Joseph Clifton1

#23223, (19 October 1812 - 18 February 1887)


Anna K Heath b. 1817, d. 1892
Birth*19 October 1812He was born on 19 October 1812 at Lincoln Co., North CarolinaG.1 
Marriage*16 January 1840He married Anna K Heath, daughter of William Heath and Rachael Torbert, on 16 January 1840 at Montgomery Co., IndianaG.2 
Death*18 February 1887He died on 18 February 1887 at Nashvile, Davidson Co., TennesseeG, at age 74.3,1 
Burial*He was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson Co., TennesseeG; (removed from Belle Meade cemetery ca. 1915.)1 


  1. [S1628], online, no image. Narrative: Joseph Clifton, b. Lincoln Co. NC 19 Oct 1812, d. Nashville, Davidson Co. TN, 18 Feb 1887, bur. Spring Hill Cemetery, Nashville TN; marr. Anna K Heath 16 Jan 1840 in Wayne Twp., Montgomery Co. IN; eight children; removed first to Whiteside Co. IL ca. 1865, then to Nashville TN ca. 1885. Memorial 31845282, created by James Hill, maintained by ray&jay.
  2. [S715] Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages through 1850, online, Joseph Clifton and Anna K Heath, marr. 16 Jan 1840. Hereinafter cited as Indiana State Library: Marriages through 1850.
  3. [S2044] Jeannette Tillotson Acklen, compiler, Tennessee Records: Tombstone Inscriptions and Manuscripts Historical and Biographical (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1967), p. 91. Joseph Clifton, 19 Oct 1812 - 18 Feb 1887. Harding Lot in Spring Hill Cemetery, bodies moved from Belle Meade ca. 1915. Hereinafter cited as Tennessee Tombstone Inscriptions.