Posted By:Guy
Subject:Edward Buxton Lindsey, born after 12 Feb 1806, Nash Co NC
Post Date:June 07, 2011 at 00:27:12
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Forum:Nash County, NC Genealogy Forum
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From the court minutes below, Edward Buxton Lindsey of Nash Co NC was not yet 21 on 12 Feb 1827, born after 12 Feb 1806.

8 Feb 1819 (p 235, Rackley p 14)
“On motion Asberry Lindsey is appd Guardn to William Ray, Polly Mintz & Edward Buxton Lindsey, orphans of William Lindsey, Decd . . .” (bond of $500 with George Cooper and German Mann security)
Feb 1824 (p 411, Rackley p 19)
“John W. Lindsey, Gud &c . . . Gud Accts with Edward B. Lindsey”
12 Feb 1827 (p 107, Rackley p 84)
“The following Guardians Returned in open Court their Guardian Accts To wit . . . John W. Lindsey, Guard for Edward B. Lindsey . . .” (Timothy W. Rackley, Nash County North Carolina Court minutes Vol XI, 1823-1827)

Family research shows this:
1_William Lindsey I
___3_William Lindsey III (his will 16 Feb 1817, May 1817, Nash Co NC)
_____4_Edward Buxton Lindsey, b. abt 1811 Nash Co NC, d. aft 1880 Claiborne Co LA
_____+(1st) Eliz. Jane Odom, +(2nd) Ruth Belle Crook, +(3rd) Eliz. J. Marshall, +(4th) Permelia Dean

1880 Federal Census, 3rd Ward, Claiborne Co LA, p 285D, 4147
Edward B. Lindsey M 69, Drygoods Merchant, self/father/mother all born in NC
Edward B. Lindsey (son) M 11, born in Texas, father born in NC, mother born in MS
( abstract of 1880 Federal Census)