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  Next Meeting is on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 5:00
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The Clay Family and Friends
National Reunion is held on
the 3d Saturday in June
from 10:00 A.M. to 2 P.M.
at Glenwood Park, on S.R. 20
between Bluewell and Princeton
West Virginia. 
    See the News' page
In 1775, Mitchell and
Phoebe Belcher Clay settled
in Mercer County, W.V. near
Princeton on the Bluestone
River. It was here that the
Shawnee Indians attacked,
killing two of the Clay
children and abducting
Ezekiel Clay. He was taken
The Clay Children's Cemetery is on a
hill overlooking the Mitchell Clay's
homestead near Princeton, W.V. See
'Clay Memorial Park' page
to Chillicothe, Ohio where he
was burned at the stake. See
'Clay History & Genealogy
page.


Click here to see the Clay Society Brochure

Link to Clay Family Settlement on Bluestone River (book by William Sanders: sold by Mercer Co Hist. Soc)