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James W.  COURTNEY

James W. COURTNEY

Male 1826 - 1892  (~ 66 years)

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  • Name James W. COURTNEY  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born c.1826  , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6
    • Age under 5, 1830 census, c.1825-1830
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1830  Western Division, Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Elias Courtney household 
    • Elias Courtney
      1 male under 5 [James W., age 4]
      1 male 5 thru 10 [Elias Jr., age 7]
      2 males 10 thru 14 [William, age 16 & Jesse, age 15]
      1 male 20 thru 29 [Buford, age 24]
      1 male 40 thru 49 [Elias, age 44]
      1 female under 5 [Sidney, b 1825-1830]
      1 female 5 thru 9 [Rebecca, b. 1820-25]
      1 female 10 thru 14 [Burry Ann, age 11, b 1815-1820]]
      1 female 15 thru 19 [Sarah, b. 1810-1815]
      1 female 40 thru 49 [Mary, age 42]
    1830 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1830 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Kentucky. Harrison Co. - Elias Courtney
    Census 1 Jun 1840  Vevay, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Elias Cartney 

    • Elias Coatney
      «b» males 10 & under 15 (1) [James W., age 14]«/b»
      males 15 & under 20 (1) [Elias Jr., age 17]
      males 50 & under 60 (1) [Elias, age 54]

      females 50 & under 60 (1) [Mary, age 52]
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Elias Cartney
    Census 1860  Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. 

    • 1) «b»James W. Courtney«/b», age 34, male, carpenter, real estate $300, personal property $200, born Kentucky

      2) Nancy Courtney, age 32, female, born Kentucky

      3) Maria L. Courtney, age 15, female, born Kentucky

      4) Martin L. Courtney, age 14, male, born Kentucky

      5) John J. Courtney, age 12, male, born Kentucky

      6) Francis M. Courtney, age 11, male, born Kentucky

      7) Mary E. Courtney, age 9, female, born Kentucky

      8) Martha Courtney, age 8, female, born Kentucky

      9) Susan Courtney, age 7, female, born Kentucky

      10) Jarvy W. Courtney, age 6, male, born Kentucky

      11) Sarah E. Courtney, age 3, female, born Kentucky

      12) Ann E. Courtney, age 1, female, born Kentucky
    Military Service in the U.S. Army during the Civil War.  [8
    Resided Kentucky and Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1860  Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    carpenter 
    Died c.1892  , Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6
    Buried Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I4760  richison
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2016 

    Father Elias COURTNEY,   b. c.1786, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861, , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary PAVY,   b. c.1788-1789, , , Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. c.1865, , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F377  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy H. DRAPER (HOLMES?),   b. Abt 1827-1828, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1908, Memphis, Scotland Co., Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married Aug 1844  , Grant, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Maria L. COURTNEY,   b. Abt 1845, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1896  (Age ~ 51 years)
    +2. Martin L. COURTNEY,   b. 27 May 1846, , Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1938, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. William B. COURTNEY,   b. 1847, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John J. COURTNEY,   b. Nov 1848, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931  (Age ~ 82 years)
     5. Francis Marion COURTNEY,   b. Mar 1849, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1909  (Age ~ 59 years)
     6. Decalb COURTNEY,   b. 1850,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary E. COURTNEY,   b. Abt 1851, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Martha Ellen COURTNEY,   b. Abt 1852, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age ~ 82 years)
     9. Susan COURTNEY,   b. Nov 1853, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1936  (Age ~ 82 years)
     10. William Jarvey COURTNEY,   b. 11 May 1854, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1946  (Age 91 years)
     11. Sara E. COURTNEY,   b. Abt 1857, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1902  (Age ~ 45 years)
     12. Anna E. COURTNEY,   b. Abt 1859, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1903  (Age ~ 44 years)
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2007 
    Family ID F2846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - c.1826 - , , Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Elias Cartney - 1 Jun 1840 - Vevay, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Aug 1844 - , Grant, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - U.S. - 1860 - Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1860 - Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - c.1892 - , Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1839] 1830 U.S. Census, 23 Apr 2014.
      1830 U.S. census, Harrison County, Kentucky, population schedule, Western Division, Elias Courtney household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 23 April 2014); citing NARA microfilm publication M19: 37.

    2. [s1878] Correspondence, Ancestor Chart (Reliability: 3), 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.

    3. [s1878] Correspondence, Ancestor Chart (Reliability: 3), 2 Jun 1992.

    4. [S382] Family Tree Online (Reliability: 1), 27 Nov 2012.
      "William Orla Hathaway and Della Mae (Poorman) Hathaway," database, Angelfire.com (http://www.angelfire.com/alt2/hathaway/index.hmtl : accessed 27 November 2012); Bueford Courtney, 1807-1876; undocumented family tree by Charles N. Courtney.
      Original hand-written documents and a transcription are available on this website.

    5. [s1878] Correspondence, Pedigree chart of James W. Courtney (Reliability: 3), 2 Jun 1992.
      James W. Courtney, s/o Elias Courtney and Polly Pavey; b ca 1824-1826, Kentucky; md Aug 1844, Grant Co., Ky, Nancy H. (Holmes?) Draper (b ca 1827-28, Ky; d 8 May 1908, Memphis, Scotland Co., MO); d ca 1892, Pendleton Co., KY

    6. [s1878] Correspondence, Pedigree chart of James W. Courtney (Reliability: 3), 2 Jun 1992.

    7. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census, 3 Jan 2016.
      1840 U.S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, Vevay, p. 263 (penned), Elias Cartney household; image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 3 January 2016); imaged from NARA microfilm publication M704, roll 94.

    8. [s1878] Correspondence, FGS James W. Courtney (Reliability: 3).
      Photocopy in file
      From COURTNEY CHRONICLES, Vol. 5, No. 4, Oct 1987

    9. [S1878] Correspondence, FGS James W. Courtney.
      Photocopy in file
      From COURTNEY CHRONICLES, Vol. 5, No. 4, Oct 1987