Jesse Chelton (Chilton)1

M, b. after 1758
FatherEdwin Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1731, d. b 21 Mar 1771
MotherHannah Davis1 b. c 1737
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*after 1758Jesse Chelton (Chilton) was born after 1758 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Guardian - named*21 November 1771Jesse had a guardian named on 21 November 1771 at Lancaster Co, VA. Thomas Chilton was appointed guardian to Jesse Chilton.1 

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).

Mary Chelton1

F, b. circa 1760
FatherEdwin Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1731, d. b 21 Mar 1771
MotherHannah Davis1 b. c 1737
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1760Mary Chelton was born circa 1760 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).

Andrew Chelton (Chilton)1

M, b. circa 1762, d. before 17 January 1820
FatherEdwin Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1731, d. b 21 Mar 1771
MotherHannah Davis1 b. c 1737
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1762Andrew Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1762 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Bound Out*18 March 1775He was bound out on 18 March 1775 at Lancaster Co, VA. Andrew Chilton was bound to Rawleigh Davenport to learn the trade of a chair maker. He was also named as his guardian.1 
Tax list*1788He was on the tax list in 1788 at Lancaster Co, VA. This was his first appearance on the tax list.1 
Marriage*23 December 1788He married Elizabeth Davis on 23 December 1788 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Will*14 November 1819Andrew made a will on 14 November 1819 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Death*before 17 January 1820He died before 17 January 1820 at Lancaster Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family

Elizabeth Davis b. c 1770, d. 15 May 1839
Children 1.Richard Davis Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1790
 2.Mary Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1796
 3.Hiram Chelton (Chilton)+1 b. c 1798, d. 1845
 4.Sally Kirk Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1800
 5.William Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1810, d. b 1839

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).

Elizabeth Davis1

F, b. circa 1770, d. 15 May 1839
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1770Elizabeth Davis was born circa 1770 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Marriage*23 December 1788She married Andrew Chelton (Chilton), son of Edwin Chelton (Chilton) and Hannah Davis, on 23 December 1788 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Married Name23 December 1788 As of 23 December 1788,her married name was Chelton. 
Death*15 May 1839Elizabeth Davis died on 15 May 1839 at Lancaster Co, VA.2 

Family

Andrew Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1762, d. b 17 Jan 1820
Children 1.Richard Davis Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1790
 2.Mary Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1796
 3.Hiram Chelton (Chilton)+1 b. c 1798, d. 1845
 4.Sally Kirk Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1800
 5.William Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1810, d. b 1839

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).
  2. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Richard Davis Chelton (Chilton)1

M, b. circa 1790
FatherAndrew Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1762, d. b 17 Jan 1820
MotherElizabeth Davis1 b. c 1770, d. 15 May 1839
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1790Richard Davis Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1790 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).

William Chelton (Chilton)1

M, b. circa 1810, d. before 1839
FatherAndrew Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1762, d. b 17 Jan 1820
MotherElizabeth Davis1 b. c 1770, d. 15 May 1839
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1810William Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1810 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Death*before 1839He died before 1839. He died under age.2 

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).
  2. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Sally Kirk Chelton (Chilton)1

F, b. circa 1800
FatherAndrew Chelton (Chilton)2 b. c 1762, d. b 17 Jan 1820
MotherElizabeth Davis2 b. c 1770, d. 15 May 1839
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1800Sally Kirk Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1800 at Lancaster Co, VA.2 
Marriage*December 1824She married Baldwin Walker in December 1824 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Married NameDecember 1824 As of December 1824,her married name was Walker. 

Family

Baldwin Walker b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).
  2. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).

Mary Chelton (Chilton)1

F, b. circa 1796
FatherAndrew Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1762, d. b 17 Jan 1820
MotherElizabeth Davis1 b. c 1770, d. 15 May 1839
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1796Mary Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1796 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married William Lee Davis circa 1820.2 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Davis. 

Family

William Lee Davis b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).
  2. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Hiram Chelton (Chilton)1

M, b. circa 1798, d. 1845
FatherAndrew Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1762, d. b 17 Jan 1820
MotherElizabeth Davis1 b. c 1770, d. 15 May 1839
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1798Hiram Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1798 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Marriage*26 November 1818He married Polly Yopp on 26 November 1818.2 
Marriage*circa 1830Hiram Chelton (Chilton) married Fannie (-----) circa 1830.2 
Death*1845Hiram Chelton (Chilton) died in 1845.2 
Bound out children*19 January 1846He had his children bound out on 19 January 1846 at Lancaster Co, VA. The Overseers of the Poor were ordered to bind out Richard (age 8) to Joseph Tapscott, tailor. Warner C. Lunsford was appointed guardian of Margaret on 18 May 1846 and James M. Hill was appointed guardian of Juliett on 17 Aug 1846. George Harrison Oliver married Margaret Chilton, aged 20, born Gloucester County, daughter of Hiram and Fannie Chilton, on 22 May 1861.2 

Family 1

Polly Yopp b. c 1800

Family 2

Fannie (-----) b. c 1800
Children 1.Juliett Chelton (Chilton)2 b. c 1830
 2.Richard Chelton (Chilton)2 b. c 1838
 3.Margaret Chelton (Chilton)2 b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 111 (Chilton Family).
  2. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

William Lee Davis1

M, b. circa 1795
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1795William Lee Davis was born circa 1795 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Mary Chelton (Chilton), daughter of Andrew Chelton (Chilton) and Elizabeth Davis, circa 1820.1 

Family

Mary Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1796

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Polly Yopp1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1800Polly Yopp was born circa 1800 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Marriage*26 November 1818She married Hiram Chelton (Chilton), son of Andrew Chelton (Chilton) and Elizabeth Davis, on 26 November 1818.1 
Married Name26 November 1818 As of 26 November 1818,her married name was Chelton. 

Family

Hiram Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1798, d. 1845

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Fannie (-----)1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1800Fannie (-----) was born circa 1800.1 
Marriage*circa 1830She married Hiram Chelton (Chilton), son of Andrew Chelton (Chilton) and Elizabeth Davis, circa 1830.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Chelton. 

Family

Hiram Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1798, d. 1845
Children 1.Juliett Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1830
 2.Richard Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1838
 3.Margaret Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Richard Chelton (Chilton)1

M, b. circa 1838
FatherHiram Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1798, d. 1845
MotherFannie (-----)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1838Richard Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1838 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Bound Out*19 January 1846He was bound out on 19 January 1846 at Lancaster Co, VA. The Overseers of the Poor were ordered to bind out Richard (age 8) to Joseph Tapscott, tailor. Warner C. Lunsford was appointed guardian of Margaret on 18 May 1846 and James M. Hill was appointed guardian of Juliett on 17 Aug 1846. George Harrison Oliver married Margaret Chilton, aged 20, born Gloucester County, daughter of Hiram and Fannie Chilton, on 22 May 1861.1 

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Margaret Chelton (Chilton)1

F, b. circa 1841
FatherHiram Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1798, d. 1845
MotherFannie (-----)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1841Margaret Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1841 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Guardian - named*18 May 1846Margaret had a guardian named on 18 May 1846 at Lancaster Co, VA. On 19 Jan 1846 the Overseers of the Poor were ordered to bind out Richard (age 8) to Joseph Tapscott, tailor. Warner C. Lunsford was appointed guardian of Margaret on 18 May 1846 and James M. Hill was appointed guardian of Juliett on 17 Aug 1846. George Harrison Oliver married Margaret Chilton, aged 20, born Gloucester County, daughter of Hiram and Fannie Chilton, on 22 May 1861.1 
Marriage*22 May 1861She married George Harrison Oliver on 22 May 1861.1 
Married Name22 May 1861 As of 22 May 1861,her married name was Oliver. 

Family

George Harrison Oliver b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Juliett Chelton (Chilton)1

F, b. circa 1830
FatherHiram Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1798, d. 1845
MotherFannie (-----)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1830Juliett Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1830 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Guardian - named*17 August 1846Juliett had a guardian named on 17 August 1846 at Lancaster Co, VA. On 19 Jan 1846 the Overseers of the Poor were ordered to bind out Richard (age 8) to Joseph Tapscott, tailor. Warner C. Lunsford was appointed guardian of Margaret on 18 May 1846 and James M. Hill was appointed guardian of Juliett on 17 Aug 1846. George Harrison Oliver married Margaret Chilton, aged 20, born Gloucester County, daughter of Hiram and Fannie Chilton, on 22 May 1861.1 

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Baldwin Walker1

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1800Baldwin Walker was born circa 1800 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 
Marriage*December 1824He married Sally Kirk Chelton (Chilton), daughter of Andrew Chelton (Chilton) and Elizabeth Davis, in December 1824 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 

Family

Sally Kirk Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

George Harrison Oliver1

M, b. circa 1840
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1840George Harrison Oliver was born circa 1840.1 
Marriage*22 May 1861He married Margaret Chelton (Chilton), daughter of Hiram Chelton (Chilton) and Fannie (-----), on 22 May 1861.1 

Family

Margaret Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Sarah Chelton (Chilton)1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherEdwin Chelton (Chilton)1 b. c 1731, d. b 21 Mar 1771
MotherHannah Davis1 b. c 1737
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1765Sarah Chelton (Chilton) was born circa 1765 at Lancaster Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 112 (Chilton Family).

Richard Doggett1

M, b. circa 1690, d. before 8 July 1730
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1690Richard Doggett was born circa 1690.1 
Marriage*circa 1720He married Elizabeth Bushrod (Chilton) circa 1720.1 
Death*before 8 July 1730Richard Doggett died before 8 July 1730.2 

Family

Elizabeth Bushrod (Chilton) b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 12, p. 113 (Chilton Family).
  2. [S2036] John Frederick Dorman, The Virginia Genealogist, Vol 11, p. 173 & Vol 12, p. 113 (Chilton Family).

(-----) (-----)

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1780(-----) (-----) was born circa 1780. 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Stephen Chelton, son of Stephen Chelton (Chilton) and (-----) (-----), circa 1800. 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Chelton. 

Family

Stephen Chelton b. c 1775
Children 1.Cyrus Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1802
 2.Polly S. Chelton (Chilton) b. c 1804

William Giddings (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1842
MotherMilly Giddings (Free Negro)2 b. c 1820
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1842William Giddings (Free Negro) was born circa 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*3 July 1860William was listed with his mother in the census of 3 July 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Giddens, an 18 year old mulatto in HH#1321 headed by Milly Giddnes, a 40 year old black washer woman.1 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Susan S. Dennis (Free Negro), daughter of John Dennis (Free Negro) and Mary Thompson (Free Negro), circa 1875.3 
Census head*9 June 1880William was listed as a head of household in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Gidion the head of HH#161, a 25 year old black laborer. He was listed between Benjamin Ross, a 27 year old white farmer and Richard Cutler, a 46 year old white famer. Listed with him were the following Gidions: Susan, a 25 year old black wife; Mary, a 13 year old black daughter; Samuel W., an 8 year old black son; George, a 6 year old black son; Maggie, a 4 year old black daughter; Appey, a 2 year old black son; James W., a 6/12 year old black son born in Nov. Also listed was Lidy Major, a 50 year old black Aunt and boarder.3 

Family

Susan S. Dennis (Free Negro) b. c 1855
Children 1.Mary Giddings3 b. c 1867
 2.Samuel W. Giddings+3 b. c 1872
 3.George Giddings3 b. c 1874
 4.Maggie Susan Giddings3 b. c 1876
 5.Appey Giddings3 b. c 1878
 6.James W. Giddings3 b. Nov 1879

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Susan S. Dennis (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1855
FatherJohn Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
MotherMary Thompson (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1855Susan S. Dennis (Free Negro) was born circa 1855 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents1 August 1860Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan S. Dennis, a 1 year old black female in HH#1256 headed by John Dennis, a 30 year old black farmer.3 
Census w/parents*14 July 1870Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 14 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan S. Dennis, an 11 year old black female in HH#372 headed by John Dennis, a 35 year old black famer and Mary Dennis, a 33 year old black house keeper.1 
Marriage*circa 1875She married William Giddings (Free Negro), son of Milly Giddings (Free Negro), circa 1875.2 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Giddings. 
Census w/husband*9 June 1880Susan was listed with her husband in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan Gidion, a 25 year old black wife in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer.2 

Family

William Giddings (Free Negro) b. c 1842
Children 1.Mary Giddings2 b. c 1867
 2.Samuel W. Giddings+2 b. c 1872
 3.George Giddings2 b. c 1874
 4.Maggie Susan Giddings2 b. c 1876
 5.Appey Giddings2 b. c 1878
 6.James W. Giddings2 b. Nov 1879

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Mary Giddings1

F, b. circa 1867
FatherWilliam Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1842
MotherSusan S. Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1855
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1867Mary Giddings was born circa 1867 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*9 June 1880Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Gidion, a 13 year old black daughter in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer and Susan Gidon, his 25 year old black wife.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Samuel W. Giddings1

M, b. circa 1872
FatherWilliam Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1842
MotherSusan S. Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1855
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1872Samuel W. Giddings was born circa 1872 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*9 June 1880Samuel was listed with his parents in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel W. Gidion, an 8 year old black son in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer and Susan Gidon, his 25 year old black wife.1 
Marriage*24 December 1889He married Maggie Becket, daughter of George Becket and Alice Finney, on 24 December 1889 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*7 September 1913Samuel W. Giddings married Cordie Kellam, daughter of Harvey Kellam and Esther (-----), on 7 September 1913 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel Giddings, a 45 year old widowed colored laborer, born & living in N'hamp Co, the son of William & Susan Giddings and she was shown as Cordie Kellam, a 23 year old & colored, the daughter of Harvey & Esther Kellam.3 

Family 1

Maggie Becket b. c 1871
Child 1.Samuel R. Giddings4 b. 1898

Family 2

Cordie Kellam b. c 1890

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, (marriage of Samuel Giddings and Maggie Becket).
  3. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  4. [S2380] Lesley Husbands, Email to Ghotes.

George Giddings1

M, b. circa 1874
FatherWilliam Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1842
MotherSusan S. Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1855
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1874George Giddings was born circa 1874 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*9 June 1880George was listed with his parents in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Gidion, a 6 year old black son in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer and Susan Gidon, his 25 year old black wife.1 
Marriage*29 December 1897He married Rhina E. Moses on 29 December 1897 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as George Giddens, a 21 year old laborer, born & living in N'hamp Co, the son of William & Susan Giddens and she was shown as Rhina E. Moses, age 17, born & living in N'hamp Co, the daugher of Daniel & Ida Moses, who gave consent.2 

Family

Rhina E. Moses b. c 1880

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Maggie Susan Giddings1,2

F, b. circa 1876
FatherWilliam Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1842
MotherSusan S. Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1855
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1876Maggie Susan Giddings was born circa 1876 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*9 June 1880Maggie was listed with her parents in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Maggie Gidion, a 4 year old black daughter in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer and Susan Gidon, his 25 year old black wife.1 
Marriage*2 November 1891She married Arthur Becket on 2 November 1891 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Arthur Becket, a 21 year old laborer, the son of George Becket & Betsy Young and she was shown as Susan Giddings, age 15, born & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of William & Susan Giddings.2 
Married Name2 November 1891 As of 2 November 1891,her married name was Becket. 

Family

Arthur Becket b. c 1870

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, (marriage of Arthur Becket & Susan Giddings).

Appey Giddings1

M, b. circa 1878
FatherWilliam Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1842
MotherSusan S. Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1855
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1878Appey Giddings was born circa 1878 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*9 June 1880Appey was listed with his parents in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Appey Gidion, a 2 year old black son in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer and Susan Gidon, his 25 year old black wife.1 
Marriage*14 December 1898He married Clara Banister on 14 December 1898 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Appie Giddings, a 21 year old laborer, born & living in N'hamp Co, the son of William & Susan Giddings and she was shown as Clara Banister, age 17, born & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of William & Nannie Banister.2 

Family

Clara Banister b. c 1881

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

James W. Giddings1

M, b. November 1879
FatherWilliam Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1842
MotherSusan S. Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1855
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*November 1879James W. Giddings was born in November 1879 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*9 June 1880James was listed with his parents in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James W. Gidon, a 6/12 year old black son, born in Nov, in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer and Susan Gidon, his 25 year old black wife.1 
Marriage*15 October 1898He married Rosa M. Robinson on 15 October 1898 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as James Giddings, a 22 year old laborer, born in Acc Co & living in N'hamp Co, the son of William & Susan Giddings and she was shown as Rosa M. Robinson, age 21, born & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of Caroline Robinson.2 

Family

Rosa M. Robinson b. c 1877

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Thomas Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1826
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)2 b. c 1795, d. b 1840
MotherAnnis (-----) (Free Negro)1 b. c 1795
Last Edited1 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1826Thomas Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1826 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*28 August 1850Thomas was listed with his mother in the census of 28 August 1850 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Major, a 24 year old black laborer in HH#596 headed by Anna Major, a 65 year old black female with real estate valued at $100.1 
Census w/another*28 August 1850Thomas was listed with another family in the census of 28 August 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Major, a 24 year old black laborer in HH#596 headed by Anna Major, a 65 year old black female with real estate valued at $100.1 
Marriage*7 December 1852He married Louisa Phillips (Free Negro) on 7 December 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as Thomas Major, Free Negro and Lousia Phillips, Free Negro. (NOTE: On this same date there is a marriage of Thomas Major, FN and Susan Phillips.)3 
Census head*1 August 1860Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Major the head of HH#1249, a 35 year old black day laborer with real estate valued at $50 and personal property valued at $20. Listed with him were the following black Majors: Louisa, age 25; Margt., age 5; John H., age 2; and Wm. S., age 1.4 
Census head*11 July 1870Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Major the head of HH#374, a 40 year old black farmer with real estate valued at $500 and personal property valued at $140. Listed with him were the following black Majors: Lousia, age 35; Marg't A., age 16; John H., age 14; Wm. T., age 13; Alexander, age 8; Betty Ann, age 6; Adrick, age 3 and Joseph, age 2 months, born in April.5 

Family

Louisa Phillips (Free Negro) b. c 1835
Children 1.Margaret A. Major (Free Negro)4 b. c 1855
 2.John H. Major (Free Negro)4 b. c 1858
 3.William Thomas Major (Free Negro)4 b. c 1859
 4.Alexander Major5 b. c 1862
 5.Betty Ann Major5 b. c 1866
 6.Adrick Major5 b. c 1867
 7.Joseph Major5 b. Apr 1870
 8.Levin Major6 b. c 1874, d. 15 Oct 1884

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896, p. 96 (death of Geo. Major, a colored male, son of Thos. & Anna Major).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  6. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Lydia Church (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1829
Father(-----) Bayly b. c 1800
MotherNicey Church (Free Negro)2 b. c 1800
Last Edited30 Jun 2014
Birth*circa 1829Lydia Church (Free Negro) was born circa 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/brother*13 September 1850Lydia was listed with her brother in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Lydia Church, a 21 year old black female in HH#858 headed by Dennis Bayly, a 23 year old black laborer. Also listed was Nicey Church, a 45 year old black female and Elliott Church, a 3 year old black male.1 
Census head*1 August 1860Lydia was listed as a head of household in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Lydia Church the head of HH#1331, a 30 year old black day laborer with personal property valued at $10. Listed with her was Nicy Church, a 60 year old black female, born in N'hamp Co and Dennis Bayley, a 29 year old black farmer.3 
Census head11 July 1870Lydia was listed as a head of household in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Liddy Bayly the head of HH#440, a 40 year old black house keeper. Listed with her was Nicey Church, an 85 year old black female; Nath. Watson, a 55 year old black farm laborer; and Susan Watson, a 12 year old black female.4 
Marriage*13 February 1873She married Thomas Major (Free Negro), son of Comfort Major, on 13 February 1873 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Major, a 56 year old single colored farmer, the son of Comfort Major and she was shown as Lydia Bayly, a 47 year old single colored woman, the daughter of Nicey Ch(urch).2 
Married Name13 February 1873 As of 13 February 1873,her married name was Major. 
Census w/nephew*9 June 1880Lydia was listed with her nephew in the census of 9 June 1880 at Bay Side, Pungoteague District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Lidy Major, a 50 year old black Aunt and a boarder in HH#161 headed by William Gidion, a 25 year old black laborer and Susan Gidon, his 25 year old black wife.2 

Family

Thomas Major (Free Negro) b. c 1817
Marriage*13 February 1873She married Thomas Major (Free Negro), son of Comfort Major, on 13 February 1873 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Major, a 56 year old single colored farmer, the son of Comfort Major and she was shown as Lydia Bayly, a 47 year old single colored woman, the daughter of Nicey Ch(urch).2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Comfort Major1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited30 Jun 2014
Birth*circa 1800Comfort Major was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Child 1.Thomas Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Nicey Church (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1800Nicey Church (Free Negro) was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1815She married (-----) Bayly circa 1815. 
Married Namecirca 1815 As of circa 1815,her married name was Bayly. 
Census w/son*13 September 1850Nicey was listed with her son in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nicey Church, a 45 year old black female in HH#858 headed by Dennis Bayly, a 23 year old black laborer. Also listed was Lydia Church, a 21 year old black female and Elliott Church, a 3 year old black male.1 
Census w/daughter*1 August 1860Nicey was listed with her daughter in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nicy Church, a 60 year old black female, born in N'hamp County in HH#1331 headed by Lydia Church, a 30 year old black day laborer.2 
Census w/daughter11 July 1870Nicey was listed with her daughter in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nicey Church, an 85 year old black female in HH#440 headed by Liddy Bayly, a 40 year old black house keeper.3 

Family

(-----) Bayly b. c 1800
Children 1.Dennis Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1827
 2.Lydia Church (Free Negro)4 b. c 1829
 3.Elliott Church (Free Negro)1 b. c 1847

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

John Dennis (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1830
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)2 b. c 1810
MotherEliza Dennis2 b. c 1792
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1830John Dennis (Free Negro) was born circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/mother*28 August 1850John was listed with his mother in the census of 28 August 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. Dennis, a 20 year old black laborer in HH#593 headed by Sam (of S.) Sample, a 52 year old swyr. Also listed above him was Eliza Dennis, a 58 year old black female, who was evidently his mother.3 
Marriage*14 June 1855He married Mary Thompson (Free Negro), daughter of Elijah Poulson (Free Negro) and Mana Poulson, on 14 June 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. Dennis, Free Negro, a 24 year old oysterman, the son of Geo Evans & Eliza Dennis and she was shown as Mary Thompson, Free Negro, age 20, the daughter of Elijah & Mana Poulson. The were married by Montcalm Oldham and John J. Hutchinson says they are of age.1 
Census head*1 August 1860John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Dennis the head of HH#1256, a 30 year old black farmer with real estate valued at $450 and personal property valued at $50. Listed with him were the following black Dennises: Mary, age 29; Maria J., age 8; Eliza, age 6; John S., age 4; Susan, age 1 and James B., age 4/12.4 
Census head*11 July 1870John was listed as a head of household in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Dennis the head of HH#372, a 35 year old black farmer with real estate valued at $500 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following black Dennises: Mary, age 33; Maria J., age 18; John T., age 12; Susan S., age 11; James B., age 9; Mary E., age 8; and Emmy B., age 7.5 

Family

Mary Thompson (Free Negro) b. c 1835
Children 1.Maria J. Dennis5 b. c 1852
 2.Eliza Dennis4 b. c 1854
 3.Susan S. Dennis (Free Negro)+5 b. c 1855
 4.John T. Dennis5 b. c 1858
 5.James B. Dennis5 b. Apr 1860
 6.Mary E. Dennis5 b. c 1862
 7.Emmy B. Dennis5 b. c 1863

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 113 (marriage of Jno Dennis, FN, and Mary Thompson, FN).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Mary Thompson (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1835
FatherElijah Poulson (Free Negro)2 b. c 1805
MotherMana Poulson2 b. c 1810
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1835Mary Thompson (Free Negro) was born circa 1835 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*13 September 1850Mary was listed with another family in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. It may have been her who was shown as Mary Poulson, a 19 year old black female in HH#828 headed by Jim Revell, a 42 year old black laborer. Listed just above her was Bridget Thompson, a 70 year old black female and just below her were Hester Poulson, a 16 year old black female and Abraham Poulson, a 13 year old black male.3 
Marriage*14 June 1855She married John Dennis (Free Negro), son of George Evans (Free Negro) and Eliza Dennis, on 14 June 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. Dennis, Free Negro, a 24 year old oysterman, the son of Geo Evans & Eliza Dennis and she was shown as Mary Thompson, Free Negro, age 20, the daughter of Elijah & Mana Poulson. The were married by Montcalm Oldham and John J. Hutchinson says they are of age.1 
Married Name14 June 1855 As of 14 June 1855,her married name was Dennis. 
Census w/husband*1 August 1860Mary was listed with her husband in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Dennis, a 29 year old black female in HH#1256 headed by John Dennis, a 30 year old black farmer.4 
Census w/husband*14 July 1870Mary was listed with her husband in the census of 14 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Dennis, a 33 year old black house keeper in HH#372 headed by John Dennis, a 35 year old black famer.5 

Family

John Dennis (Free Negro) b. c 1830
Children 1.Maria J. Dennis5 b. c 1852
 2.Eliza Dennis4 b. c 1854
 3.Susan S. Dennis (Free Negro)+5 b. c 1855
 4.John T. Dennis5 b. c 1858
 5.James B. Dennis5 b. Apr 1860
 6.Mary E. Dennis5 b. c 1862
 7.Emmy B. Dennis5 b. c 1863

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 113 (marriage of Jno Dennis, FN, and Mary Thompson, FN).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Elijah Poulson (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1805
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1805Elijah Poulson (Free Negro) was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1830He married Mana Poulson circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/another*1860Elijah was listed with another family in the census of 1860 at Accomac Court House, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Elijah Poulson, a 55 year old black farm laborer in HH#229 headed by James T. Melson, a 41 year old carriage maker.1 

Family

Mana Poulson b. c 1810
Child 1.Mary Thompson (Free Negro)+2 b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 113 (marriage of Jno Dennis, FN, and Mary Thompson, FN).

Mana Poulson1

F, b. circa 1810
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1810Mana Poulson was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1830She married Elijah Poulson (Free Negro) circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Elijah Poulson (Free Negro) b. c 1805
Child 1.Mary Thompson (Free Negro)+1 b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 113 (marriage of Jno Dennis, FN, and Mary Thompson, FN).

George Evans (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1810
FatherAbram Bradford2 b. c 1775
MotherZilla Richardson2 b. c 1775
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1810George Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census head*13 September 1850George was listed as a head of household in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Evans the head of HH#819, a 40 year old black farmer with real estate valued at $600. Listed with him were Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female; Isaac Evans, a 14 year old black male; Susan Evans, a 13 year old black female; Daniel Evans, a 12 year old black male; Levi Evans, a 10 year old black male; Margaret Evans, an 8 year old black female; Emma Evans, a 5 year old black female; and Geo. Evans, a 4/12 year old black male.3 
Marriage*18 January 1855He married Esther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro), daughter of Joshua Sewell and Mary Savage, on 18 January 1855 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Evans, Free Negro, a 54 year old farmer, born in Acc Co, the son of Abram Bradford & Zilla Richardson and she was shown as Esther Evans, Free Negro, age 57, born in Acc Co, the daughter of Joshua Sewell & Mary Savage.2 
Marriage*8 December 1856George Evans (Free Negro) married Adah E. Nock (Free Negro) on 8 December 1856 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as George Evans, FN, widower and Ada Nock, FN. Thomas H. Selby says she was over 21.4,5 
Census head*1 August 1860George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Evans the head of HH#1255, a 63 year old black farmer with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at $50. Listed with him were Adah E. Evans, a 50 year old black female; Marg't Evans, a 13 year old black female; Emma Evans, a 12 year old black female; Geo. Evans, a 10 year old black male.6 
Census w/wife*1870George was listed with his wife in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Evans, a 60 year old black farm laborer in HH#380 headed by Adah Evans, a 65 year old black house keeper.7 

Family 1

Eliza Dennis b. c 1792
Child 1.John Dennis (Free Negro)+1 b. c 1830

Family 3

Adah E. Nock (Free Negro) b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 113 (marriage of Jno Dennis, FN, and Mary Thompson, FN).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Esther Evans, FN).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  5. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Adah Nock, FN).
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Eliza Dennis1

F, b. circa 1792
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1792Eliza Dennis was born circa 1792 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/another*28 August 1850Eliza was listed with another family in the census of 28 August 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza Dennis, a 58 year old black female in HH#593 headed by Sam (of S.) Sample, a 52 year old swyr.2 

Family

George Evans (Free Negro) b. c 1810
Child 1.John Dennis (Free Negro)+1 b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 113 (marriage of Jno Dennis, FN, and Mary Thompson, FN).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Maria J. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1852
FatherJohn Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
MotherMary Thompson (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1852Maria J. Dennis was born circa 1852 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents1 August 1860Maria was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Maria J. Dennis, an 8 year old black female in HH#1256 headed by John Dennis, a 30 year old black farmer.2 
Census w/parents*14 July 1870Maria was listed with her parents in the census of 14 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Maria J. Dennis, an 18 year old black female in HH#372 headed by John Dennis, a 35 year old black famer and Mary Dennis, a 33 year old black house keeper.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

John T. Dennis1

M, b. circa 1858
FatherJohn Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
MotherMary Thompson (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1858John T. Dennis was born circa 1858 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents1 August 1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John S. Dennis, a 4 year old black male in HH#1256 headed by John Dennis, a 30 year old black farmer.2 
Census w/parents*14 July 1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 14 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John T. Dennis, a 12 year old black male in HH#372 headed by John Dennis, a 35 year old black famer and Mary Dennis, a 33 year old black house keeper.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

James B. Dennis1

M, b. April 1860
FatherJohn Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
MotherMary Thompson (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*April 1860James B. Dennis was born in April 1860 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents1 August 1860James was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James B. Dennis, a 4/12 year old black male in HH#1256 headed by John Dennis, a 30 year old black farmer.2 
Census w/parents*14 July 1870James was listed with his parents in the census of 14 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James B. Dennis, a 9 year old black male in HH#372 headed by John Dennis, a 35 year old black famer and Mary Dennis, a 33 year old black house keeper.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Mary E. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1862
FatherJohn Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
MotherMary Thompson (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1862Mary E. Dennis was born circa 1862 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*14 July 1870Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 14 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary E. Dennis, an 8 year old black female in HH#372 headed by John Dennis, a 35 year old black famer and Mary Dennis, a 33 year old black house keeper.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Emmy B. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1863
FatherJohn Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
MotherMary Thompson (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1863Emmy B. Dennis was born circa 1863 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*14 July 1870Emmy was listed with her parents in the census of 14 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Emmy B. Dennis, a 7 year old black female in HH#372 headed by John Dennis, a 35 year old black famer and Mary Dennis, a 33 year old black house keeper.1 
Marriage*14 June 1881She married Severn Jacobs, son of Edmond Jacobs (Free Negro) and Lucy Sample (Free Negro), on 14 June 1881 at New Boston, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Severn Jacobs, a 24 year old colored laborer the son of Edmond & Lucy Jacobs and she was shown as Emma B. Dennis, an 18 year old colored female, the daughter of Jno & Mary Dennis.2 
Married Name14 June 1881 As of 14 June 1881,her married name was Jacobs. 

Family

Severn Jacobs b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 178 (marriage of Severn Jacobs & Emma B. Dennis).

Severn Jacobs1

M, b. circa 1857
FatherEdmond Jacobs (Free Negro)1 b. c 1820
MotherLucy Sample (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1857Severn Jacobs was born circa 1857 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*14 June 1881He married Emmy B. Dennis, daughter of John Dennis (Free Negro) and Mary Thompson (Free Negro), on 14 June 1881 at New Boston, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Severn Jacobs, a 24 year old colored laborer the son of Edmond & Lucy Jacobs and she was shown as Emma B. Dennis, an 18 year old colored female, the daughter of Jno & Mary Dennis.1 

Family

Emmy B. Dennis b. c 1863

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 178 (marriage of Severn Jacobs & Emma B. Dennis).

Edmond Jacobs (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1820
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1820Edmond Jacobs (Free Negro) was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*4 January 1865He married Lucy Sample (Free Negro) on 4 January 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Edmond Jacobs, Free Negro, a 45 year old single laborer and she was shwon as Lucy Sample, Free Negro, age 35. The license was issued on 4 Jan 1865.1 

Family

Lucy Sample (Free Negro) b. c 1830
Child 1.Severn Jacobs2 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 177 (marriage of Edmond Jacobs & Lucy Sample).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 178 (marriage of Severn Jacobs & Emma B. Dennis).

Lucy Sample (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1830
Last Edited4 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1830Lucy Sample (Free Negro) was born circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*4 January 1865She married Edmond Jacobs (Free Negro) on 4 January 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Edmond Jacobs, Free Negro, a 45 year old single laborer and she was shwon as Lucy Sample, Free Negro, age 35. The license was issued on 4 Jan 1865.1 
Married Name4 January 1865 As of 4 January 1865,her married name was Jacobs. 

Family

Edmond Jacobs (Free Negro) b. c 1820
Child 1.Severn Jacobs2 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 177 (marriage of Edmond Jacobs & Lucy Sample).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 178 (marriage of Severn Jacobs & Emma B. Dennis).

Eliza Dennis1

F, b. circa 1854
FatherJohn Dennis (Free Negro)1 b. c 1830
MotherMary Thompson (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1854Eliza Dennis was born circa 1854 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Eliza was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza Dennis, a 6 year old black female in HH#1256 headed by John Dennis, a 30 year old black farmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

John Elliott (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1821
MotherMary Elliott (Free Negro)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1821John Elliott (Free Negro) was born circa 1821 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*7 July 1855He married Sarah Sample (Free Negro), daughter of Betsy Sample (Free Negro), on 7 July 1855 at Levin Nedab's, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Elliott, a 34 year old Free Negro, the son of Mary Elliott and she was shown as Sarah Sample, a 23 year old Free Negro, the daughter of Betsy Sample. They were married by J.W.A. Elliott and Chas T. Sturgis says both are over 21.1 

Family

Sarah Sample (Free Negro) b. c 1832

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 129 (marriage of John Elliott, FN & Sarah Sample, FN).

Betsy Sample (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1810
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1810Betsy Sample (Free Negro) was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Child 1.Sarah Sample (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 129 (marriage of John Elliott, FN & Sarah Sample, FN).

Mary Elliott (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1800Mary Elliott (Free Negro) was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Child 1.John Elliott (Free Negro)1 b. c 1821

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 129 (marriage of John Elliott, FN & Sarah Sample, FN).

Adah E. Nock (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1810
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1810Adah E. Nock (Free Negro) was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*8 December 1856She married George Evans (Free Negro), son of Abram Bradford and Zilla Richardson, on 8 December 1856 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as George Evans, FN, widower and Ada Nock, FN. Thomas H. Selby says she was over 21.2,3 
Married Name8 December 1856 As of 8 December 1856,her married name was Evans. 
Census w/husband*1 August 1860Adah was listed with her husband in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Adah E. Evans, a 50 year old black female in HH#1255 headed by Geo. Evans, a 63 year old black farmer.1 
Census head*1870Adah was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Adah Evans the head of HH#380, a 65 year old black house keeper. Listed with her was George Evans, a 60 year old black farm laborer with personal property valued at $250. Also listed were Sandy Wise, a 50 year old black male farm laborer; Liddie Wise, a 55 year old black female farm laborer; Leah Wise, a 19 year old black female; Ann Wise, a 14 year old black female; Sandy Wise, a 13 year old black male and George Wise, an 11 year old black male.4 

Family

George Evans (Free Negro) b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Adah Nock, FN).
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Margaret Evans (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1847
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1810
MotherEsther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)2 b. c 1811
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1847Margaret Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1847 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*13 September 1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Evans, an 8 year old black female in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer and Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female.2 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marg't Evans, a 13 year old black female in HH#1255 headed by Geo. Evans, a 63 year old black farmer and Adah E. Evans, a 50 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Emma Evans (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1848
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1810
MotherEsther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)2 b. c 1811
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1848Emma Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1848 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents13 September 1850Emma was listed with her parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Emma Evans, a 5 year old black female in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer and Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female.2 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Emma was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Emma Evans, a 12 year old black female in HH#1255 headed by Geo. Evans, a 63 year old black farmer and Adah E. Evans, a 50 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

George Evans (Free Negro)1

M, b. May 1850
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1810
MotherEsther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)2 b. c 1811
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*May 1850George Evans (Free Negro) was born in May 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents13 September 1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Evans, a 4/12 year old black male in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer and Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female.2 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860George was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Evans, a 10 year old black male in HH#1255 headed by Geo. Evans, a 63 year old black farmer and Adah E. Evans, a 50 year old black female.1 
Marriage*23 January 1876He married Rosena Major (Free Negro), daughter of George Major (Free Negro) and Rachel Phillips (Free Negro), on 23 January 1876 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Evans, a 23 year old colored laborer, the son of George & Esther Evans and she was shown as Rosena Major, age 28 & colored, the daughter of George & Rachel Major.3 

Family

Rosena Major (Free Negro) b. Nov 1849

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, Colored & Rosena Major, Colored).

Esther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1811
FatherJoshua Sewell1 b. c 1790
MotherMary Savage1 b. c 1790
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1811Esther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1811 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/husband*13 September 1850Esther was listed with her husband in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer.2 
Marriage*18 January 1855She married George Evans (Free Negro), son of Abram Bradford and Zilla Richardson, on 18 January 1855 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Evans, Free Negro, a 54 year old farmer, born in Acc Co, the son of Abram Bradford & Zilla Richardson and she was shown as Esther Evans, Free Negro, age 57, born in Acc Co, the daughter of Joshua Sewell & Mary Savage.1 

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Esther Evans, FN).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Joshua Sewell1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1790Joshua Sewell was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Mary Savage circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Mary Savage b. c 1790
Child 1.Esther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)+1 b. c 1811

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Esther Evans, FN).

Mary Savage1

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1790Mary Savage was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1810She married Joshua Sewell circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1810 As of circa 1810,her married name was Sewell. 

Family

Joshua Sewell b. c 1790
Child 1.Esther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)+1 b. c 1811

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Esther Evans, FN).

Abram Bradford1

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1775Abram Bradford was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1795He married Zilla Richardson circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Zilla Richardson b. c 1775
Child 1.George Evans (Free Negro)+1 b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Esther Evans, FN).

Zilla Richardson1

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1775Zilla Richardson was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1795She married Abram Bradford circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1795 As of circa 1795,her married name was Bradford. 

Family

Abram Bradford b. c 1775
Child 1.George Evans (Free Negro)+1 b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, FN & Esther Evans, FN).

Rosena Major (Free Negro)1

F, b. November 1849
FatherGeorge Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829
MotherRachel Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*November 1849Rosena Major (Free Negro) was born in November 1849 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*13 September 1850Rosena was listed with her parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rosanna Major, a 10/12 year old black female in HH#843 headed by Geo. Major, a 21 year old black laborer and Rachel Major, an 18 year old black female.1 
Census w/parents1 August 1860Rosena was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rosena Major, a 10 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer and Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto.2 
Marriage*23 January 1876She married George Evans (Free Negro), son of George Evans (Free Negro) and Esther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro), on 23 January 1876 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Evans, a 23 year old colored laborer, the son of George & Esther Evans and she was shown as Rosena Major, age 28 & colored, the daughter of George & Rachel Major.3 
Married Name23 January 1876 As of 23 January 1876,her married name was Evans. 

Family

George Evans (Free Negro) b. May 1850

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 130 (marriage of George Evans, Colored & Rosena Major, Colored).

George Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1829
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1829George Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*25 December 1848He married Rachel Phillips (Free Negro) on 25 December 1848 at Accomack Co, VA. Levin N. Phillips was security on the M.L.B. of George Major, Free Negro and Rachel Phillips, Fee Negro.2 
Census head*13 September 1850George was listed as a head of household in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Major the head of HH#843, a 21 year old black laborer with real estate valued at $150. Listed with him were Rachel Major, an 18 year old black female and Rosanna Major, a 10/12 year old black female.1 
Census head*1 August 1860George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Major the head of HH#1252, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer with personal property valued at $50. Listed with him were the following mulatto Majors: Rachel, age 28; Rosena, age 10; Robt. S., age 7; Mary S., age 5; John, age 6; Eliz't, age 3; Geo., age 1 and Lorenzo, age 1/12.3 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Rachel Phillips (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1832
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1832Rachel Phillips (Free Negro) was born circa 1832 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*25 December 1848She married George Major (Free Negro) on 25 December 1848 at Accomack Co, VA. Levin N. Phillips was security on the M.L.B. of George Major, Free Negro and Rachel Phillips, Fee Negro.2 
Married Name25 December 1848 As of 25 December 1848,her married name was Major. 
Census w/husband*13 September 1850Rachel was listed with her husband in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rachel Major, an 18 year old black female in HH#843 headed by Geo. Major, a 21 year old black laborer.1 
Census w/husband1 August 1860Rachel was listed with her husband in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer.3 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Isaac Evans (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1836
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1810
MotherEsther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1811
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1836Isaac Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1836 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*13 September 1850Isaac was listed with his parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Isaac Evans, a 14 year old black male in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer and Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Susan Evans (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1837
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1810
MotherEsther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1811
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1837Susan Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1837 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*13 September 1850Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan Evans, a 13 year old black female in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer and Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Daniel Evans (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1838
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1810
MotherEsther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1811
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1838Daniel Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1838 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*13 September 1850Daniel was listed with his parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Daniel Evans, a 12 year old black male in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer and Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Levi Evans (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1840
FatherGeorge Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1810
MotherEsther 'Hester' Evans (Free Negro)1 b. c 1811
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1840Levi Evans (Free Negro) was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*13 September 1850Levi was listed with his parents in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Levi Evans, a 10 year old black male in HH#819 headed by Geo. Evans, a 40 year old black farmer and Hester Evans, a 39 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

(-----) Bayly

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1800(-----) Bayly was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1815He married Nicey Church (Free Negro) circa 1815. 

Family

Nicey Church (Free Negro) b. c 1800
Children 1.Dennis Bayly (Free Negro)2 b. c 1827
 2.Lydia Church (Free Negro) b. c 1829
 3.Elliott Church (Free Negro)2 b. c 1847

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 42 (marriage of Arthur Bayly, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Jane Burton, colored) & p. 44 (marriage of Richard Bayly, colored, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Carrison, colored).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Dennis Bayly (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1827
Father(-----) Bayly1 b. c 1800
MotherNicey Church (Free Negro)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1827Dennis Bayly (Free Negro) was born circa 1827 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census head*13 September 1850Dennis was listed as a head of household in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Dennis Bayly the head of HH#858, a 23 year old black laborer. Listed with him were Lydia Church, a 21 year old black female; Nicey Church, a 45 year old black female; and Elliott Church, a 3 year old black male.1 
Census w/sister*1 August 1860He was listed with his sister in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Dennis Bayley, a 29 year old black farmer in HH#1331 headed by Lydia Church, a 30 year old black day laborer.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Richard Bayly (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1817
FatherJim Bayly (Free Negro)2 b. c 1775
MotherNicey Upshur (Free Negro)2 b. c 1785
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1817Richard Bayly (Free Negro) was born circa 1817 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census head*September 1850Richard was listed as a head of household in the census of September 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Bayly the head of HH#936, a 33 year old black laborer. Listed with him were Arthur Bayly, a 23 year old black laborer; Levin Bayly, a 21 year old black laborer; and Henry Hateney, a 22 year old laborer.2 
Marriage*20 December 1871He married Mary Garrison on 20 December 1871 at Drummond Town, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Bayly, a 45 year old colored laborer, born in Acc Co, the son of James & Nicy Bayly and she was shown as Mary Garrison, age 31 & colored, born in N'hamp Co & living in Acc Co (her parents were not shown).1 

Family

Mary Garrison b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 44 (marriage of Richard Bayly, colored, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Carrison, colored).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Mary Garrison1

F, b. circa 1840
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1840Mary Garrison was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*20 December 1871She married Richard Bayly (Free Negro), son of Jim Bayly (Free Negro) and Nicey Upshur (Free Negro), on 20 December 1871 at Drummond Town, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Bayly, a 45 year old colored laborer, born in Acc Co, the son of James & Nicy Bayly and she was shown as Mary Garrison, age 31 & colored, born in N'hamp Co & living in Acc Co (her parents were not shown).1 
Married Name20 December 1871 As of 20 December 1871,her married name was Bayly. 

Family

Richard Bayly (Free Negro) b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 44 (marriage of Richard Bayly, colored, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Carrison, colored).

Arthur Bayly (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1827
FatherJim Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1775
MotherNicey Upshur (Free Negro)1 b. c 1785
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1827Arthur Bayly (Free Negro) was born circa 1827 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/brother*September 1850Arthur was listed with his brother in the census of September 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Arthur Bayly, a 23 year old black laborer in HH#936 headed by Richard Bayly, a 33 year old black laborer.2 
Marriage*22 September 1881He married Mary Jane Burton on 22 September 1881 at Locust Mount, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Arthur Bayly, a 50 year old blacksmith, the son of Jas. & Nicey Bayly and she was shown as Mary Jane Burton, age 49 & colored, the daughter of Leah Burton.1 

Family

Mary Jane Burton b. c 1832

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 42 (marriage of Arthur Bayly, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Jane Burton, colored).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Mary Jane Burton1

F, b. circa 1832
Last Edited5 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1832Mary Jane Burton was born circa 1832 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*22 September 1881She married Arthur Bayly (Free Negro), son of Jim Bayly (Free Negro) and Nicey Upshur (Free Negro), on 22 September 1881 at Locust Mount, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Arthur Bayly, a 50 year old blacksmith, the son of Jas. & Nicey Bayly and she was shown as Mary Jane Burton, age 49 & colored, the daughter of Leah Burton.1 
Married Name22 September 1881 As of 22 September 1881,her married name was Bayly. 

Family

Arthur Bayly (Free Negro) b. c 1827

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 42 (marriage of Arthur Bayly, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Jane Burton, colored).

Elliott Church (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1847
Father(-----) Bayly1 b. c 1800
MotherNicey Church (Free Negro)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1847Elliott Church (Free Negro) was born circa 1847 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*13 September 1850Elliott was listed with his mother in the census of 13 September 1850 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Elliott Church, a 2 year old black male in HH#858 headed by Dennis Bayly, a 23 year old black laborer. Listed just above him was Nicey Church, a 45 year old black female, who was possibly his mother.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Louisa Phillips (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1835
Last Edited1 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1835Louisa Phillips (Free Negro) was born circa 1835 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*7 December 1852She married Thomas Major (Free Negro), son of Thomas Major (Free Negro) and Annis (-----) (Free Negro), on 7 December 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as Thomas Major, Free Negro and Lousia Phillips, Free Negro. (NOTE: On this same date there is a marriage of Thomas Major, FN and Susan Phillips.)1 
Married Name7 December 1852 As of 7 December 1852,her married name was Major. 
Census w/husband*1 August 1860Louisa was listed with her husband in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Louisa Major, a 30 year old black female in HH#1249 headed by Thos. Major, a 35 year old black day laborer.2 
Census w/husband11 July 1870Louisa was listed with her husband in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Louisa Major, a 35 year old black house keeper in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer.3 

Family

Thomas Major (Free Negro) b. c 1826
Children 1.Margaret A. Major (Free Negro)2 b. c 1855
 2.John H. Major (Free Negro)2 b. c 1858
 3.William Thomas Major (Free Negro)2 b. c 1859
 4.Alexander Major3 b. c 1862
 5.Betty Ann Major3 b. c 1866
 6.Adrick Major3 b. c 1867
 7.Joseph Major3 b. Apr 1870
 8.Levin Major4 b. c 1874, d. 15 Oct 1884

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Margaret A. Major (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1855
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)2 b. c 1826
MotherLouisa Phillips (Free Negro)2 b. c 1835
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1855Margaret A. Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1855 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marg't Major, a 5 year old black female in HH#1249 headed by Thos. Major, a 35 year old black day laboer and Lousia Major, a 25 year old black female.2 
Census w/parents11 July 1870Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marg't A. Major, a 16 year old black female in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer and Lousia Major, a 35 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

John H. Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1858
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1826
MotherLouisa Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1858John H. Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1858 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Major, a 2 year old black male in HH#1249 headed by Thos. Major, a 35 year old black day laboer and Lousia Major, a 25 year old black female.1 
Census w/parents11 July 1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Geoges Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Major, a 14 year old black male in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer and Lousia Major, a 35 year old black female.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

William Thomas Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1859
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)2 b. c 1826
MotherLouisa Phillips (Free Negro)2 b. c 1835
Last Edited1 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1859William Thomas Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1859 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860William was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. S. Major, a 1 year old black male in HH#1249 headed by Thos. Major, a 35 year old black day laboer and Lousia Major, a 25 year old black female.2 
Census w/parents11 July 1870William was listed with his parents in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. T. Major, a 13 year old black male in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer and Lousia Major, a 35 year old black female.3 
Marriage*2 January 1889He married Sarah Sample on 2 January 1889 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William Thomas Major, a 26 year old colored wage-earner, the son of Thomas & Louisa Major and she was shown as Sarah Sample, a 21 year old colored daughter of Charles & Betsey Sample.1 

Family

Sarah Sample b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Robert S. Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1853
FatherGeorge Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829
MotherRachel Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1853Robert S. Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1853 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Robert was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Robt. S. Major, a 7 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer and Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto.1
 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Mary S. Major (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1855
FatherGeorge Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829
MotherRachel Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1855Mary S. Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1855 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary S. Major, a 5 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer and Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

John Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1854
FatherGeorge Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829
MotherRachel Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1854John Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1854 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Major, a 6 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer and Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Elizabeth Major (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1857
FatherGeorge Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829
MotherRachel Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1857Elizabeth Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1857 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz't. Major, a 3 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer and Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

George (of George) Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1859
FatherGeorge Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829
MotherRachel Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832
Last Edited1 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1859George (of George) Major (Free Negro) was born circa 1859 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860George was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Major, a 1 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer and Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Lorenzo Major (Free Negro)1

M, b. July 1860
FatherGeorge Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829
MotherRachel Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1832
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*July 1860Lorenzo Major (Free Negro) was born in July 1860 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1 August 1860Lorenzo was listed with his parents in the census of 1 August 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Lorenzo Major, a 1/12 year old mulatto in HH#1252 headed by Geo. Major, a 30 year old mulatto farm laborer and Rachel Major, a 28 year old mulatto.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Levin Bayly (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1829
FatherJim Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1775
MotherNicey Upshur (Free Negro)1 b. c 1785
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1829Levin Bayly (Free Negro) was born circa 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/brother*September 1850Levin was listed with his brother in the census of September 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Levin Bayly, a 21 year old black laborer in HH#936 headed by Richard Bayly, a 33 year old black laborer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Jim Bayly (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1775Jim Bayly (Free Negro) was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1805He married Nicey Upshur (Free Negro) circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census head*September 1850Jim was listed as a head of household in the census of September 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jim Bayly the head of HH#912, a 75 year old black laborer. Listed with him was Nicey Upshur, a 65 year old black female; Tom Bayly, a 31 year old black sawyer; and William Bayly, a 12 year old black male.1 

Family

Nicey Upshur (Free Negro) b. c 1785
Children 1.Richard Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1817
 2.Tom Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1819
 3.Arthur Bayly (Free Negro)2 b. c 1827
 4.Levin Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 42 (marriage of Arthur Bayly, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Jane Burton, colored).

Nicey Upshur (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1785
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1785Nicey Upshur (Free Negro) was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1805She married Jim Bayly (Free Negro) circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1805 As of circa 1805,her married name was Bayly. 
Census w/husband*September 1850Nicey was listed with her husband in the census of September 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nicey Upshur, a 65 year old black female in HH#912 headed by Jim Bayly, a 75 year old laborer.1 

Family

Jim Bayly (Free Negro) b. c 1775
Children 1.Richard Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1817
 2.Tom Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1819
 3.Arthur Bayly (Free Negro)2 b. c 1827
 4.Levin Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1829

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 42 (marriage of Arthur Bayly, son of James & Nicey, to Mary Jane Burton, colored).

Tom Bayly (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1819
FatherJim Bayly (Free Negro)1 b. c 1775
MotherNicey Upshur (Free Negro)1 b. c 1785
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1819Tom Bayly (Free Negro) was born circa 1819 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*September 1850Tom was listed with his parents in the census of September 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Tom Bayly, a 31 year old black sawyer in HH#912 headed by Jim Bayly, a 75 year old laborer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Alexander Major1

M, b. circa 1862
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1826
MotherLouisa Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited1 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1862Alexander Major was born circa 1862 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*11 July 1870Alexander was listed with his parents in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alexander Major, an 8 year old black male in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer and Lousia Major, a 35 year old black female.1 
Reported death*15 October 1884He reported a death on 15 October 1884 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Levin Major a colored male who died of dropsy at the age of 10. The was the son of Thos. & Louisa. His brother Alex Major gave the information.2 
Marriage*12 January 1890He married Nannie Eichelberger on 12 January 1890 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Alexander Major, a 26 year old colored wage-earner, the son of Thomas & Louisa Major and she was shown as Nannie Eichelberger, a 27 year old colored daughter of Isaac Eichelberger.3 

Family

Nannie Eichelberger b. c 1863

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Betty Ann Major1

F, b. circa 1866
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1826
MotherLouisa Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1866Betty Ann Major was born circa 1866 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*11 July 1870Betty was listed with her parents in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betty Ann Major, a 6 year old black female in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer and Lousia Major, a 35 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Adrick Major1

M, b. circa 1867
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1826
MotherLouisa Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1867Adrick Major was born circa 1867 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*11 July 1870Adrick was listed with his parents in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Adrick Major, a 3 year old black male in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer and Lousia Major, a 35 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Joseph Major1

M, b. April 1870
FatherThomas Major (Free Negro)1 b. c 1826
MotherLouisa Phillips (Free Negro)1 b. c 1835
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*April 1870Joseph Major was born in April 1870 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*11 July 1870Joseph was listed with his parents in the census of 11 July 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph Major, a 2 month old black male, born in April in HH#374 headed by Thomas Major, a 40 year old black farm laborer and Lousia Major, a 35 year old black female.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Milly Giddings (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1820
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1820Milly Giddings (Free Negro) was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census head*3 July 1860Milly was listed as a head of household in the census of 3 July 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Milly Giddens the head of HH#1321, a 40 year old black washer woman with personal property valued at $20. Listed with her was Appy Giddens, an 18 year old black day laborer; William Giddens, an 18 year old mulatto; Susanna Giddens, an 8 year old mulatto. Also listed was Darkey Bayly, a 60 year old black female.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, US Colored Troops Military Service Records, 1861-1865.

Alfred 'Appy' Giddings (Free Negro)1

M, b. circa 1843
MotherMilly Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1820
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1843Alfred 'Appy' Giddings (Free Negro) was born circa 1843 at Eastville, Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*3 July 1860Alfred was listed with his mother in the census of 3 July 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Appy Giddens, an 18 year old black day laborer in HH#1321 headed by Milly Giddens, a 40 year old washer woman.2 
Civil War Enlisted*30 October 1863He enlisted in the Civil War on 30 October 1863 at Craney Island, Norfolk Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred Giddings and assigned to Co. D, 10th Reg't, US Colored Inf. He was age 20 years, 5ft 7in tall, born in Eastville, VA, occupation: sailor. Remarks: Promotion to Corpl. 28 Apr 1864.1 
Marriage*before 1870He married Rosina 'Riny' (-----) before 1870.3 
Census head1870Alfred was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred Giddings the head of HH#847, a 25 year old black farm laborer. Listed with him was Rosina Giddings, a 24 year old black house keeper.4 
Census head*1900Alfred was listed as a head of household in the census of 1900 at Eastville, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred Giddens a 45 year old black head of household. Listed with him were the following black Giddens: Riny, a 38 year old wife; Samuel, an 18 year old son; Alfred, a 15 year old son; George, a 13 year old son; Alexandrew, a 12 year old son; Anna B., a 9 year old daughter; Seth J., a 7 year old son; Mary E., a 4 year old daughter; and Thomas R.C., a 11/12 year old son.5 

Family

Rosina 'Riny' (-----) b. c 1846
Child 1.John Giddings6 b. c 1870

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, US Colored Troops Military Service Records, 1861-1865.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  6. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 147 (marriage of John Giddings, colored, and Maggie Floyd, colored).

Susanna Giddings (Free Negro)1

F, b. circa 1852
MotherMilly Giddings (Free Negro)1 b. c 1820
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1852Susanna Giddings (Free Negro) was born circa 1852 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*3 July 1860Susanna was listed with her mother in the census of 3 July 1860 at Pungoteague P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susanna Giddens, an 8 year old mullato in HH#1321 headed by Milly Giddens, a 40 year old washer woman.1 

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Rosina 'Riny' (-----)1

F, b. circa 1846
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1846Rosina 'Riny' (-----) was born circa 1846 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*before 1870She married Alfred 'Appy' Giddings (Free Negro), son of Milly Giddings (Free Negro), before 1870.3 
Census w/husband*1870Rosina was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rosina Giddings, a 24 year old black house keeper in HH#847 headed by Alfred Giddings, a 25 yea rold black farm laborer.2 
Married Namebefore 1870 As of before 1870,her married name was Giddings. 

Family

Alfred 'Appy' Giddings (Free Negro) b. c 1843
Child 1.John Giddings4 b. c 1870

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 147 (marriage of John Giddings, colored, and Maggie Floyd, colored).

Spry Giddings1

M, b. circa 1825
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1825Spry Giddings was born circa 1825 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1855He married Margaret Parkerson circa 1855.2 
Census w/another*1870Spry was listed with another family in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Spry Giddings, a 45 year old black farm laborer in HH#132 of Fredrick Kelley, age 40 and farming. Also listed under him was Anna Giddings, a 20 year old black female farm laborer and Susan Sample, a 15 year old black domestic servant.1 

Family

Margaret Parkerson b. c 1830
Child 1.William Giddings2 b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 147 (marriage of Wm. Giddinge (col) and Mary Shaw (Col)).

Margaret Parkerson1

F, b. circa 1830
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1830Margaret Parkerson was born circa 1830.1 
Marriage*circa 1855She married Spry Giddings circa 1855.1 
Married Namecirca 1855 As of circa 1855,her married name was Giddings. 

Family

Spry Giddings b. c 1825
Child 1.William Giddings1 b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 147 (marriage of Wm. Giddinge (col) and Mary Shaw (Col)).

William Giddings1

M, b. circa 1858
FatherSpry Giddings1 b. c 1825
MotherMargaret Parkerson1 b. c 1830
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1858William Giddings was born circa 1858 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*8 July 1884He married Mary Shaw, daughter of John Stran and Harriet Gunter, on 8 July 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Giddinge, a 26 year old colored laborer, born in N'hamp Co & living in Acc Co, the son of Spry & Marg't Parkerson and she was shown as Mary Shaw, age 22 & colored, the daughter of Jno Stran & Harriet Gunter.1 

Family

Mary Shaw b. c 1862

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 147 (marriage of Wm. Giddinge (col) and Mary Shaw (Col)).

Mary Shaw1

F, b. circa 1862
FatherJohn Stran1 b. c 1840
MotherHarriet Gunter1 b. c 1840
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1862Mary Shaw was born circa 1862 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*8 July 1884She married William Giddings, son of Spry Giddings and Margaret Parkerson, on 8 July 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Giddinge, a 26 year old colored laborer, born in N'hamp Co & living in Acc Co, the son of Spry & Marg't Parkerson and she was shown as Mary Shaw, age 22 & colored, the daughter of Jno Stran & Harriet Gunter.1 
Married Name8 July 1884 As of 8 July 1884,her married name was Giddings. 

Family

William Giddings b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 147 (marriage of Wm. Giddinge (col) and Mary Shaw (Col)).

John Stran1

M, b. circa 1840
Last Edited6 Feb 2014
Birth*circa 1840John Stran was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1860He married Harriet Gunter circa 1860 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Harriet Gunter b. c 1840
Child 1.Mary Shaw1 b. c 1862

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 147 (marriage of Wm. Giddinge (col) and Mary Shaw (Col)).