James SHANKSAge: 73 years17631836

Name
James SHANKS
Given names
James
Surname
SHANKS
Birth about 1763
MarriageJane (UNKNOWN)View this family

Birth of a half-brotherMatthew SHANKS
about 1779 (Age 16 years)
Publication: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com , © 1999-2004
Citation details: census 1850, LOWNDES, LOWNDES, ALABAMA, Series: M432 Roll: 8 Page: 156
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a half-brotherJohn SHANKS
between 1784 and 1790 (Age 21 years)
MarriageJane (UNKNOWN)View this family
about 1797 (Age 34 years)
Publication: 1978
Citation details: p. 569
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#1
Robert M. SHANKS
October 10, 1799 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Matthew SHANKS
about 1802 (Age 39 years)
Publication: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com , © 1999-2004
Citation details: census 1850, LOWNDES, LOWNDES, ALABAMA, Series: M432 Roll: 8 Page: 156
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#3
Margaret SHANKS
1809 (Age 46 years)

Birth of a son
#4
Alexander SHANKS
about 1815 (Age 52 years)
Death of a fatherMatthew M. SHANKS
about 1815 (Age 52 years)

Publication: SCGENWEB
Citation details: ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/sc/mccormick/cemeteries/longcane.txt
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#5
Anna SHANKS
1826 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
James Alexander SHANKS
1829 (Age 66 years)

Publication: 1978
Citation details: 568
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/tx/freestone/cemeteries/cottngin.txt, This file was contributed for use in the USGenWeb by: Carolyn Rebuck
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Martha Ann SHANKS
about 1833 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Rootsweb, Freestone Co., TX, www.rootsweb.com/~txfreest
Publication: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com , © 1999-2004
Citation details: census 1850, LOWNDES, LOWNDES, ALABAMA, Series: M432 Roll: 8 Page: 156
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Jane SHANKS
about 1835 (Age 72 years)
Publication: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com , © 1999-2004
Citation details: census 1850, LOWNDES, LOWNDES, ALABAMA, Series: M432 Roll: 8 Page: 156
Quality of data: primary evidence
Military
Private, Revolutionary War
yes

Publication: 1978
Citation details: p. 569
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death before 1836 (Age 73 years)

Unique identifier
6D0959CE76BA48FC98614E01B480595B417A
yes

Last change March 6, 200823:46

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1763
1 year
himself
Father’s family with an unknown individual - View this family
father
Marriage: after 1767
13 years
half-brother
Matthew SHANKS
Birth: about 1779Abbeville District, South Carolina, USA
Death: about 1857Lowndes County, Alabama, USA
12 years
half-brother
Family with Jane (UNKNOWN) - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1797Abbeville County, South Carolina, USA
3 years
son
3 years
son
8 years
daughter
7 years
son
12 years
daughter
Family with Jane (UNKNOWN) - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:

MarriageHistory of Freestone County Texas, First Edition
Publication: 1978
Citation details: p. 569
Quality of data: primary evidence
MilitaryHistory of Freestone County Texas, First Edition
Publication: 1978
Citation details: p. 569
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathSouth Carolina RootsWeb
Note1800 United States Federal Census [database on-line]
Publication: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Second Census of the United States, 1800. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1800. M32, 52 rolls.
Citation details: 1800; Census Place: Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina; .Roll: 47; Page: 13; Image: 27
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note1810 United States Federal Census [database on-line]
Publication: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Third Census of the United States, 1810. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1810. M252, 71 rolls.
Citation details: 1810; Census Place: Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina; Roll: 60; Page: 53; Image: 28.00
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note
"Issued the 3rd. June 1785, to Mr. James Shanks, for Twenty five Pounds, 17s/ 1d1/2 Stlg., for Militia Duty as Private since the reduction of Charleston, p . Acct. audited. Principal ¹25..17..11/2 Annual Interest ¹1..16..2 Issued the 3rd. June1785 to Mr. Matthew Shanks, for Four Pounds, 5/81/2/ Stlg. for a Mare lost in Militia Service in 1780, pr. Account audited. Principal ¹4..5..81/2 Annual Interest ¹0..5..11." (Freestone County Historical Comm., History..., p. 569.) When the estate of Matthew Shanks was administered, Nov. 5, 1836, he was mentioned as being deceased. Census: 1800; Census Place: Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina; .Roll: 47; Page: 13; Image: 27 James Shanks, 1, -, -, 1, -, -, -, 1, -, -, no slaves 1810; Census Place: Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina; Roll: 60; Page: 53; Image: 28.00 James Shanks, 2,1,-,-,1,1,-,-,1-, no slaves NOTE: He lives near his father with an apparent widow named Peggy Robertson living between them. Brother John lives next to James.