James Welch1

M, #187, b. 11 January 1799, d. 25 July 1885
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     James Welch, son of Richard Welch and Sarah Ervin, was born on 11 January 1799 at Sumter District, South Carolina. James Welch was the son of Richard Welch and Sarah Ervin.

James Welch married Martha Hobard Hill on 22 January 1824 at Covington County, Mississippi.2

In 1830, James Welch appeared on the United States Census, at Covington County, Mississippi, the household included: 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 30-40; 2 females under 5, 1 female 20-30.3

In 1840, James Welch appeared on the United States Census, at Covington County, Mississippi, household included: 2 males 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 15-20, 1 male 40-50; 2 females under 5, 1 female 30-40.4

On 30 August 1850, James Welch appeared on the United States Census, at Covington County, Mississippi, a farmer.5

On 5 September 1860, James Welch appeared on the United States Census, at Williamsburg, Covington County, Mississippi.6

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

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

James Welch died on 25 July 1885 at Covington County, Mississippi, at age 86. and was buried at Welch-Graham Cemetery, Covington County, Mississippi. His headstone confirms his birth in Sumter County, South Carolina.9

Children of James Welch and Martha Hobard Hill

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 [S27] Unpublished genealogy of Richard Welch and descendents, W. S. Welch Document, June 1950, a printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal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. [S197] 1830 United States Census, population schedule, Covington County, Mississippi, written page 146; 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. [S57] 1840 United States Census, population schedule, Covington County, Mississippi.; 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. [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.
  6. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Williamsburg, Covington County, Mississippi, family 1, written page 52 and 53.; 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.
  7. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Coha Beat, Covington County, Mississippi, stamped page 402, family 730 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 184.; 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.