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Notable Births & Deaths for Clear Branch ...

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Clear Branch. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

  • Richard Jerome 'Rome' Chambers
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Weaverville (NC) on August 31, 1875 (a Tueday) and died in Weaverville (NC) on August 30, 1902 (a Saturday) at the age of 27.
    • Weaverville is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the south of Clear Branch.
    • Weaverville is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the south of Clear Branch.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Richard Jerome 'Rome' Chambers<1>
  • Andrew Johnson
    • 17th President of the US (1865 - 1869). He was born in Raleigh (NC) on December 29, 1808 (a Thursday) and died in Elizabethton (TN) on July 31, 1875 (a Saturday) at the age of 66.
    • Elizabethton is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the northeast of Clear Branch.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Andrew Johnson<1>
  • Eliza Johnson
    • Born: Eliza McCardle
    • Wife and First Lady to the Presidency of Andrew Johnson (1865 - 1869). She was born in Telford (TN) on October 4, 1810 (a Thursday) and died in Greeneville (TN) on January 15, 1876 (a Saturday) at the age of 65.
    • Telford is located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north of Clear Branch.
    • Greeneville is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest of Clear Branch.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Eliza Johnson<1>
  • Wade Mainer

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