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James Cantrell Jr (abt. 1804 - bef. 1900)

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James Cantrell Jr
Born about in Spartanburg, South Carolina, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Spartanburg County, South Carolinamap
Descendants descendants
Died before in Spartanburg, South Carolina, USAmap
Cantrell-434 created 27 Jul 2012 | Last modified
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James was born about 1804 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. He was the son of James Cantrell and Peggy Saunders. He passed away about 1885 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

James married Elizabeth Cooley about 1835 in Spartanburg County.[citation needed]

In 1860 James, Elizabeth and their children were living in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. In the household are:

  • James Cantrell, M, 56, South Carolina
  • Betsy Cantrell, F, 49, South Carolina
  • John Cantrell, M, 23, South Carolina
  • William Cantrell, M, 20, South Carolina
  • Betta Cantrell, F, 17, South Carolina
  • James Cantrell, M, 15, South Carolina
  • Bloomfield Cantrell, M, 9, South Carolina[1]


  • Source: S-2071054012 Repository: #R-2141038929 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: NOTE: this link leads to a family tree page on with zero information in it.
  1. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 30 December 2015), James Cantrell, 1860.
  • WikiTree profile Cantrell-441 created through the import of Lozon.ged on Jul 26, 2012 by Jamie Henderson.

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On 13 Mar 2017 at 16:36 GMT Shirley (Strutton) Dalton wrote:

Cantrell-441 and Cantrell-434 appear to represent the same person because: same birthdate, place; same parents

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