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Daniel Washington Chisholm Jr. (1865 - 1947)

Daniel Washington Chisholm Jr.
Born in Auburn, Lincoln, Mississippi, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died at age 82 in Pike, Mississippi, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 15 Mar 2009 | Last significant change: 1 Nov 2022
23:36: Helen (Thornton) Holt edited the Other Last Name(s), Suffix and Status Indicators for Daniel Washington Chisholm Jr. (1865-1947). (Minor corrections. ) [Thank Helen for this]
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Daniel Washington "DC" Chisholm Jr. was born on January 6, 1865 in Auburn, Lincoln County, Mississippi.[1] He was the son of Daniel Chisholm and Elizabeth Nettles. At the age of 7, he was in his parent's home in Fanklin County, Mississippi near the Meadville Post Office. He had 6 siblings in the home with him.[2] In 1880, at age 14, he was Helping out with chores on the family Farm with his father and 3 siblings and a neice.[3]

He married Rhoda Ann Rushing (1867-1932) on April 25, 1889 in Franklin County, Mississippi.[4] They had 12 children.

  1. Ada Elizabeth Chisholm (1890-)[5]
  2. Margaret India Chisholm (1891–1978)[5][6]
  3. Infant Son
  4. Daniel Hines Chisholm (1894–1969) [5][6]
  5. John Burket "Burt" Chisholm (1896–1976)[5][6]
  6. Ary 'Leona' (Chisholm) Williams (1898–1983)[5][6][7]
  7. Nancy 'Theona' (Chisholm) Crittenden (1900–1969)[5][6]
  8. Alberta Ophelia Chisholm (1903-)[5][6]
  9. Samuel Howard "Sam" Chisholm
  10. Frank Brister Chisholm (1907-)[5][6][7]
  11. Euda Chisholm (1900-)[7]

They made their home in Amite County, Mississippi in 1910, where he had a Farm, with Rhoda helping with the farm, Home and children, Ada-20, India-18, Hines-16, Burket-14, Leona-11, Theona-9, Alberta-7, and Brister-3. with the help of Aunt Myria Eaton-61.[5] In 1920, they were on their farm with India-24, Berket-23, Leona-21, Theona-19, Aberta-17 and Brister-12.[6] Leona-26, Euda-30 Buster-23, were the only chldren left in the home in 1930, but their 3 grand children, Leona's children, Junior-4, Williams-4, Wansey-3, and Clinton-1 were in the home.[7]

He passed away on January 18, 1947, at the age of 82, in Pike County, Mississippi, and was buried in the Adams United Methodist Church Cemetery in Auburn, Lincoln county, Mississippi.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Find a Grave, database and images), memorial page for Daniel Washington “DC” Chisholm Jr. (6 Jan 1865–18 Jan 1947), Find A Grave: Memorial #26094795, citing Adams United Methodist Church Cemetery, Auburn, Lincoln County, Mississippi, USA; Maintained by Nancy (Chisholm) Benson (contributor 46617366) .
  2. 1870 United States Federal Census; 1870; Census Place: Franklin, Mississippi; Roll: M593_729; Page: 30A; Family History Library Film: 552228; Ancestry's 1870 Census Image
  3. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 14 January 2022), Daniel Chisholm in household of Daniel Chisholm, Franklin, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district ED 146, sheet , NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm .
  4. "Mississippi Marriages, 1800-1911", database, FamilySearch ( : 14 February 2020), Daniel Chisolm, 1889.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 1 November 2022), Dan Cisholm, Beat 4, Amite, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 27, sheet 15B, family 236, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 732; FHL microfilm 1,374,745.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 "United States Census, 1920", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 2 February 2021), Dan O Chisolm, 1920.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 1 November 2022), Daniel C Chism, Beat 4, Pike, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 16, sheet 1B, line 89, family 18, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1162; FHL microfilm 2,340,897.


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