Posted By:Cherylynne
Subject:Re: Elijah McCoy, Amite Co. MS, 1854-
Post Date:June 30, 2001 at 22:10:22
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Forum:Amite County, MS Genealogy Forum
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I don't know if you are still looking for information, but I copied this from "The Mackeys and Allied Families"

Jesse McCoy, Amite Co. will sg 29 Apr 1843 pr 24 July 1843,
naming w. Eliza Ann, Extrx. & chn:
Minerva w. of Charles C. McCoy,
Sons: Elijah S. Exor, Napoleon (minor), John B. & Poindexter McCoy,
Dtr: Eliza McCoy.
Wit: R. D. Shaw, Wm. McDowell, Wm. B. Haygood, Wm. McKeowen,

Elijah S. McCoy appears in 1850 Census, Amite Co. age 32 b Amite Co., with w. H. C. 33 b. S. C. & chn: Jno R. 11; Margt. A .9; Mary L. 4; James B. 2, & Warren McCoy, 21/2 all b. Amite Co.

Eliza A. McKoy (sic) age 60 b S. C. appears in 1850 Amite Co. Census with chn: Jno. B. McCoy age 22, Eliza, age 16, Geo. P.15, and N. B. McKoy (m) all b. Miss.
(Casey & Otken: Amite Co. Miss.
1699-1865, 1-157; 80).
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