Dr William Monroe Claypool

15 January 1842–30 July 1909 (Age 67)
Warren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William Monroe

When Dr William Monroe Claypool was born on 15 January 1842, in Warren, Kentucky, United States, his father, Elijah Claypool, was 33 and his mother, Jane Burnett, was 33. He married Hester A Barclay about 1865, in Warren, Knox, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Smiths Grove, Warren, Kentucky, United States in 1880. He died on 30 July 1909, in Globe, Gila, Arizona, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Globe, Gila, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr William Monroe Claypool
1842–1909
Hester A Barclay
1843–1900
Marriage: about 1865
Cephas Claypool
1860–
Sarah Pollard Claypool
1877–
Samuel Barclay Claypool
1865–1908
Dorinda Claypool
1868–
Melissa Claypool
1870–
William Dulaney Claypool
1872–1955
Elijah H. Claypool
1874–1940
Elizabeth Vivian "Betty" Claypool
1874–1963
Josephine Claypool
1876–
Woodford Pike Claypool
1885–1891

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1865
Warren, Knox, Kentucky, United States
children

(10)

    Cephas Claypool

    Male1860–Male

    Samuel Barclay Claypool

    Male1865–1908Male

    Dorinda Claypool

    Female1868–Female

    Melissa Claypool

    Female1870–Female

    William Dulaney Claypool

    Male1872–1955Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1808–1885Male

    Jane Burnett

    Female1809–1851Female

siblings

(7)

    John Rowan Claypool

    Male1833–1863Male

    Elizah Claypool

    Female1834–Female

    Stephen F Claypool

    Male1835–1855Male

    Woodford W Claypool

    Male1837–1868Male

    James M. Claypool

    Male1840–1903Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 8

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 19

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern 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)

  • Wiley Claypool, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William M Claypool in household of Elijah Claypool, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Wm M Claypool, "United States Census, 1870"

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