Mississippi Family Group Sheet for the James VOYLES, Sr. Family


Husband: James VOYLES Sr.
Birthdate: ca 1780
Birthplace: Charleston, SC
Death date: 1866
Place of death: Culberson Co., NC
Burial: Shady Grove Cem.
Father: John VOYLES
Mother: Elizabeth unknown

Marriage date: 1800
Marriage place:

Wife: Ruth GARREN
Birthdate: ca 1778
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: ca 1865
Place of death: Culberson Co., NC
Burial: Shady Grove Cem.

CHILDREN

Child No. 1: Malinda VOYLES
Sex: F
Birthdate: 1801
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1880
Place of death: Fannin, GA
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: George STUMAN

Child No. 2: Samuel VOYLES
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1803
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1890
Place of death: Union Co., GA
Marriage date: 1824
Marriage place: Possibly in Idaho
Spouse's name: Alsey HEAD

Child No. 3: Elizabeth VOYLES
Sex: F
Birthdate: 1804
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1885
Place of death: Oak Grove, Union Co., GA
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: John FERRELL

Child No. 4: James VOYLES, Jr.
Sex: M
Birthdate: August 11, 1805
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: October 15, 1881
Place of death: Old Bucksnort Comm., Prentiss Co., MS
Marriage date: ca 1836
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Emily NARRIMORE

Child No. 5: Rebecca VOYLES
Sex: F
Birthdate: 1807
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1885
Place of death: Ranger, Cherokee Co., NC
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: unknown HUGHES

Child No. 6: Amariah VOYLES
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1810
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1902
Place of death: Culberson Co., NC
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Sarah ROGERS

Child No. 7: George Washington VOYLES
Sex: M
Birthdate: February 10, 1813
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1890
Place of death:
Marriage date: ca 1838
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Mary Jane "Mandy" NARRIMORE, Elizabeth NARRIMORE

Child No. 8: Ruth VOYLES
Sex: F
Birthdate: 1815
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1890
Place of death: Cherokee Co., NC
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: John CARROLL

Child No. 9: Mary VOYLES
Sex: F
Birthdate: 1817
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1833
Place of death:
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name:

Child No. 10: Jasper VOYLES
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1820
Birthplace: Culberson Co., NC
Death date: 1868
Place of death: Hall Co., GA
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Anna MORROW
 
 
Documentation:
* 1810 census for Pendleton Dist. SC James Voyles (no idea which James this is???) page 161
* 1820 census for Pendleton Dist. SC lists a James Voyles page 219 ages: 221101-32001
2 males under 10
2 males 10-16
1 male 16-18
1 male 16-26
1 male 45 and over
3 females under 10
2 females 10-16
1 female 45 and over
* 1830 census for Hall Co., GA James Voils
1 male 10-15
1 male 15-20
2 males 20-30
1 male 50-60
1 female 5-10
1 female 20-30
1 female 50-60
* 1840 Hall Co., GA James Voyles Sr.
1 male 5-10
1 male 15-20
1 male 60-70
1 female 5-10
1 female 15-20
1 female 30-40
1 female 50-60
* 1860 Cherokee Co., NC census
James Viols age 80
Rutha Viols age 78
Listed from South Carolina.
* Received this in 1998 from: voyles@conwaycorp.net.
"From Cherokee By Blood, Record of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in US court of Claims 1906-1910 by Jerry Wright Jordan. Heritage Book Vol. #8. Mary E. Keys, Murraysville, GA
Rejection. Proof of genuine connection with the Eastern Cherokee insufficient. It appears that no ancestor was a party to the treaties of 1835-36 or 1846. No ancestor was ever enrolled. Misc. test. page 996.
"My name is Mary C. Keys and I reside at Murraysville, GA. I was born in Cherokee Co., NC in 1846. I claim through my mother, Malinda Voils, whose father was James Voils was a full-blooded Cherokee Indian. My mother was born in Hall Co., GA about 1811. My grandfather, James Voils was born in the eastern section of Tennessee, near the NC line. My mother was born and raised among the Cherokee Indians and could speak the Cherokee language. The Indians often visited our homeplace and my mother was recognized by them as a Cherokee Indian. I can remember my grandfather very well and he was always talking about his people, who he claimed were Cherokee people. My grandfather often told me about the time the Indians left this country and said he wouldn't go because my grandmother, who was a white woman, wouldn't let him. My grandfather had two brothers, James Voils and Jehu Voils. I have cousins by the name of Voils who are descendants of James Voils and Jehu Voils and the l! ast I heard of them they lived in Arkansas. I had two brothers, namely, James Stumans and George Stumans. My mother had several brothers, namely, James Voils, Samuel Voils, Washington Voils and Mary Voils. My mother's brothers all went west. My grandfather moved to Cherokee Co., NC with his people and lived there all his life. I do not know whether he was enrolled or not, and grandfather would often go off with the Indians and stay several months and then return. He was always taken as Indian because his looks and appearance indicated that he was an Indian.
Signed: Mary C. "X" Keys, Gainsville, GA July 7, 1908.
Exception Case 22405 Mary C. Keys, Murraysville, GA. Rejected.
Total number of exceptions filed in this group=1. Original recommendation renewed.
 

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