Henry Clay

12 Apr 1777 - 29 Jun 1852
Henry Clay (1777-1852) was born 12 Apr. 1777 in Hanover Co., Virginia. He was the son of John Clay and Elizabeth Hudson. He married Lucretia Hart on 11 Apr. 1799 in Lexington, Fayette Co., Kentucky. He was a friendly advocate of the Church during his life. He died 29 Jun. 1852 in Washington, D.C.. He was one of the eminent men for whom Wilford Woodruff initiated proxy temple ordinance work in Aug. 1877.

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