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Green Clay

Green Clay, American army officer, legislator. member Virginia Legislature, 1788, 89; member lower house Kentucky Legislature, from Madison County, 1793-1794; member Kentucky Senate, 1795-1798, 1807.

Background

  • Clay, Green was born on August 14, 1757 in Powhatan County, Virginia, United States. Son of Charles Clay.

  • Career

    • Major general Ky.

    Membership

    Member Virginia Legislature, 1788, 89. Member lower house Kentucky Legislature, from Madison County, 1793-1794. Member Kentucky Senate, 1795-1798, 1807.

    Connections

    • Married Sally Lewis, 7 children including Cassius Marcellus, Brutus J. Came to Kentucky.
    • father: Charles Clay. Clay
    • spouse: Sally Lewis
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    Born August 14, 1757
    Died October 31, 1826
    (aged 69)
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