Tombstone Tuesday: George Washington Cluck, Sr.

GeorgeWashingtonCluckGrave1George Washington Cluck, Sr. was born on July 22, 1832 (or 1833) in Tennessee.  His parentage is unclear, although I believe his parents to be John and Mary (Hunt) Cluck.  George first appeared in census records in 1850 in Hamilton County, Illinois living with or employed by the Malden family as “Washington Cluck”, aged seventeen.

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