• Born about 1790 - Elbert Co, Georgia
  • Baptized in 1820 - (Living at), Monroe Co, Tennessee
  • Deceased 18 July 1841 - Natchitoches Par, Louisiana,aged about 51 years old
  • Buried - Natchitoches Par, Louisiana

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 Spouses and children

 Siblings

 Half-siblings

On the side of Leroy Upshaw ca 1750-1826/

 Notes

Individual Note

source: Upshaw.FTW - 1 REPO - 2 CALN - OtherDate of Import: 21 May 2010

reference: U
2 CONC [Upshaw.FTW]

1. 1800-1810: (Pendleton Dist, SC?): Peter Upshaw probably married his first wife here; see 1 female age 16-26 in 1810 Pendleton Dist. census.

2. 1810 census, Pendleton Dist, SC, page 208: 1 male 16-26 (Peter); 2 females 10-16 (unknown, but not his children. 1 female 16-26 (unknown, but apparently his first wife, name unknown, not old enough to be the mother of the two females 10-16, above); 1 female over 45 (unknown, but perhaps his mother-in-law?)

3. 1814, 21 Feb: Monroe Co, TN, Circuit Civil Court Cases, May 1820 term: "May 1820; next Court to be held at Kelsoe's; on 21 Feb 1814 in Monroe County, Peter Upshaw bound himself to deliver a trunk of goods at house of Isaac Ball in Roane County." (see UFJ Vol 2 pg 39)

4. 1817, 14 & 16 Jan: Roane Co, TN, Marriage Book, page 127: Peter Upshaw & Jinsy Fields.

5. 1820 census: Peter was apparently living in Monroe Co, TN, but the 1820 census for Monroe Co. is lost.

6. 1820, 2 Dec: Tennessee Land Entry Book A, pg 116-117: Peter Upshur(sic) purchased SW quarter of Sect 8, 4 Range 2 East in Hiawassee Dist, 160 acres (see UFJ Vol 2 pg 37, 38).

7. 1825, 20 May: Tennessee Land Entry Book A, pg 371: Peter Upshaw receives 160 acres, NE Quarter of Sect 17, Township 4 Range 2, Monroe County. (see UFJ Vol 2, pg 38).

8. 1825, Oct: Meigs Co, TN: Minutes of the Concord Baptist Church: Peter Upshaw; joined by experience (see UFJ Vol 2 pg 114)

9. 1826: Roane Co, TN, Tax List, Capt. Forrester's Co: Peter Upshaw, 160 acres, 1 White Poll. (see UFJ Vol 2 pg 39)

10. 1827, 10 Jan: Peter Upshaw assigns the above 160 acres in Monroe Co. to Moses Shannon. (see UFJ Vol 2 pg 38).

11. 1827, Jul: Meigs Co, TN: Minutes of the Concord Baptist Church: Upshaw & wife; letter granted for dismission (see UFJ Vol 2 pg 114).

12. 1829, 26 Jan: Roane Co, TN, Deed Book F, pg 407: Peter Upshaw of Monroe Co, TN, to Jacob Butram of Rhea Co, TN, 160 acres in Roane Co, TN (see UFJ Vol. 8, pg 26)

13. 1829, 13 May: Monroe Co, TN, Circuit Court Minutes 1827-1834, page 119-120: Peter Upshaw vs Preston Starret, Sc Fa (see UFJ Vol. 8 pg 24-25)

14. 1830 census, Monroe Co, TN, page 137: 1 male 40-50 (Peter); 2 females under 5 (Nelly& Nancy, twins); 3 females 5-10 (Sarah, Elizabeth, & unknown); 1 female 10-15 (Mary); 1 female 20-30 (Jane ("Jinsey") Upshaw); 1 female 70-80 (unknown, but perhaps his mother-in-law; see 1810 Pendleton Dist, SC)

15. 1837, 23 Nov: Floyd Co, GA, Deed Book C, pg 327: Peter H.(sic) Upshaw of Walker Co, GA, to George M. Lavender, 160 acres in 24th Dist, 3rd Sect. (now Floyd Co), Lot no. 96. Although name is clearly recorded with middle initial "H", I believe this is transcription error by clerk; see UFJ Vol 5 page 67.

16. 1840 census, Dade Co, GA, page 80: Peter Upshaw household: 1 male under 5 (James); 2 females under 5 (Ruth, Catherine); 1 male 5-10 (Atkins); 2 females 5-10 (Martha, unknown); 1 male 40-50 (Peter); 2 females 10-15 (Nelly, Nancy); 2 females 15-20 (Sarah, Elizabeth); 1 female 30-40 (Jane ("Jinsey") Upshaw).

17. 1840, 19 Sep: Dade Co, GA, Deed Book D pg 339, 340: Peter Upshaw (residence not stated) to Littleberry Stone, et al, of Marian Co, TN. 160 acres in Dade Co, GA, 4th Sect, 10th Dist, Lot 322; known as "Upshaw's Mills".

18. 1842 Natchitoches Parish, LA, succession of Peter Upshaw, bundle #453, record #17, page 44, 45; (copies in possession of TOB, 1997).

CORRESPONDENTS & RESEARCHERS:

1. (1984) Mary C. Willis, Rt. 1 Box 118A, Shongaloo(?), LA 71072

Family Note

Marriage with Peter Upshaw:

reference: 121340

Marriage with Jane "Jinsy" Fields:

reference: 121346

 Sources

  • Birth, baptism, Spouse 1, Spouse 2, death, burial: Upshaw.FTW - 1 REPO - 2 CALN - Other - Date of Import: 21 May 2010

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