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James C. Sexton

James C. Sexton[1]

Male 1802 - 1874  (72 years)


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  • Name James C. Sexton 
    Born 1802  , , Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Oct 1874  , Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age 72 years 
    Buried Oct 1874  Friendship Cemetery, Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • James C. Sexton

      Birth: 1802
      Virginia, USA
      Death: Oct., 1874
      Indiana, USA

      If you are related, I'd love to hear from you.

      James C. Sexton was the biological son of William Sexton (b. abt 1778), married Elizabeth "Polly" Cock in Grayson Co. Virginia. James C. Sexton was NOT one of the supposed boys adopted by Hannah and Isaac Sexton. One of James daughters was named for his grandmother Comfort that he knew as a child.

      In Bath County, Ky. James Sexton married Mary "Polly" Staton, 11 Jan 1822, with permission from Ruban (Reuben) Staton, Benjamin S. Cock was the bondsman.

      PLEASE NOTE: Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County Indiana Family Hertiage 1987, 1987 Taylor Publishing Co. Dallas, Tx., pg. 214-5. published the following....and the information is wrong!

      "John H. and Alice Sexton - - ...Isaac Sexton who married Hannah. Isaac died in Shelby county, Indiana, in August 1848. He and Hannah had a large family, as well as two adopted sons. One adopted son was James C. Sexton, who married Mary Ann Staten, and lived in Indiana with thier large family.

      James C Sexton was the biological son of "Polly" Cock and William Sexton.

      William Sexton was the son of Comfort and Benjamin Sexton.

      Benjamin Sexton was the brother of William Sexton, husband of Leah Free.

      Please contact me if you want further info.



      Family links:
      Parents:
      William Sexton (1775 - 1850)

      Spouse:
      Mary Staten Sexton (1802 - 1897)

      Children:
      James Washington Sexton (1825 - 1921)*
      John Sexton (1835 - 1908)*
      Comfort F. Sexton Sherrill (1837 - 1925)*
      Fieldon Sexton (1842 - 1918)*

      Burial:
      Friendship Cemetery
      Bloomington
      Monroe County
      Indiana, USA

      No headstone


      Maintained by: Ann Davis
      Originally Created by: Doris Bullock
      Record added: Dec 18, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 32265074
    Notes 
    • LAND: 1852 William and Polly Sexton (his parents) sold land to James in Greene County, James and Mary Sexton sold land to Mary Ann Gainey, Samuel C. Gainey and William J. Gainey.
    Person ID I8078  Our Family
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2014 

    Father Ancestors William Sexton,   b. 1778, , , Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Polly Cock,   b. Abt 1779, Of, Grayson, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 17 Sep 1800  , Grayson, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F3127  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Mary A. Staton,   b. 1802, , Bath, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1897, , Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1822  , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. William P. Sexton,   b. Aft 1822, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Frederick Sexton,   b. Aft 1822, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. James Washington Sexton,   b. 12 Dec 1825, Crab Orchard, Linclon, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1921, Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     4. John J. Sexton,   b. 28 Dec 1835, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1908, Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Comfort Sexton,   b. Feb 183, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1925, , Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 174 years)
     6. Mary Ann Sexton,   b. 5 Mar 1839, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1921, Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +7. Fieldon Sexton 3x ,   b. 16 Oct 1842, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1918, Salt Creek, Monroe, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     8. Jackson Robinson Sexton,   b. 1843, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Nancy Jane Jenny Sexton,   b. 1846, , Greene, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2008 
    Family ID F3087  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Oct 1874 - Friendship Cemetery, Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Personal records of Heather L. Sexton, Heather L. Sexton.

    2. [S11] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
      JAMES C. SEXTON; Male; Death: OCT 1874; Spouse: MARY ANN STATEN; Marriage: 11 JAN 1822 , Bath, Kentucky; No source information is available.
      Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church.
      Search performed using PAF Insight on 18 Apr 2005

    3. [S100] Find A Grave, Maintained by: Ann Davis Originally Created by: Doris Bullock Record added: Dec 18, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 32265074 (Reliability: 3), 11 Dec 2010.
      no headstone

    4. [S51] International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002), downloaded 2 Mar 2008 (Reliability: 3).