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Re: Dabbs in Tallapoosa Co., AL

Posted: 21 Sep 2012 4:11PM GMT
Classification: Query
The father of James Samuel Dabbs born, 1840, is James H Dabbs and Celia Caroline Williams...my GGGrandfather. We finally found the "missing" 1850 US census record. The name was transcribed incorrectly as 'Dates'. All other names check out with numerous other records and family histories. Shortly after the 1850 census, the wife of James H must have died. He remarried within the year in the same County (Chambers, AL) and then purchased land in Tallapoosa Co., AL. Children from first marriage and children with Caroline are on the 1855 Alabama Census andthe 1860 US Census. And the witness to James Samuel Dabbs marriage was his sister's husband...another verification.

Some other interesting information: James Samuel Dabbs, his brother Asa Dabbs, brother George M Dabbs and their father James H Dabbs all served in the Civil War. George M never made it home and there is no record of any burial.






SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Nathan 7 Apr 2001 7:10PM GMT 
dabbskf 9 Apr 2001 6:06AM GMT 
Nathan 9 Apr 2001 7:41PM GMT 
dabbskf 10 Apr 2001 7:02AM GMT 
dabbskf 27 Apr 2001 2:03PM GMT 
Nathan 27 Apr 2001 6:54PM GMT 
Cate Chapman 20 Nov 2003 10:39PM GMT 
Chris Dabbs Combs 8 Apr 2001 12:10PM GMT 
JamesTDabbs 21 Sep 2012 10:11PM GMT 
Kathie 30 Apr 2001 10:58AM GMT 
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