Lucretia Sledge

12 January 1776–
Warren, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lucretia

When Lucretia Sledge was born on 12 January 1776, in Warren, North Carolina, United States, her father, Daniel Sledge, was 45 and her mother, Winifred I. House, was 43. She had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Abraham William Clanton.

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Family Time Line

Abraham William Clanton
1768–1820
Lucretia Sledge
1776–
Martha Clanton
1794–
Nancy S Clanton
1794–
Elvy Clanton
1795–
Frances Mary Clanton
1798–1874
William Clanton
1801–
Mark E. Clanton
1800–1880

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1731–1791Male

    Winifred I. House

    Female1733–1777Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1752–1834Male

    Arthur Archibald sledge

    Male1754–1805Male

    Isham C. Sledge

    Male1759–1793Male

    Joel N Sledge

    Male1763–1837Male

    Delilah Sledge

    Female1766–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 5

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 13

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1808

Age 32

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English slech ‘sledgehammer’ (Old English slecg); a metonymic occupational name for someone who made sledgehammers or used one at work.

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

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