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Easor Killam

Male 1809 - 1878  (68 years)


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  • Name Easor Killam  [1
    Born 11 May 1809  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1830  St. Georges Parish, Accomack, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Possessions 1839  1839 Killam Property, Clarke County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    40 acre patent. A land patent is a document recording the passing of a land title from the government, or other proprietor, to the patentee/grantee. This is the first-title deed and the true beginning of private ownership of the land.  
    Possessions 1840  1840 Killam Property, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Patent for 40 acres. 
    Residence 1840  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Possessions 1845  1845 Killaim Property, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Patent for 40 acres. 
    Residence 1850  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    30 slaves. Neighbor of Thomas Cassander English (q.v.). 
    Residence 1860  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1870  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 20 Apr 1878  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I7273  Dickinson
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2014 

    Family Caroline Matilda Weatherford,   b. 03 Mar 1817, Claiborne, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1910, Bluff Springs, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 18 Jul 1833  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Martha L Killam,   b. 03 Jul 1834, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Edward Livingston Killam,   b. 25 Sep 1836, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Caroline Novelle Killam,   b. 25 Mar 1838, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1883, Creek Nation, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     4. Sarah B Killam,   b. 24 Mar 1842, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Henry E Killam,   b. 10 Jul 1844, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Rosa Alabama Killam,   b. 11 Nov 1846, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. William Worth Killam,   b. 25 Oct 1849, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Clementine Killam,   b. 28 Jun 1852, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Adelle Olivia Killam,   b. 27 Dec 1854, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Mar 1931, Escambia County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +10. John Weatherford Killam,   b. 03 Jun 1857, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1932, Bluff Springs, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +11. Moore E Killam,   b. 9 Aug 1860, Perdue Hill, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1928, Calvert, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2011 
    Family ID F1958  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1830 - St. Georges Parish, Accomack, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jul 1833 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - 40 acre patent. A land patent is a document recording the passing of a land title from the government, or other proprietor, to the patentee/grantee. This is the first-title deed and the true beginning of private ownership of the land. - 1839 - 1839 Killam Property, Clarke County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - Patent for 40 acres. - 1840 - 1840 Killam Property, Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - Patent for 40 acres. - 1845 - 1845 Killaim Property, Monroe, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 slaves. Neighbor of Thomas Cassander English (q.v.). - 1850 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Apr 1878 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Norman, Rosa Alabama Killam
    Norman, Rosa Alabama Killam
    Dawes Roll Packet
    Exhibit C, Killam Marriages

  • Sources 
    1. [S336386] Eastern Cherokee Applications of the U.S. Court of Claims, 1906-1909, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration ), NARA M1104., Roll: 0165 Application Number: 18401 Surname: Killiam Given Name: Caroline M.
      Caroline Killam's ECA gives her husband's name as Esau; however, the information was relayed through a third party. A number of descendant's have the given name of Easor.

    2. [S014596] 1830 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: St Georges Parish, Accomack, Virginia; Series: M19; Roll: 192; Page: 293; Family History Library Film: 0029671.
      Name: Esaw Kellam
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): St Georges Parish, Accomack, Virginia

      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5 (1826-30: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29 (1801-10): 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39 (1791-1800): 1

      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39 (1791-1800): 1

      Slaves - Males - Under 10: 3
      Slaves - Males - 10 thru 23: 3
      Slaves - Males - 36 thru 54: 2
      Slaves - Females - Under 10: 1
      Slaves - Females - 24 thru 35: 2

      Free White Persons - Under 20: 1
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total Slaves: 11
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 15


    3. [S54] Automated Records Project; Federal Land Patents, State Volumes, Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records, (Springfield, Virginia: Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States, 2007), http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/.
      Name: Eason Killam
      Issue Date: 10 Jul 1839
      Acres: 39.795
      Meridian: St Stephens
      State: Alabama
      County: Clarke
      Township: 6-N
      Range: 4-E
      Section: 17
      Accession Number: AL1430__.434
      Metes and Bounds: No
      Land Office: St. Stephens
      Canceled: No
      US Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)
      Document Number: 7567

    4. [S54] Automated Records Project; Federal Land Patents, State Volumes, Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records, (Springfield, Virginia: Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States, 2007), http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/.
      Name: Easor H Killam
      Issue Date: 10 Oct 1840
      Acres: 40.715
      Meridian: St Stephens
      State: Alabama
      County: Monroe
      Township: 4-N
      Range: 4-E
      Section: 5
      Accession Number: AL0100__.285
      Metes and Bounds: No
      Land Office: St. Stephens
      Canceled: No
      US Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)
      Document Number: 6037

    5. [S022760] 1840 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administratio, 1840n), Census Place: Monroe, Alabama; Roll: 11; Page: 241; Image: 490; Family History Library Film: 0002334.
      Name: Esaw Kellam
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Monroe, Alabama

      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5 (1836-40): 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39 (1801-10): 1

      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5 (1836-40): 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9 (1831-35): 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29 (1811-20): 1

      Slaves - Males - Under 10: 2
      Slaves - Males - 10 thru 23: 1
      Slaves - Males - 24 thru 35: 1
      Slaves - Males - 36 thru 54: 1
      Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 2
      Slaves - Females - 24 thru 35: 1
      Slaves - Females - 36 thru 54: 1

      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 7
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 3
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 5
      Total Slaves: 9
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 14


    6. [S54] Automated Records Project; Federal Land Patents, State Volumes, Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records, (Springfield, Virginia: Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States, 2007), http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/.
      Name: Easor H Killam
      Issue Date: 1 Sep 1845
      Acres: 39.9525
      Meridian: St Stephens
      State: Alabama
      County: Monroe
      Township: 5-N
      Range: 4-E
      Section: 23
      Accession Number: AL1470__.288
      Metes and Bounds: No
      Land Office: St. Stephens
      Canceled: No
      US Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)
      Document Number: 9048

    7. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Census Place: Monroe, Alabama; Roll: M432_11; Page: 26A; Image: 493.
      Esor Killam 39
      Caroline Killam 29
      Martha L Killam 10
      Edward Killam 14
      Norval C Killam 12
      Sarah B Killam 8
      Esor H Killam 6
      Alabama Killam 4
      Wm W Killam 0
      Mary Killam 17



    8. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: Monroe, Alabama; Roll: M653_18; Page: 870; Image: 104; Family History Library Film: 803018.
      Eser Kellum 52
      Caroline 42
      Eward 24
      Sarah 18
      Henry 16
      Alabama 14
      Worth 12
      Clementine 8
      Adelle 6
      John 3


    9. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870), Census Place: Beat 2, Monroe, Alabama; Roll: M593_32; Page: 435B; Image: 62; Family History Library Film: 545531.
      Eason Killam 63
      Caroline Killam 50
      Alabama Killam 22
      Clemotene Killam 17
      Adell Killam 16
      John W Killam 13
      Moore Killam 9
      Kenry Killam 4
      Walter Killam 3
      Alexan Stanton 35

    10. [S336386] Eastern Cherokee Applications of the U.S. Court of Claims, 1906-1909, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration ), NARA M1104., Application 31478, Moore Killam.

    11. [S336385] Dawes Commission Packet/Applications for Enrollment in the Five Civilized Tribes, compiled 1898 - 1914, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration [NARA]), Creek Case 22-94.