This collection includes the enlistment paper of William Clifton and the sworn statement of those who were with Letty Clifton when she gave her last will and testament.
The Clifton family lived in Izard County, Arkansas, in 1850. The eldest son, William, joined the Arkansas Volunteer regiment at the dawn on the Civil War in 1861 as a sharpshooter. His mother, Letty, died in 1868 leaving all of her belongings to his sister, also named Letty.
Document; 8.5" x 11"
Izard County (Ark.)
Clifton family papers, SMCNE.0002.0015
Arkansas State Archives
Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives
Clifton family papers, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, Arkansas.
United States History