Lucretia Sledge

Female12 January 1776–

Brief Life History of Lucretia

When Lucretia Sledge was born on 12 January 1776, in Warren, North Carolina, United States, her father, Captain Daniel Sledge, was 46 and her mother, Winnefred Ishom House, was 43. She married Abraham Clanton in Warren, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Clanton
Lucretia Sledge
Martha Clanton
about 1794–
Nancy S Clanton
about 1794–
Elvy Clanton
about 1795–
Frances Mary Clanton
Mark C. Clanton
William Clanton
about 1801–

Sources (3)

  • Lucreha Sledge, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Daniel Sledge will - 1791, Warren County, North Carolina
  • Lucretia Sladge, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    Warren, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +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.


    Age 32

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname perhaps for someone who made, sold, or used sledgehammers, from Middle English slegge, slegg ‘sledge hammer’ (Old English slecg).

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

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