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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Family: James Pender Askew / Maria Teresa Connell (F0344)

m. 15 May 1834


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  • Father | Male
    James Pender Askew

    Born  9 Dec 1809  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 May 1893  Newnan, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  15 May 1834  [1]  Hancock County, Georgia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William Sanford Askew | F0509 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Pender | F0509 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Maria Teresa Connell

    Born  15 Feb 1814  Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1887  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Newdigate Connell | F0166 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Simms | F0166 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Rufus Newdigate Askew

    Born  16 Apr 1835  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Oct 1894  Newnan, Coweta, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Martha Ann Loftin | F0607 
    Married  31 Jul 1856  Coweta, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Elizabeth J. Askew

    Born  14 Dec 1836  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Louisa Askew

    Born  1839  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    + William Sanford Askew

    Born  1 Jan 1841  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Apr 1917   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Samantha Eliza Scroggin | F0368 
    Married  3 Mar 1867  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Jane Scroggin | F0739 
    Married  29 May 1879  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    + Brittain Simms Askew

    Born  1 May 1843  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 May 1890  Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Oak Hill Cemetery, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rosa Lane Neely | F2846 
    Married  25 Nov 1869  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    John Askew

    Born  Aug 1845  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1907  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Ida Clara Lundy | F0735 
    Married  1876  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    + Joseph E Askew

    Born  31 Jan 1848  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Aug 1909  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Emory Chapel Methodist Cemetery, Dresden, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ida Scroggin | F1172 
    Married  Abt 1875  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    Susan Askew

    Born  1850  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Male
    James Askew

    Born  1852   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 10 | Male
    Marcus Askew

    Born  1855   
    Died     
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), p. 350.
      Jordan Dodd, Georgia Marriages to 1850, (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 1997). Children of this union are found at the 1850 U.S. Census, Coweta County, 19th Division, Georgia (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration), p. 350, and the 1860 U.S. Census, Coweta County, Georgia, p. 847.