Slavery Time & After- Cleages

C is for Cleage Bricks

Article of Agreement Between Sam Cleage and Overseer

Bill of Sale for Bob, age 13 and Jim age 11…

Jerry Cleage “…and a slave for life.”

Death of Sam Cleage – July 20, 1850 Athens, TN

The Death of Sam Cleage – part 2

Cleages In Black and White

Bill of Sale for Joe, Jane, Lynd, Frank, Phillip, Lewis, Sam, Jeff, Martha, Lea, Julian and Patsy Cleage

Timelines – Frank and Juda Cleage: 1816 – 1870

Elijah Hurst’s Will-1848

Alexander Cleage’s Last Will & Testament – 1860

Slave Time

Frank & Juda Cleage – From Slavery to Freedom

What Did Louis Cleage Look Like?

Six Degrees of Separation from Slavery

Louis Cleage & Family – 1880

Louis Cleage – Spelling His Name In Various Records

Prelude to Freedom

Louis Cleage – Work Day Wednesday

Louis/Lewis Cleage’s burial spot – Tombstone Tuesday

The Day Louis Cleage Died

Louis/Lewis Cleage’s Death Certificate 1852 – 1918

The Rev. John Brice Officiating

Tennessee Cleage

Eight Generations of L3b MtDNA from Celia Rice Cleage

Celia Rice Cleage Sherman

Celia’s Death Certificate

On the way to bury their mother… June 1930

John Wesley Cobb 1883 – 1958