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Foster B. Maxberry

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Foster B. Maxberry

Posted: 22 Aug 2002 2:24AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Maxberry, Maybry, Maxilbury, Bunch, Calvert, Ingram, Stromire
Foster B. Maxberry

Our story so far...

Foster B. Maxberry was born about 1823 in Indiana.

Foster married Melissa Jane Calvert in 1846 in Gallatin Co, IL.

1850 Census Henderson Co, KY:
Dwelling No. 554
Family no. 554
Robert Stewart 34 Farmer (born in ) VA
Martha 20 KY
W.C. Perry 27 Laborer "
Foster Maxberry 27 Farming IN
Jane 23 "
(Next Page)
Malinda Maxberry 1 KY
George W__folk 23 Laborer "

1860 Census Henderson Co, KY:
Page 115, Div 41
House 434
Foster B. Maxberry
Melissa Jane
Malinda born 1849 KY
George R. 1851 KY
Elihu F. 1854 KY
James E.C. 1858 KY

1870 Census Mississippi Co, Chickasawba Twnp, AR:
Dwelling No. 42
Family No. 42
Maybry, Foster 47 Farmer (born in) IN
Melissa J. 43 Keeping House KY
Elija H. 16 KY
James E.C. 11 KY

**NOTE: Maybry = Maxberry, Elija = Elihu

Elihu Maxberry married Mary Ingram 29 Jun 1876 (or 21 May 1876?) in Chickasawba Township, Mississippi Co, AR.

Elihu Maxberry died in Feb 1880.

Now, here's where things start getting weird...

1880 Census Mississippi Co, AR:
(census taken June 1880)
Dwelling 254
Family 259
Ingram, Mary 52 Keeping House Mo Alla? Texas?
A.B. 18 son Farming Mo Tenn? Texas?
W.M. 15 son Farming Ark Tenn? Texas?
Family 260
Maxilbury, M.B. 21 dau At Home Mo Texas? Texas?
Georgy L. 3 dau Ark Ky Ark
Lillie B. 2 dau Ark Ky Ark

Dwelling 268
Family 265
Maxilbury, M.J. 55 Keeping House Ky SC Ky
James E.C. 21 Farming Ky Ind Ky

**NOTE 1: Maxilbury = Maxberry
**Note 2: All places with ? very hard to read from image,
listed best guess (see attached image)
**NOTE 3: Is M.B. really the birth mother of Georgy and Lillie?
M.B. listed as born in Mo, but Georgy and Lillie's mother
listed as born in Ark!! (see attached image)

James E.C. Maxberry, age 22, married Minerva Bunch, age 14, 25 Sept 1881. They had one child, Mary Jane Maxilbury, who later married George Stromire.

James E.C. Maxberry married Mrs. Mary Maxberry (Elihu's widow) 7 Jan 1891 in Lake City,
Craighead Co, AR.

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rickkirby 22 Aug 2002 8:24AM GMT 
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