Posted By:Dianne ( Carter) Underwood
Subject:Re: Marriage LOOKUP - James WHITSON/Sophia Unknown
Post Date:January 10, 2006 at 10:04:58
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Forum:Keokuk County, IA Genealogy Forum
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James (son of Reuben & Mary Polly Bray Whitson) can also be found on the Jefferson Co. census records in 1850 [see below]. I am descended from James's brother, Richard Nelson Whitson.

1850 Jefferson County, Blackhawk Twp.
23 Nov 1850
WHITSON, James;28;M;farmer;Tenn
_______, Sophia;24;F;can't make out place of birth
_______, Pertila;8;M;IA
_______, Eliza;5;F;IA
_______, Martha J.;1;F;IA
Norm Pearson;40;M;farmer;Penn
[ James is living next door to his brother, Pertilla]