PA. Buried Sulphur Spring Church. Person returning certificate Phillip S.P. Whiteside, Newport, PA. Date of certificate May 24,1853."[Perry Co. rootswebsite}