Caleb Welch1,2

M, #233, b. 28 May 1827, d. 25 August 1886
Last Edited=25 Jul 2009
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Welch Branch
     Caleb Welch, son of James Welch and Martha Hobard Hill, was born on 28 May 1827. Caleb Welch was the son of James Welch and Martha Hobard Hill.

Caleb Welch appeared on the United States census of 30 August 1850 in the household of James Welch at Covington County, Mississippi.3

Caleb Welch married Susan Amanda Robertson on 28 October 1852.2

On 7 September 1860, Caleb Welch appeared on the United States Census, at Williamsburg, Covington County, Mississippi, farming.4

Caleb Welch began military service on 14 May 1862. Company G, 7th Battalion Mississippi.5

He ended military service in October 1862. Discharged for health reasons..6,5

On 3 September 1870, Caleb Welch appeared on the United States Census, at Covington County, Mississippi.7

On 21 June 1880, Caleb Welch appeared on the United States Census, at Covington County, Mississippi, farming.8

Caleb Welch died on 25 August 1886 at age 59.9 and was buried at Welch Cemetery, Covington County, Mississippi.6

Child of Caleb Welch and Susan Amanda Robertson

Citations

  1. [S27] Unpublished genealogy of Richard Welch and descendents, W. S. Welch Document, June 1950, a printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  2. [S425] Jean Strickland and Patricia N. Edwards, compiler, Who Married Whom in Covington County Mississippi (Moss Point, Mississippi: Self Published, 1991), page 181.. Hereinafter cited as Who Married Whom in Covington.
  3. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule, Covington County, Mississippi, stamped page 290, family 54.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Williamsburg, Covington County, Mississippi, written page 1015, household 369.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S217] Civil War Military Service Records, National Archives (Washington, D.C.: U.S.Government). Hereinafter cited as Military Service Records.
  6. [S103] Betty Couch Wiltshire, compiler, Mississippi Confederate Grave Registrations A - L (1540-E Pointer Ridge Place, Bowie, Maryland 20716: Heritage Books, Inc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Miss. Confederate Graves.
  7. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Coha Beat, Covington County, Mississippi, stamped page 402, family 725 and surrounded by other family members.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  8. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 5, Covington County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 2, Enumeration District 121, stamped page 334, family 179.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  9. [S341] Ann Stewart McDonald, Mrs. Archie Pickerig and Lucille Skehan, compiler, Cemetery Census Updated 2000, Covington County, Mississippi & Surrounding Counties (n. l.: self published, 2007), p. 355.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Census, Covington County, Mississippi.