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Elizabeth Idora McClellan

Elizabeth Idora McClellan[1, 2, 3]

Female 1843 - 1928

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  • Born  31 Oct 1843  Talladega, Talladge County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender  Female 
    Died  26 Feb 1928  Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8, 9
    Buried  28 Feb 1928  Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 9
    Person ID  I9  McClellan
    Last Modified  11 May 2009 

    Father  William Blount McClellan,   b. 22 Jan 1798, Knox County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1881, Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Martha Thompson Roby,   b. 18 Nov 1809, Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1858, Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Jun 1825  Somerville, Morgan County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Albert White Plowman,   b. 1838,   d. 17 Oct 1878 
    Married  19 Dec 1866  Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8
    Last Modified  12 Nov 2008 
    Family ID  F6  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Martin Van Buren Moore,   b. 12 Apr 1837,   d. 01 Sep 1900, Auburn, Lee County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  14 Mar 1892  [6, 8
    Notes 
    • at one point they lived in Auburn, Alabama. [6]
    Last Modified  12 Nov 2008 
    Family ID  F8  Group Sheet

  • Photos

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    Idlewild: Home of Gen. William Blount McClellan
    Idlewild: Home of Gen. William Blount McClellan
    Home of Idora & Albert Plowman
    Home of Idora & Albert Plowman
    Idora (McClellan) Plowman
    Idora (McClellan) Plowman
    Source: Willard, Frances Elizabeth, and Mary Ashton Rice Livermore. A Woman of the Century: Fourteen Hundred-Seventy Biographical Sketches Accompanied by Portraits of Leading American Women in All Walks of Life. Buffalo, N.Y.: Moulton, 1893.

    Documents

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    1850 AL Census: William & Martha McClellan
    1850 AL Census: William & Martha McClellan
    Enumeration Date: 19 Dec 1950
    Location: Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama

    Dwelling #1798
    1. William - Head, age 32?, born in Tennessee, real estate $15000
    2. Martha - age 39, born in Georgia
    3. Mary W. - age 17
    4. Martha R. - age 14
    5. Sarah E. - age 12
    6. Frances A. - age 11
    7. William W. - age 9
    8. Augustus R. - age 7
    9. Elizabeth - age 6
    10. Henry C. - age 4
    11. Magnolia V. - age 3
    12. Laura W. - age 1

    Link to full image.
    Dallas Morning News - Personals
    Dallas Morning News - Personals
    Published 14 Jun 1889
    1860 AL Census: William & Mary McClellan
    1860 AL Census: William & Mary McClellan
    Enumeration Date: 3 Jun 1860
    Page: 5
    Location: Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama

    Dwelling #28
    1. W B McClellan - Head, male, age 62, Farmer, $17,000 real estate, born in TN
    2. MA - female, age 40, born in AL (his 2nd wife?)
    3. SE - female, age 22 (daughter Sarah)
    4. WW - male, age 19 (son William)
    5. AR - male, 17 (son Augustus)
    6. FA - male, 15 (son Francis)
    7. HC - male, 13 (son Henry)
    8. MV - female, 12 (daughter Magnolia)
    9. LW - female, 10 (daughter Laura)
    10. WG - male, 7 (son Walter)
    11. JM - male, 6 (son John)

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    5.
    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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    Obituary: Elizabeth Idora McClellan Plowman Moore
    Obituary: Elizabeth Idora McClellan Plowman Moore
    Atlanta Journal-Constitution
    27 Feb 1929

    Headstones
    Headstone: Idora McClellan Plowman Moore & Albert Plowman
    Headstone: Idora McClellan Plowman Moore & Albert Plowman

  • Notes 
    • she had no children.
    • after husband died was elected vice-president of the Union National Bank of Streator, Illinois.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] 1850 AL Census: Talladega County (Talladega), (Ancestry.com).

    2. [S19] "Idora McClellan Moore." This Goodly Land: Alabama's Literary Landscape. Auburn University. 12 Nov. 2008 .

    3. [S20] "Inventory of Idora McClellan Moore Papers." UNC Southern Historical Collection. 12 Nov. 2008 .

    4. [S2] Talladega County, Alabama tombstone inscriptions of all known cemeteries, 1700's to 1987, Upchurch, (Gregath Co.), 169.

    5. [S5] Descendants of Mary "Polly" Wallace by Nancy League, http://joepayne.org/marywallace.htm..
      Has birth year of 1844.

    6. [S17] Knight, Lucien L. A Standard History of Georgia and Georgians. Lewis Co., 2008. 1758-759. Google Books. 11 Nov. 2008 .

    7. [S35] Willard, Frances Elizabeth, and Mary Ashton Rice Livermore. A Woman of the Century: Fourteen Hundred-Seventy Biographical Sketches Accompanied by Portraits of Leading American Women in All Walks of Life. Buffalo, N.Y.: Moulton, 1893. http://books.google.com/books?id=zXEEAAAAYAAJ.

    8. [S5] Descendants of Mary "Polly" Wallace by Nancy League, http://joepayne.org/marywallace.htm..

    9. [S25] "Betsy Hamilton, Authoress, Dies." Atlanta Journal-Constitution 27 Feb. 1929. Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851-2003. Ancestry.com. 15 Nov. 2008 .