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Farmer Henry Clay OVERSTREET (b. 11 Oct 1821, d. 23 Nov 1879)Henry Clay OVERSTREET (son of Daniel OVERSTREET, Jr and Martha Alberson) was born 11 Oct 1821 in , Emanuel Co, GA, and died 23 Nov 1879 in Kissimmee, Osceola Co., FL @Shingle Creek Cem., Kissimmee.He married Mary COWART on 4 Jul 1843 in Emanuel Co., GA.
Notes for Henry Clay OVERSTREET:
Henry Clay lived in Emanuel Co, GA, but moved to Orlando, FL in 1856 and to Kissimmee, FL in 1860.
Henry was a farmer and made shoes for soldiers and their families in the Civil War.He was also Fla State representative 1870.
The Shingle Creek United Methodist Church began with the Henry & Mary Overstreet Family, settlers that came to this area from Swainsboro, GA in 1857.Soon, after, there was demand for a church.Mr. Overstreet set aside 10 acres, on which Shingle Creek UMC and the Shingle Creek cemetery are currently located.
More About Henry Clay OVERSTREET:
Burial: bur.@Shingle Creek Cem., Kissimmee, FL.
More About Henry Clay OVERSTREET and Mary COWART:
Marriage: 4 Jul 1843, Emanuel Co., GA.
Children of Henry Clay OVERSTREET and Mary COWART are:
- Ann Martha Overstreet, b. 19 Oct 1844, Shingle Creek, Kissimmee,FL, d. 31 Dec 1916.
- Vianah Matilda Overstreet, b. 3 Apr 1846, Swainsboro, Emanuel Co., GA, d. 27 Mar 1920, Kissimmee,FL.
- Victoria Matilda Overstreet, b. Nov 1847, Emanuel,,GA, d. Abt. 1911, Kissimmee,FL.
- Malcom Nicholson Overstreet, b. 6 May 1850, Emanuel,,GA, d. 9 Feb 1913, Shingle Creek, Kissimmee,FL.
- Eleazer Lewis Daniel Overstreet, b. 8 Feb 1852, Swainsboro, Emanuel Co., GA, d. 28 Dec 1943, Winter Garden, FL.
- Susan Overstreet, b. 1854, Kissimmee,FL, d. date unknown.
- Mary (Lucinda) Overstreet, b. 1856, Emanuel,,GA, d. Abt. 1899, FL.
- Henry C. Overstreet, b. 6 Mar 1856, ,Orange Co., FL, d. 16 Jul 1872, Orange Co.,FL.
- +John (J.M.) James Mathews OVERSTREET, b. 31 Mar 1861, Kissimmee, FL, d. 13 Jan 1935, Palmetto, Manatee Co, FL (83 yrs).
- Alice Mary Overstreet, b. 1862, FL, d. date unknown.
- William Stonewall Jackson Overstreet, b. 1864, Orange Co., Kissimmee, FL, d. date unknown.
- Henrietta Sue Overstreet, b. 1867, Orange Co., Kissimmee, FL, d. date unknown.
- George Washington Overstreet, b. 11 Apr 1870, Orange Co., FL, d. 24 Aug 1924.
- Elmina Overstreet ???, b. date unknown.