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Elijah Ivey

Male 1757 - 1840  (~ 83 years)


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  • Name Elijah Ivey 
    Born ca. 1757  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1820  Fairfield County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military 4 Nov 1833  Lowdes County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Private, S. C. Militia; enrolled on November 4, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $80; sums received to date of publication of list, $200.--Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. 
    Veterans: War for Independence
    Veterans: War for Independence
    Probate 17 Oct 1839  Lowdes County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Subscription of will. 
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey
    Children: Jesse Ivey; Martha Long; Mary McBride; Elizabeth Edwards [deceased]; Sarah Tatum; Samuel Ivey; William Ivey and Thomas Ivey [deceased]. Enslaved persons: Old Jacob; Washington; Little Bill; Sally; Charles; Milly; Rose; Isaac; Mary; Doll; Lydia; Nancy; Jinney; Jenny; Ibby; Little Jacob; Aaron; Joe; and Abram.
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p.2
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p.2
    Youngest children: Asa Ivey, Curtis Ivey and Elijah Ivey. Enslaved persons: Blind Phebe; Fortune; Lucy; Tilda; and Amy and her children, Charlotte, [Ulyatt ?] Tilda the younger and Mary.
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p. 3
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p. 3
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p. 4
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p. 4
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p. 5
    Last Will and Testament of Elijah Ivey, p. 5
    Died ca. 1840  Lowndes County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 23 Apr 1857  Lowndes County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Depositions re: minor children of Elijah Ivey, Revolutionary War soldier. 
    Deposition of Samuel Ivey re: Elijah P. Ivey
    Deposition of Samuel Ivey re: Elijah P. Ivey
    Deposition of James Whitman re: minor children of Elijah Ivey
    Deposition of James Whitman re: minor children of Elijah Ivey
    Buried Ivey Family Cemetery, White Hall, Lowndes, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16437  Dickinson
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2016 

    Children 
     1. Martha Ivey  [Birth]
     2. Mary Ivey  [Birth]
     3. William Ivey,   b. ca. 1792, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +4. Samuel Ivey,   b. 17 Apr 1794, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1880, Grand Cane, DeSoto, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     5. Thomas Ivey,   d. bef. 1840  [Birth]
     6. Jesse Ivey,   b. 14 Feb 1799, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1873, Mansfield, DeSoto, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
    +7. Elizabeth Ivey,   b. 9 Oct 1810, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1835, White Hall, Lowndes, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)  [Birth]
     8. Sarah Ivey,   b. ca. 1813, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1849, Lowndes County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F5086  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Harten 
    Children 
     1. Asa Ivey,   b. ca. 1831, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Curtis Ivey  [Birth]
     3. Elijah P. Ivey,   b. 29 Sep 1835, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1912, San Marcos, Hays, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F5087  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - ca. 1840 - Lowndes County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - Depositions re: minor children of Elijah Ivey, Revolutionary War soldier. - 23 Apr 1857 - Lowndes County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ivey Family Cemetery, White Hall, Lowndes, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336402] 1820 United States Federal Census, (Original data: Fourth Census of the United States, 1820. (NARA microfilm publication M33, 142 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.), Census Place: Fairfield, South Carolina; Page: 43; NARA Roll: M33_118; Image: 245.
      Name: Elizah Ivey
      [Elijah Ivey]
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Fairfield, South Carolina
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 1 [1805-1810]
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1 [1795-1804]
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [XX - 1775]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1 [1811-1820]
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1 [1805-1810]
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1 [1776-1794]
      Slaves - Males - Under 14: 2
      Slaves - Males - 14 thru 25: 2
      Slaves - Males - 26 thru 44: 2
      Slaves - Females - Under 14: 2
      Slaves - Females - 14 thru 25: 3
      Slaves - Females - 45 and over: 1
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 10
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 3
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 6
      Total Slaves: 12
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 18


    2. [S274] Alabama Revolutionary War Soldiers [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2000), Original data: Alabama Department of Archives and History. Revolutionary Soldiers in Alabama. Montgomery, AL, USA: The Brown Printing Co., 1911.

    3. [S336312] History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography, 4 volumes, Thomas McAdory Owen, (Chicago, Illinois: S. J. Clarke Publishing Co., 1921), 3:887.