Clay, C. C. (Clement Claiborne), 1816-1882

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U.S. Senator from Alabama.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to the President, 1854 May 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270903846

C. C. Clay (1816-1882) was a lawyer, U. S. Senator, Confederate diplomat, and planter from Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama. He was married to Virginia Carolina (Tunstall) Clay (1825-1915). His father, Clement Comer Clay (1789-1866) was a U.S. Congressman and Governor of Alabama.

From the description of C. C. Clay papers, 1811-1925; (bulk 1821-1915). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19465412

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Castleman, John Breckinridge, 1841-1918. John Breckinridge Castleman collection, 1854-1911. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Confederate States of America Records, 1854-1889, (bulk 1861-1865) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Houston, George S. (George Smith), 1811-1879. Papers, 1831-1899. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Hubbard, David, 1792-1874. David Hubbard papers, 1807-1871. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
referencedIn Fox, John, 1805-1884. John Fox papers, 1784-1910 [microform]. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Fox, John, 1805-1884. John Fox papers, 1784-1892. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Clay, C. C. (Clement Claiborne), 1816-1882. Clement C. Clay papers, 1861-1870. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Yancey, William Lowndes, 1814-1863. Papers, 1834-1941. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Wigfall, Louis Trezevant. Wigfall, Louis Trezevant Papers, 1833-1874 University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Clay, C. C. (Clement Claiborne), 1816-1882. C. C. Clay papers, 1811-1925; (bulk 1821-1915). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf C. C. Clay Papers, 1811-1925 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Benjamin, J. P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884,. Letters : from James P. Holcombe and C. C. Clay, Jr. [stats], 1864. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain autograph letter signed, 1865. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Wigfall (Louis Trezevant) Papers 1934; 1935., 1839-1874 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
referencedIn Black, Jeremiah S. (Jeremiah Sullivan), 1810-1883. Jeremiah Sullivan Black papers, 1813-1894 (inclusive), 1842-1884 (bulk), [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Jeremiah S. Black Papers, 1813-1904, (bulk 1856-1880) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Hunter, R. M. T. (Robert Mercer Taliaferro), 1809-1887. Letters of R.M.T. Hunter [manuscript], 1846, 1857. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Clay, C. C. (Clement Claiborne), 1816-1882. Clement Claiborne Clay papers, 1864-1866 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
creatorOf Clay, Clement Claiborne, Jr. 1816-1882. Autograph letter signed : Washington, to the President, 1854 May 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Coffin, Charles Carleton, 1823-1896. Charles Carleton Coffin papers, 1861-1890. New England Historic Genealogical Society, NEHGS
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associatedWith Benjamin, J. P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884, person
associatedWith Black, Jeremiah S. (Jeremiah Sullivan), 1810-1883. person
associatedWith Castleman, John Breckinridge, 1841-1918. person
associatedWith Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914. person
associatedWith Clay, Clement Comer, 1789-1866. person
associatedWith Clay-Clopton, Virginia, 1825-1915. person
associatedWith Clay, Hugh Lawson. person
associatedWith Clay, John Withers. person
associatedWith Clay, Susanna Claiborne Withers, 1798-1866. person
associatedWith Coffin, Charles Carleton, 1823-1896. person
associatedWith Confederate States of America corporateBody
correspondedWith Confederate States of America corporateBody
associatedWith Culver, George, 1818-1879. person
associatedWith Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889. person
associatedWith Falkner, Jefferson, fl. 1854. person
associatedWith Fitzpatrick, Benjamin, 1802-1869, person
associatedWith Fox, John, 1805-1884. person
associatedWith Houston, George S. (George Smith), 1811-1879. person
associatedWith Hubbard, David, 1792-1874. person
associatedWith Hunter, R. M. T. (Robert Mercer Taliaferro), 1809-1887. person
associatedWith Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869, person
associatedWith Porter, Benjamin Faneuil, 1808-1868. person
associatedWith Rice, Henry M. (Henry Mower), 1816-1894. person
associatedWith Wigfall, Louis T. (Louis Trezevant), 1816-1874 person
associatedWith Wigfall, Louis Trezevant person
associatedWith Yancey, William Lowndes, 1814-1863. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Huntsville (Ala.)
Southern States
Southern States
Fort Monroe (Va.)
Alabama
Confederate States of America
Minnesota--Chisago County
Minnesota--Morrison County
Huntsville (Ala.)
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Minnesota--Pine County
Saint Albans (Vt.)
United States
Subject
Education
Diplomatic and consular service, Confederate
Investments
Governor
Plantations
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Slavery--History
Reconstruction
Prisoners
Real estate investment
Cotton growing
Occupation
Diplomats
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Birth 1816-12-13

Death 1882-01-03

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