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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Oliver John Semmes

Male 1839 - 1918  (78 years)


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  • Name Oliver John Semmes 
    Born 29 Aug 1839  Norfolk, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth 29 Aug 1839 
    Residence 1880  Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Death 1918 
    Died 19 Jan 1918  Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1589  Dickinson
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2009 

    Father Raphael Semmes,   b. 27 Sep 1809, Effton Hills, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1877, Point Clear, Mobile County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Anne Elizabeth Spencer,   b. 2 Jun 1819, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1892, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 05 May 1837  Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F0496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amante Gaines,   b. 18 Sep 1849, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1888, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1873  Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Amante Electra Semmes,   b. 2 Oct 1874, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1951, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Oliver John Semmes,   b. 07 Aug 1876, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1957, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +3. Raphael Owen Semmes, M.D.,   b. 11 Dec 1879, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1910, Camden, Wilcox County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F0611  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Aug 1839 - Norfolk, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1873 - Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jan 1918 - Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880.T9, 1,454 rolls. Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, ED 143, roll T9_25, page 474.4000, image 0672.

    2. [S036617] Alabama Deaths, 1908-59 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. Alabama Deaths, 1908-59 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.Original data - State of Alabama. Index of Vital Records for Alabama: Deaths, 1908-1959. Montgomery, AL, USA: State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Record Services Division.

    3. [S122652] The Maryland Semmes and Kindred Families, Harry Wright Newman, (Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007), 76.

    4. [S011908] One World Tree (sm), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., n.d.).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.