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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

John R Alford

Male 1810 - 1881  (71 years)


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  • Name John R Alford 
    Born 4 Aug 1810  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1840  Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 10 Nov 1881  Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Lafayette Cemetery, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20799  Dickinson
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2018 

    Family Amelia Saphronia Beall,   b. 11 Jun 1817, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1896, Henderson, Rusk, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1834  Taliaferro County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. John R Alford,   b. 1838, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Josephine Alford,   b. 15 Nov 1839, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1905, Henderson, Rusk, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Birth]
     3. Augustus Orion Alford,   b. 1 Mar 1841, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1920, Rusk County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Mary A Alford,   b. Dec 1842, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1911, Tarrant County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)  [Birth]
     5. Lenora Elizabeth Alford,   b. 6 Jul 1844, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936, Tallapoosa, Haralson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [Birth]
     6. Achsah Alford,   b. 1845, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     7. Emma Alford,   b. 1846, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Annie Eliza Alford,   b. 1 Aug 1849, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1925, Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     9. James Wooten Alford,   b. 6 Jun 1853, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1925, Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
     10. John R Alford,   b. 7 Jun 1853, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1880, Henderson, Rusk, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [Birth]
     11. Kinchen Beall Alford,   b. 16 Aug 1855, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1931, Houston, Harris, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
     12. Alpheus Alford,   b. 1858, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     13. George Alford,   b. 1860, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1940, Calhoun County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F6501  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Nov 1834 - Taliaferro County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Chambers County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Nov 1881 - Chambers County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lafayette Cemetery, Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S022760] 1840 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administratio, 1840n), Census Place: Chambers, Alabama; Roll: 2; Page: 172; Family History Library Film: 0002332.
      ame: John R Alford
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Chambers, Alabama
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Slaves - Males - Under 10: 1
      Slaves - Males - 10 thru 23: 1
      Slaves - Males - 24 thru 35: 1
      Slaves - Females - Under 10: 1
      Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 1
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total Slaves: 5
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 9

    2. [S012032] Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).

    3. [S362] Georgia, Compiled Marriages, 1754-1850 [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997).

    4. [S336457] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).