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John Rutledge[1]

Male circa 1790 - 1875  (~ 85 years)


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  • Name John Rutledge 
    Born circa 1790  Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Dec 06, 1875  Newton, Newton county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The Rutledge surname has roots in the Roxburgh District of old Scotland.
    Person ID I6074  mykindred
    Last Modified Mar 11, 2015 

    Family Sarah K. Wilson,   b. circa 1805, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 28, 1883, Newton, Newton county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married Nov 11, 1824  Amite county, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • All six of the children were recorded born in Mississippi, hence they must have come to Texas sometime between 1842 and 1850, shortly after Texas' admission into the United States.
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      1850 census, TX, Newton, Newton, Oct 28, HH 105/105
      John RULLIDGE, 60 M, carpenter, TN
      Sarah K, 45, F, $350, SC
      William O RULLIDGE, 21, M, MS
      John RULLIDGE, 19, M, MS
      Ivistor RULLIDGE, 16, M, MS
      Eliza Jane RULLIDGE, 12, F, MS
      Eitha Ann RULLIDGE, 9, F, MS
      Oliver C RULLIDGE, 8, M, MS
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      They are also on the 1860 census, but the father, John, is shown 15 years older.  Also, a 32 year old male named James is added, but he and William, John, and Iverson are all designated as "domestics", not family members, from Mississippi.  And, both Eliza Jane, who married Thomas Bonner in 1855, and Leatha Ann, who married William Brack in 1857, are listed with their parents' household -- but their husbands are not.
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      1860 census, TX, Newton PO, Newton, P 33, July 7
      -- HH 211/211
      John RUTLEDGE, 75, M, Farmer, $???, $727, 2615, 727, TN
      Sarah K. RUTLEDGE, 55, F, SC
      James M. RUTLEDGE, 33, M, domestic, MS, can't read or write
      William RUTLEDGE, 32, M, domestic, MS
      John RUTLEDGE, 29, M, domestic, MS, can't read or write
      Iverson RUTLEDGE, 24, M, domestic, MS
      Jane RUTLEDGE, 22, F, MS
      Letha A RUTLEDGE, 20, F, MS (she is also listed next door as wife of Wm. BRACK)
      Oliver RUTLEDGE, 17, M, domestic, MS
      -- HH 212/212
      William BRACK, 27, M, grocer, $200, TN
      L.A. BRACK, 20, F, MS
      Margaret E.J. BRACK, 1, F, TX
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    Children 
    +1. James Monroe Rutledge,   b. circa 1823, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Y
    +2. William Ellison Rutledge,   b. Jul 11, 1829, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 26, 1908, Beaumont, Jefferson county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. John Rutledge,   b. circa 1831, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Civil War Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Iverson G. Rutledge,   b. circa 1834, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 23, 1928, Austin, Travis county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 94 years)
    +5. Eliza Jane Rutledge,   b. May 05, 1838, Amite county, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 02, 1910, Newton county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +6. Leathey Ann Rutledge,   b. 1841, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. circa 1909  (Age 68 years)
    +7. Oliver Cauldfield Rutledge,   b. Jun 15, 1843, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 15, 1939, Jasper, Jasper county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    Family ID F2179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S834] Dore, Barbara Yancey.