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Armstrong MAXWELL

Male 1801 - 1858  (57 years)


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  • Name Armstrong MAXWELL 
    Born 10 Oct 1801  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation carpenter  [2, 3
    Died 20 Nov 1858  West Milford, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: tuberculosis 
    Person ID I32364  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2009 

    Family Sudna Alcinda LOWTHER,   b. 1803,   d. 1867, West Milford, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1828  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Harrison Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Sep 3 1850:
      Armstrong Maxwell, 48, carpenter; Sidney (female), 45; Mary, 21; Anastacia, 18; Alcinda, 16; Judith, 13; Ervin, 12; William, 10; Manilla (female), 8.

      1860 Census, Millford, Harrison Co, Virginia (now West Virginia):
      Sudney A. Maxwell, 54; Julia Maxwell, 20; Irvin D. Maxwell, 22; William H H Maxwell, 19; Marcellus Maxwell, 16; Charles J. Rany, 10; John A. Rany, 8. (Relationships not given.) [6]
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann MAXWELL,   b. CA 1829,   d. Bef Jun 1880  (Age ~ 51 years)
     2. Anastacia MAXWELL,   b. CA 1832,   d. 1913  (Age ~ 81 years)
     3. Sudna Alcinda MAXWELL,   b. 1 May 1833,   d. 4 Apr 1924, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. Judith MAXWELL,   b. CA 1837
     5. Irvin D. MAXWELL,   b. CA 1838,   d. Bef 1911  (Age ~ 72 years)
     6. William H. H. MAXWELL,   b. CA 1840, Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age ~ 70 years)
     7. Marcellus MAXWELL,   b. CA 1842
     8. Millie M. MAXWELL
     9. Julia MAXWELL
    Family ID F12572  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: tuberculosis - 20 Nov 1858 - West Milford, Harrison Co, (W)VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1864] Death Record - Birth date calculated from age at death.

    2. [S242] 1850 Census, Harrison County, (W)VA.

    3. [S1670] Harrison County Death Records, Clarksburg, WV.

    4. [S1792] Harrison County WV Marriages 1785-1894, (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (1985)).
      Identified as Armstrong Maxwell and S. Alcinda Lowther. Married Feb 19 1828. Don Norman reports marriage date as Feb 19 1829.

    5. [S340] The Gibson and Related Families, Penny & O.D. Linder, http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/GIBSON/2003-10/1067200853, (McClain Printing Co, Parsons WV, 1991), p. 430.

    6. [S293] History of Ritchie County, Minnie Kendall Lowther, (1911, reprinted 1999, McClain Printing Co, Parsons WV, http://McClainPrinting.com).