Mary Clay Berry


Mary Clay Berry Mary Clay Berry was raised on Bourbon County, Kentucky, and now lives with her husband in Alexandria, Virginia.  Brutus and Ann Clay are her great-grandparents.

Voices from the Century Before Cover  Voices from the Century Before:
The Odyssey of a 19th Century Kentucky Family


The story of the Clay and Field families of nineteenth-century Kentucky is drawn from a treasury of letters written between 1845 and 1870 and considers everyday life in the era and the challenges of the Civil War.





Published by Arcade Publishing, Boston, MA, 1996