|PATTERSON, James A.
PATTERSON, James A.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census, 1860, Alamance County, North Carolina, United States. J A Patterson is 25, farmer, with S J (19, female). Also in household are Oliver McPherson (23, farmer) and Margaret Riggins (14). (Graham PO, Alamance Co, NC, family 1523)
2. Census, 1880, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. James Patterson is 44, farmer, with wife Sallie (38, keeping house), dau Dora (19), son Robert (17, farm laborer), son Edwin (16, farm laborer), son William (12, at home), dau Mollie (10), dau Eugenia (8), son John (6), and son Charlie (4). (Chatham Co, Albright Twp, NC, p135C)
3. Occupation: Farmer.
James married Sarah McPHERSON, daughter of John McPHERSON and Mary LINDLEY. (Sarah McPHERSON was born about 1840 in North Carolina, United States 432.)