I am trying to locate family connections to Peter Van Cleave.
Notes for Peter Van Cleave: (1835-1918).
Parents Joel Van Cleave & Pherraba Stringer.
1835-BIRTH, Mulenburg Co., KY.
1840 Census, Mulenburg Co., KY, # 346.[With parents].
1850 Census, Daviess Co., KY, #445.[With parents.].
1860 Census, Robertson Co., TX, # 446.[ Lived with parents- was a wagonner].
1861-MARRIAGE: Robetson Co., TX, MR, V-2, P-133, 10 Jul 1861.To Charity Ann Jones, daughter of George W. Jones (1812-1863)& Mary Ann Downing (1813-). 1862-Confederate Army: Private in Company C under Captian E. Smith, 8th Texas Infantry under Colonel Overton Young from 1 May 1862 to close of the war. He served as a Lieutenant until the end of the war, and saw service in Texas and Louisiana.
1864-CHILD-Cordelia (Only survivor of triplets),Robertson Co., TX, 1864. 1864-CHILD-Ophelia ( died at childbirth),Robertson Co., TX, 1864. 1864-CHILD-Amelia ( died at childbirth),Robertson Co., TX, 1864.
1871-CHILD-Mollie,Robertson Co., TX, abt 1871.
1872-CHILD-Mattie,Robertson Co., TX, abt 1872.
*1873-CHILD-Nannie,Robertson Co., TX, 26 May 1873.
*1874-CHILD-Hattie,Robertson Co., TX, 7 Nov 1874.
1876-CHILD-Evelyn,Coryell Co., TX, 16 Aug 1876.
1879-CHILD-unrecorded name-male,Coryell Co., TX, abt 1879.
1880 Census, Coryell Co., TX, V-8, ED-25, S-30, L-43.[7 kids]. 1884-CHILD-Eula,Coryell Co., TX, 14 Jan 1884.
1899, Sep 26, in Coryell Co., TX, Confederate Pension Application, Comptroller's File # 1011.
1900 Census, Coryell Co., TX, V-25, ED-40, S-17, L-61.[3 kids,5 g-kids].
1910 Census, Coryell Co., TX, ED-33, S-18.[1 kid].
1918-DEATH: Coryell Co., TX, DR, V-B, P-284, CN 64, FN #19967.
* Nannie married Walker Leonidas Hedgpeth and Hattie married Walker's brother, Robert Henry Hedgpeth.
PV was a carpenter by trade.
One source suggested that the family in 1869(Aprox.)moved to Coryell Co., TX. but it was probably 1875.
Coryell Co., TX, Index to Deeds: From A.A. Jones, V-10, P-609, 30 Jun 1888; From E.A. Cranfill,7 Jan 1895.
Left no Will.