Genealogist, merchant seaman. Born– Nov. 7, 1918, Lauderdale County, Miss. Parents– William Richard and Mattie Caroline (Mosley) King. Married– Dorothy Valentina Terrell, June 3, 1961. Education– East Central Junior College, Decatur, Miss., 1937-1938; University of South Alabama, 1970-1973. Served in U.S. Merchant Marine, 1941 to retirement in 1968; genealogical and local history researcher, 1975-; historical research consultant, University of South Alabama, 1980-1985. Died August 12, 2007.
Clinton P. King, Mobile, Ala.
Abstracts of Orphans Court Minutes, Mobile County, Alabama. Mobile, Ala.; Alabama Ancestors, 1987-
Transcriptions of Wills, Mobile County, Alabama. Mobile, Ala.; Alabama Ancestors, 1988.
Marriages of Mobile County, Alabama, 1813-1855. Baltimore; Genealogical Pub. Co., 1985.
Marriages of Mobile County, Alabama, 1856-1870. Mobile, Ala.; Alabama Ancestors, 1985.
Naturalization Records of Mobile, Alabama, 1833-1906. Baltimore; Gateway Press, 1986.
Stryker-Rodda, Kenn. Genealogical Research; Methods and Resources. Washington, DC: American Society of Genealogists, 1983.