Newton Claypool

21 May 1795–14 May 1866 (Age 71)
Randolph, Charlotte, Virginia, United States

The Life of Newton

When Newton Claypool was born on 21 May 1795, in Randolph, Charlotte, Virginia, United States, his father, Abraham Blackburn Claypool, was 33 and his mother, Ann Elizabeth Wilson, was 28. He married Mary Kerns on 3 January 1818. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Connersville, Fayette, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 May 1866, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Connersville Township, Fayette, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Claypool
1795–1866
Mary Kerns
1798–1864
Marriage: 3 January 1818
Mr. Claypool
1820–1820
Sarah Ann Claypool
1822–1840
Sarah Ann Claypool
1822–1840
Mr. Claypool
1836–1836
Austin Bingley Claypool
1823–1906
Mr. Claypool
1825–1825
Benjamin Franklin Claypool
1825–1888
Elizabeth Claypool
1828–1828
Abraham Jefferson Claypool
1829–1891
Edward Fay Claypool
1832–1911
Mary Francenia Claypool
1833–1834
Maria Claypool
1836–1836
Newton Lafayette Claypool
1838–1845

Spouse and Children

    Male1795–1866Male

    Mary Kerns

    Female1798–1864Female

MARRIAGE
3 January 1818
children

(13)

    Mr. Claypool

    Male1820–1820Male

    Sarah Ann Claypool

    Female1822–1840Female

    Sarah Ann Claypool

    Female1822–1840Female

    Austin Bingley Claypool

    Male1823–1906Male

    Mr. Claypool

    Male1825–1825Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 17

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1816

Age 21

Indiana is the 19th state.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Claypole in Lincolnshire, named from Old English clǣg ‘clay’ + pōl ‘pool’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Newton Cleypool, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Newton Claypool, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Newton Claypool, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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