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Family: Elias COURTNEY / Mary PAVY (F377)

m. 17 Mar 1808


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  • Elias  COURTNEYFather | Male
    Elias COURTNEY

    Born  c.1786  , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1861  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bennington Cemetery, Switzerland Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  17 Mar 1808  [1, 2]  Lexington, Harrison, Kentucky, USA  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John COURTNEY | F473 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary KINCAID | F473 Group Sheet 

    Mary PAVYMother | Female
    Mary PAVY

    Born  c.1788-1789  , , Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  c.1865  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bennington Cemetery, Switzerland Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Samuel PAVEY, II | F512 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah /HUSK HURST | F512 Group Sheet 

    Bueford  COURTNEYChild 1 | Male
    + Bueford COURTNEY

    Born  ca 1807  , Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Apr 1876  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Almira THURBER | F259 
    Married  14 Feb 1833  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Sarah  COURTNEYChild 2 | Female
    Sarah COURTNEY

    Born  Between 1810 and 1815  prob Lexington, Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  John THURBER | F1185 
    Married  30 May 1833  prob, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Sidney  COURTNEYChild 3 | Female
    Sidney COURTNEY

    Born  Between 1816 and 1819  prob Lexington, Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  William MORRIS | F481 
    Married  12 Dec 1832  , Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    William  COURTNEYChild 4 | Male
    + William COURTNEY

    Born  c.1814  prob Lexington, Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mahala PROTSMAN | F376 
    Married  16 Mar 1837  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Jesse  COURTNEYChild 5 | Male
    + Jesse COURTNEY

    Born  c.1815  prob Lexington, Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Polina STURGEON | F477 
    Married  28/29 Mar 1846  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Burry Ann  COURTNEYChild 6 | Female
    + Burry Ann COURTNEY

    Born  1 Mar 1820  , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Mar 1883  Plum Creek, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Vevay Cemetery, Switzerland, indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Joseph WALTZ | F480 
    Married  5 Apr 1838  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Rebecca  COURTNEYChild 7 | Female
    + Rebecca COURTNEY

    Born  Between 1821 and 1825  prob Lexington, Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Owen REDD | F478 
    Married  25 Apr 1838  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Elias  COURTNEY, Jr.Child 8 | Male
    + Elias COURTNEY, Jr.

    Born  c.1823  prob , Lexington, Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Eleanor 'COURTNEY' | F475 
    Married     

    James W.  COURTNEYChild 9 | Male
    + James W. COURTNEY

    Born  c.1826  , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  c.1892  , Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nancy H. DRAPER (HOLMES?) | F2846 
    Married  Aug 1844  , Grant, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Histories
    History - Courtney
    History - Courtney
    Charles N. Courtney, author
    (http://www.angelfire.com/alt2/hathaway/index.htlml
    Courtesy of Al Taylor, Jr.

  • Notes  Married:
    • Charles N. Courtney's Family History, written in 1935 incorrectly gives the marriage date of Elias Courtney and Mary Pavey as 1805.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1901] Marriage, 25 Apr 2012.
      "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," digital image, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org: accessed 25 April 2012), entry for Elias Cortney and Polly Pavey, married 17 March 1808, Harrison County: citing FHL microfilm 216,891.

    2. [S1878] Correspondence, Ancestor Chart, 2 Jun 1992.
      James COURTNEY, b ca 1640, d 1698 Westmoreland Co., VA; md ______DYNE, d/o Luke DYNE
      son
      John COURTNEY, b ca 1687, Westmoreland Co., VA, d 1756 King George Co., VA;
      son

      either John COURTNEY, b ca 1725-1730, d 1801 Fauquier Co., CA. (Had a son John. Many of his children moved to Harrison Co., KY.)
      or William COURTNEY, b ca 1720; md 1745 Mary BARBEE (They had a son John b 1745.)
      or William COURTNEY (least likely to be father of our John. He was a son of William & Mary BARBEE COURTNEY above. He also had son John.

      son John
      son Elias COURTNEY, b ca 1786 KY (or VA?), md 17 March 1808, Polly PAVEY (b ca 1788 Maryland), Harrison Co., KY
      son James W. COURTNEY, b ca 1824-1826, Kentucy, md Aug 1844, Nancy H. (Holmes?) DRAPER (b ca 1827-28 KY, d 8 May 1908, Memphis, Scotland Co., MO) Grant Co., KY; d ca 1892 Pendleton Co., KY

      Samuel PAVEY, b 1710 New Hampshire, d 27 Aug 1803 Harrison Co., KY
      son
      Samuel PAVEY, b Jul 1761 Accomack Co., VA, d 20 Aug 1851, Indiana (Fayette Co?); md Sarah (HURST?)
      dau
      Polly PAVEY who md Elias COURTNEY above.