SEWELL, W. H.
(Cir 1824-)
UNKNOWN, Melitha A.
(Cir 1826-)
SEWELL, James Madison
(1852-1919)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. DOWNING, Katherine

2. UNKNOWN, Lucinda K.

SEWELL, James Madison 592

  • Born: 25 Oct 1852, Cedar Creek, Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States
  • Marriage (1): DOWNING, Katherine on 21 Dec 1873 in Downing Home, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States
  • Marriage (2): UNKNOWN, Lucinda K.
  • Died: 14 Jan 1919, Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, United States
  • Buried: West View Cemetery, Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia 592
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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census, 1860, Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States. Jas M Sewell is 7, living with parents. (Fayetteville PO, East part of Cumberland Co, NC, p60, family 416)

2. Census, 1870, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States. James Seawell [maybe this one] is 17, farm hand, living with parents Marshall (45, farmer, b NC) and Melissa (42, keeping house, b NC) and other family members. (Cedar Creek PO, Cedar Creek Twp, Cumberland Co, NC, family 197)

3. Census, 1880, Richmond County, North Carolina, United States. J M Sewell is 27, b NC, sells sewing machines, with Katie (22) and James (5 months, born Jan). They are all living in household of W W Fry, a dentist. (District 173, Laurinburgh Stewartsville Twp, Richmond Co, NC, family 64)

4. Property, 16 Feb 1891, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States. Vandeline? Sewell and other Sewells [probaby children of Catherine Downing Sewell] received property as result of division of lands of G W Downing in Turnbull Twp, Bladen Co. They receive Lot 2, consisting of 94 acres on W side of Bloody Branch and Turnbull Swamp. There is a drawing in the deed book showing the location of the lot. (Bladen Co Deed book16, p532-4)

5. Census, 1900, Richmond County, Georgia, United States. James M Sewell is 47, b Oct 1852, b NC, book keeper, with wife Lucinda K (33, b Aug 1866, b SC), son Carson W (19, b Jan 1881, b NC, real estate clerk). Also in household is sister-in-law Emma Brunson (28, b SC), dau Cornelius Sewell (1, b March 1899, b GA). (District 53, Militia District 22, Augusta Ward 1, Richmond Co, GA, family 181)

6. Census, 1910, Richmond County, Georgia, United States. J M Sewell is 57, b NC, commercial salesman, married for 2nd time for 17 years, with wife Lucinder H (43, b SC, public seamstress, married for 1st time for 17 years, 1 child, 1 living), dau Fannie C (11, b GA), boarder Emmer Brunson (37, female, single, b SC, public seamstress), boarder Lena Ludwig (23, single, b SC, public seamstress), and black servant Alma Sanders. (District 52, Augusta Ward 1, Richmond Co, GA, family 54)


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James married Katherine DOWNING, daughter of George Washington* DOWNING and Susan Ann* SMITH, on 21 Dec 1873 in Downing Home, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States. (Katherine DOWNING was born on 23 Apr 1854 in Downingville, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States,563,593 died on 28 Sep 1886 in Willis Creek, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States 593 and was buried in Briar Branch Church, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States 593.)


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James next married Lucinda K. UNKNOWN. (Lucinda K. UNKNOWN was born in Aug 1866 in South Carolina, United States.)




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