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James J. Devlin (1772 - 1849)

Col. James J. Devlin
Born in Abbeville, District 96, South Carolina, British Colonial Americamap
Husband of — married 1800 in Abbeville, South Carolinamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Abbeville, South Carolina, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Jun 2015
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Biography

James Devlin was born on January 11, 1772 in Abbeville, District 96, South Carolina, British Colonial America. His parents were James Devlin and Margaret Gray. He married Margaret Wardlaw in 1800 Together they had 9 known children:

  1. Jane Devlin
  2. Sarah Devlin
  3. James Devlin
  4. Elizabeth Devlin
  5. Mary Devlin
  6. Amanda Devlin
  7. John Devlin
  8. Martha Devlin
  9. William Devlin

He died on July 07, 1849 in Abbeville, South Carolina, USA

1790 Census Name: James Devlin Event Type: Census Event Date: 1790 Event Place: Abbeville, South Carolina, United States[1]

1800 Marriage Name: James Devlin Spouse: Margaret Wardlaw Marriage Date: 1774-1890 County: Abbeville Source: Marriages, Ninety-Six and Abbeville District[2]

1820 Census Name: James Devlin Event Type: Census Event Date: 1820 Event Place: Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina, United States[3]

Name: James J. /Devlin/[4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15][16]
Birth:
Date: 11 Jan 1772
Place: Abbeville, South Carolina, USA[17][18][19][20][21][22][23]
Residence:
Date: 1800 Place: Abbeville, South Carolina[24]
Residence:
Date: 1810 Place: Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina, United States[25]
Residence:
Date: 1830 Place: Abbeville, South Carolina, United States[26]
Residence:
Date: 1840 Place: Abbeville, South Carolina, United States[27]
Event: Age: 70
Type: Civil
Date: 1850 Place: Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina[28]
Death: Cedar Springs A.R.P. Church
Date: 07 JUL 1849 Place: Abbeville, South Carolina, USA[29][30][31][32][33][34]
Death: Cedar Springs A.R.P. Church
Date: 2 Jul 1850 Place: Abbeville, South Carolina, USA

Found multiple copies of DEAT DATE. Using 07 JUL 1849Array

Burial: Place: Cedar Springs (Abbeville County), Abbeville County, South Carolina, USA[35][36][37][38]


Note

Note: Col James J. Devlin was a veteran of War of 1812; serving in the 4th Regiment, South Carolina Militia and The Seminole War (1835-1842); again serving in the South Carolina volunteer militia.
A lifelong member of Cedar Springs church, James Devlin was an ordained Ruling Elder and served as a Trustee at Erskine College in Due West, South Carolina.
At the time of his death, Col. James J. Devlin owned a large tract of land and plantation; which he left to his surviving children. He departed this life on the 7th day of July 1849 at the age of 69 years old. Col. Devlin was buried in the churchyard at Cedar Springs cemetery near his wife, Margaret.
Newspaper Abstracts from "The Abbeville Banner", Abbeville, S.C.
Abstract, Abbeville District, South Carolina
Court of Ordinary
In the matter of James Devlin's Estate
Whereas Sarah Tittle, Mary Tittle, and others by Arch'd Tittle, their next friend and guardian, some of the next of kin of James Devlin, deceased, have this day filed their petition to the Ordinary, requesting a paper (purporting to be the will of James Devlin, dec'd) be admitted to probate in common form, to be proven in court in due form. This is therefore to cite James M. Devlin, Elizabeth Devlin, Elizabeth Nealy, and Caroline Nealy, who are absent from without the limits of this state, who may entitled to the due distribution of the estate, to be and appear in the Court of Ordinary, to be held on or before the 3rd Monday in November next, at Abbeville courthouse, and plead thereto, at which time I shall hear and pronounced for or against the authenticity of the will. David Lesly, Ordinary of Abbeville District, August 13, 1849,


In the 1850 South Carolina, United States Census Slave Schedule, taken September 26, 1850, James J. Devlin is shown owning fourteen slaves. [39]

Sources

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  2. Original data: Hunting For Bears, comp.. South Carolina Marriage Index, 1641-1965. South Carolina marriage information taken from various sources.
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  39. United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850
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