James Medlock
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James Travis Medlock (1826 - 1885)

James Travis Medlock
Born in Sullivan Township, in Brewston,, USAmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 16 Sep 1848 in South Carolina, USAmap
Husband of — married 11 May 1862 in Laurens, South Carolina, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Sullivan Township, Laurens County, South Carolina, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Feb 2011
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Contents

Biography

James Medlock served in the United States Civil War.
Enlisted: 1863
Mustered out: April 25, 1865
Side: CSA
Regiment(s): Company A, 6th Regiment, South Carolina Cavalry, Butler's Brigade Under Captain M.A. Sullivan

Name

James Travis Medlock

Military Service

Company A, 6th Regiment, South Carolina Cavalry, Butler's Brigade

"Organization and History
"This unit was originally called the 16th Battalion South Carolina Partisan Rangers - Aiken's Regiment, the 1st Reg. South Carolina Partisan Rangers, and Aiken's 1st Regiment South Carolina Partisan Rangers. It was a part of the state militia troops. The men were formally mustered into Confederate service as the 16th Battalion, South Carolina Cavalry on July 23, 1862. The 6th South Carolina Cavalry was then organized in January 1863, using the 16th Battalion as its nucleus.
"Some of the men were from Columbia, including several students from The Citadel Academy. The 6th Cavalry saw action at Willstown and Pon Pon River in South Carolina, and then moved to Virginia with about 1,000 men and was assigned to the Cavalry Corps of the Army of Northern Virginia. Assigned to General Matthew C. Butler's brigade, the regiment participated in the Wilderness and Cold Harbor operations and in various conflicts south of the James River. Later, it was engaged in the Carolinas Campaign assigned to Logan's Brigade.
"The depleted regiment surrendered with the Army of Tennessee at Bennett Place in North Carolina"[1]

Under Captain M.A. Sullivan from 1863 until 25 April 1865.

Parents

FATHER

James MEDLOCK

MOTHER

Sallie JONES

Marriages

James Travis MEDLOCK
Male
BIRTH
7 May 1826
DEATH
26 November 1885

Spouse (1)

Cornelia Emaline Narcissa Lafayette JONES
Cornelia Jones Medlock (1828 - 1861)
MARRIAGE
16 September 1848

Spouse (2)

Martha Jones BABB
Martha Babb Medlock (1837 - 1927)
MARRIAGE
11 May 1862[2]

1880 Federal Census

United States Census, 1880

Name James T Medlock
Event Type Census
Event Date 1880
Event Place Sullivan, Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Gender Male
Age 54
Marital Status Married
Race White
Race (Original) W
Occupation Farmer
Relationship to Head of Household Self
Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Self
Birth Year (Estimated) 1826
Birthplace South Carolina, United States
Father's Birthplace South Carolina, United States
Mother's Birthplace South Carolina, United States
Note ORIG DATA
Sheet Letter A
Sheet Number 215
Person Number 0
Volume 2

HOUSEHOLD

Name Relation To HoH Sex Age Place Of Birth
James T Medlock Self M 54 South Carolina, United States
Martha J Medlock Wife F 42 South Carolina, United States
Kate I Medlock Daughter F 26 South Carolina, United States
Clarra A Medlock Daughter F 17 South Carolina, United States
John A Medlock Son M 15 South Carolina, United States
Emma E Medlock Daughter F 13 South Carolina, United States
Joseph B Medlock Son M 12 South Carolina, United States
Mattie O Medlock Daughter F 10 South Carolina, United States
Nannie E Medlock Daughter F 4 South Carolina, United States
Susan E Medlock Daughter F 2 South Carolina, United States
Julia A Medlock Daughter F 1 South Carolina, United States
James T Medlock Son M 23 South Carolina, United States
[3]

Family links:

  • Parents:
    • James Medlock (1800 - 1837)
    • Sarah Jones Medlock (1801 - 1882)
  • Spouses:
    • Cornelia Jones Medlock (1828 - 1861)
    • Martha Babb Medlock (1837 - 1927)
  • Children:
    • Mazy Ann Medlock (1859 - 1871)
    • Calvin Medlock (1882 - 1883)
  • Siblings:
    • James Travis Medlock (1826 - 1885)
    • Sarah L Cluck (1836 - 1899)

Memorial

James Travis Medlock
Birth: May 7, 1826
Death: Nov. 26, 1885
"Mr. J. T. Medlock, Sr., died last Thursday, the 26th November, at his residence near Brewerton. Rev. W. H. Ariail preached the funeral at the residence of the deceased, to a large and sorrowful audience. He leaves a large family to mourn thier loss, and they have the sympathy of the community, for a good man is gone, and to them their loss is irreparable. Disease, typhoid fever."
-The Laurensville Herald, December 4, 1885


Inscription:

He lived a true man and humble Christian and died "the death of the righteous."

2nd Stone:

J TRAVIS MEDLOCK
CO A 6 SC CAV
CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY
MAY 7 1826 NOV 26 1885

Burial:

Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery,
Ware Shoals, Laurens County, South Carolina, USA
Find A Grave: Memorial #107474593[4]


Sources

  1. 6th Regiment SCC Wikipedia
  2. (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (Index Link : accessed 2016-07-06), entry for James Travis /MEDLOCK/.)
  3. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (Index Link : 24 December 2015), James T Medlock, Sullivan, Laurens, South Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district ED 105, sheet 215A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 1233; FHL microfilm 1,255,233.
  4. Find A Grave: Memorial #107474593 Created by: Deck Balentine
  • "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8R2-RMF : 17 October 2014), James F Medlock, South Carolina, United States; citing p. 89, family 681, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 553,000.

See also:

James Travis Medlock BIRTH 7 May 1826 DEATH 26 Nov 1885 (aged 59) BURIAL Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery Ware Shoals, Laurens County, South Carolina, USA MEMORIAL ID 107474593 · View Source

MEMORIAL

Mr. J. T. Medlock, Sr., died last Thursday, the 26th November, at his residence near Brewerton. Rev. W. H. Ariail preached the funeral at the residence of the deceased, to a large and sorrowful audience. He leaves a large family to mourn thier loss, and they have the sympathy of the community, for a good man is gone, and to them their loss is irreparable. Disease, typhoid fever.

The Laurensville Herald December 4, 1885

Family Members Listed on Find a Grave Memorial

  • James Medlock (1800–1837)
  • Sarah Jones Medlock (1801–1882)

Spouses

  • Cornelia Jones Medlock (1828–1861)
  • Martha Babb Medlock (1837–1927)

Siblings Listed on Find a Grave Memorial

  • Newton Jasper Medlock (1831–1920)
  • Sarah Lucinda Medlock Cluck (1836–1899)

Children

  • Sallie J. Medlock Moore (1849–1924)
  • Henrietta Medlock (1854–1855)
  • Kate Medlock (1854–1943)
  • James Travis Medlock (1856–1920)
  • Mazy Ann Medlock (1859–1871)
  • Cornelia M. Medlock Taylor (1862–1949)
  • Clara Alice Medlock Balentine (1863–1922)
  • James Arthur Medlock (1865–1936)
  • Emma E. Medlock Pickens (1867–1959)
  • Joseph B. Medlock (1868–1948)
  • Mattie Othella Medlock Downey (1870–1959)
  • Nannie Eudora Medlock Balentine (1876–1955)
  • Sudie Medlock (1877–1943)
  • Julia Medlock (1879–1940)
  • Walter H. Medlock (1880–1959)
  • Calvin Medlock (1882–1883)

Inscription

He lived a true man and humble Christian and died "the death of the righteous."

2nd Stone J TRAVIS MEDLOCK CO A 6 SC CAV CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY MAY 7 1826 NOV 26 1885

Acknowledgments

  • This person was created through the import of JDS_09_17_10.ged on 09 February 2011.


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Pelham "Buddy" Medlock May 16, 1939 - April 07, 2019

Share this obituary Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share in Email Sign Guestbook| View Guestbook Entries Belton – Pelham Murphy “Buddy” Medlock, Sr., husband of Joyce Griffith Medlock, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019.

He was twice married, first to the late Betty Jean Holliday Medlock.

Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Lewis Murphy Medlock, Jr. and Jessie Bayne Medlock. A member of Cedar Shoals Baptist Church, he retired from Duke Power Company, and was a member of the Princeton #129 Masonic Lodge, where he was a Past Worshipful Master.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Pelham Medlock, Jr., and Meleeda Kelley, both of Belton; step-children, Larry Baldwin of Williamston, and Vickie Chism of Powdersville; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his sister, Dorothy Flemming Madden.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 10, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at Cedar Shoals Baptist Church. The service will follow at 2:00, with burial in the church cemetery.

The family is at the home.

SERVICES Visitation Wednesday, April 10, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Cedar Shoals Baptist Church 1045 Cooley Bridge Rd. Belton, SC 29627 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Service Wednesday, April 10, 2019 2:00 PM

Cedar Shoals Baptist Church 1045 Cooley Bridge Rd. Belton, SC 29627

posted 14 Apr 2019 by Donnie Blackstone   [thank Donnie]
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What’s the Proper County and State, Thanks for helping.
posted by Donnie Blackstone
Hi Donnie,

James' birthplace is missing the proper county and/or state.

posted by Russ Gunther KT CH

Rejected matches › James William Matlock (1832-)