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Rebecca Ann (Upshaw) King (1800 - 1877)

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Rebecca Ann King formerly Upshaw
Born in Elbert Co, Georgia, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married about in Bedford Co., Tennessee, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Bedford, Tennessee, USAmap
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Biography

Rebecca was born in Georgia in 1800 to Adkins Upshaw and Charity A Patton. Her father died the month before she was born. By 1806, her mother's family moved to Tennessee, the year and place her grandfather died. She spent the rest of her life in that state. She married around age 18 and passed away in 1877 at 76 years old.

Timeline with Sources

  • 1800 Aug 08 - Birth - Elbert Co, Georgia, USA
  • c 1818 - Marriage to John King - Bedford Co., Tennessee, USA
  • 1819 Feb - Birth of Son William Benton King - Bedford, Tennessee - Find A Grave: Memorial #89397651
  • 1822 Oct 30 - Birth of Daughter Mary Ann King - Bedford, Tennessee
  • 1823 - Birth of Son James Porter King - Bedford, Tennessee - Find A Grave: Memorial #15689344
  • 1824 Nov 13 - Birth of Son Robert Drury King - Bedford, Tennessee - Find A Grave: Memorial #15689705
  • c 1825 - Birth of Son Thomas B King - Bedford, Tennessee [1]
  • 1830 United States Federal Census[2] - Bedford, Tennessee, USA
    • Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2 (John, Thomas); 5 thru 9 : 2(Robert, James); 10 thru 14: 1 (William); 30 thru 39: 1 (John)
    • Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1 (Mary); 20 thru 29: 1(Rebecca)
    • Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 1
  • 1832 Jan 27 - Birth of Daughter Charity Adeline King - Williamson County, Tennessee - Find A Grave: Memorial #15689559
  • 1834 - Birth of Daughter L King - Tennessee
  • 1836 - Birth of Daughter Margaret Jordon King - Rutherford, Tennessee
  • 1840 - Birth of Son Richard W King - Eagleville, Rutherford, Tennessee
  • 1840 United States Federal Census[3] - Williamson, Tennessee, USA
    • Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1 (Richard); 10 thru 14: 2 (John, Thomas); 15 thru 19: 2 (Robert, James); 20 thru 29: 1 (William); 40 thru 49: 1 (John)
    • Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1 (Margaret); 5 thru 9: 1 (L); 15 thru 19: 1 (Mary); 30 thru 39: 1 (Rebecca)
    • Slaves - Males - Under 10: 1
    • Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 1
  • 1850 United States Federal Census[4] family #507 - District 21, Williamson, Tennessee, USA - Household members: John King 50; Rebecca King 48; W B (William Benton) King 31; R (Robert Drury) King 25; J S (John Shook) King 24; T B (Thomas) King 22; C A (wife of Thomas) King 18; female L King 17; M J (Margaret Jordon) King 13; R W (Richard) King 10; (grandsons - Annie's sons) James G Stegall 9; William Stegall 7
  • 1860 United States Federal Census[5] p 106 family #744 - Western Division District 9, Bedford, Tennessee, USA - Residence Post Office: Middleton - Real Estate Value: 18700 - Personal Estate Value: 12750 - Household members: John King 61; Rebecca King 60; R W King 20; J G Steagall 18; J W Steagall 16
  • 1870 United States Federal Census[6] p 9 family #50 - District 9, Bedford, Tennessee, USA - Residence Post Office: Shelbyville - Real Estate Value: 1500 - Personal Estate Value: 0 - Household members: John King 71; Rebecca King 70
  • 1876 Sep 18 - Death of Husband John King - Bedford County, Tennessee - Find A Grave: Memorial #15689589
  • 1877 Apr 23 - Death - Bedford, Tennessee, USA - Burial: King Cemetery, Bedford, Tennessee - Find A Grave: Memorial #15689592

Footnotes

  1. Thomas died in prison on the Mississippi River Feb 21, 1862. Sick during the battle. Enlisted with Co K, 3rd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (Clack's) Fold 3 image[1]


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Rebecca is 22 degrees from Rosa Parks, 23 degrees from Anne Tichborne and 15 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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