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Champness Harry McClellan[1, 2]

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  • Born  03 Jun 1868  Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Person ID  I58  McClellan
    Last Modified  29 Nov 2010 

    Father  Augustus "Gus" Roby McClellan,   b. 31 Jan 1842, Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1875, Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Terry,   b. abt. 1855 
    Married  13 Feb 1865  Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F12  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary Ann Geldrich,   b. abt. 1873, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  04 May 1896  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    >1. Harry Augustus McClellan,   b. 14 Feb 1897, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Marguerite McClellan,   b. 04 May 1899, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Nellie Agnes McClellan,   b. 16 Apr 1901, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Louis Geldrich McClellan,   b. 24 Feb 1904, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Alice Virginia McClellan,   b. 29 Jun 1905, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John A. McClellan,   b. abt. 1908, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  1 Nov 2007 
    Family ID  F13  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1870 AL Census: Augustus & Mary McClellan
    1870 AL Census: Augustus & Mary McClellan
    Enumeration Date: 5 Sep 1870
    Page: 10
    Location: Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama

    Dwelling #67
    1. Augustus - Head, age 27, Farmer
    2. Mary A. - wife, age 25
    3. Alice - daughter, age 4
    4. Champness - son, age 2

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    1880 AL Census: Wm B. McClellan
    1880 AL Census: Wm B. McClellan
    Enumeration Date: 17 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 132
    Location: Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama

    Dwelling #405
    1. Wm B McClellan - age 82, born in TN
    2. Mary A. - wife, age 62, born in AL
    3. S E - daughter, age 41
    4. Plowman, E I - daughter, age 36, widowed
    5. Plowman, Laura W - daughter,age 29, married
    6. Plowman, Marcus - son, age 4
    7. McClellan, J M - son, age 25
    8. M B - wife, age 27, born in AL
    9. Marianne - daughter, age 6 months
    10. H. Champ - grandson, age 12
    11. Marcus A. - grandson, age 7

    Following the white family members, there are many black family members, including black McClellans. Among the black McClellans are:

    1. McClellan, Becky - black, age 46, head
    2. Fannie - daughter, age 14
    3. Hugh - son, age 10
    4. Chap - son, age 8
    5. G? - son, age 1, born in June

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    1885 Atlanta Directory
    1885 Atlanta Directory
    Directory listing several McClellan family members.
    1910 VA Census: Champ & Mary McClellan`
    1910 VA Census: Champ & Mary McClellan`
    Enumeration Date: 18 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 87
    Sheet: 4A
    Location: Richmond, Richmond, Virginia

    Dwelling #1835 (can't read street name)
    1. Champ H. - Head, age 40, married 14 years, born in Alabama, lumber inspector
    2. Mary - wife, age 37, married 14 years, mother of 6 kids all alive, born in Ohio
    3. Harry A - son, age 13, born in TN
    4. Margaret M - daughter, age 12, born in Alabama
    5. Nellie A. - daughter, age 9, born in Virginia
    6. Louis G. - son, age 7, born in Virginia
    7. Alice V. - daughter, age 5, born in Virginia
    8. John A. - son, age 2, born in Virginia

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    Histories
    Newspaper articles that mentions Champness
    Newspaper articles that mentions Champness
    "Pleasant Affair, A." Talladega Reporter [Talladega, AL] 30 May 1888.

  • Notes 
    • per son Harry's WWI Draft Registration Card, Champ was living in Richmond, Virginia as of June 5, 1918.
    • lived in Atlanta in 1885

    Died:
    • Possible death date of 23 Aug 1951 - found in someone's Ancestry tree online. Volunteer checked Richmond newspaper for an obituary and did not find one. (11/29/2010)

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] 1870 AL Census: Talladega County (Talladega).

    2. [S12] 1910 VA Census: Richmond (Richmond).

    3. [S5] Descendants of Mary "Polly" Wallace by Nancy League, http://joepayne.org/marywallace.htm..
      Has birth year of 1869, but 1870 census suggest it was 1868.

    4. [S6] Email from Nancy League (10/31/07).