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Lemiah Christopher Columbus Adkins

Lemiah Christopher Columbus Adkins

Male 1819 - 1893  (73 years)

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  • Name Lemiah Christopher Columbus Adkins 
    Born 18 Nov 1819  York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dist 42, p [204], dwelling/family 230/230, farmer, real estate value $1000, b. South Carolina; enumerated 28 Aug 1850 by William Moseley.  
    1850 Census for Henry County, Georgia, District 42, Sheet 204
    1850 Census for Henry County, Georgia, District 42, Sheet 204
    229/229 J D Sansing continued...
    Sansing, M P E........ 9...daughter
    _______, M A.......... 7...daughter
    _______, C J.......... 4...son
    _______, LZY [Tom].... 1...son
    _______, Phebe........70...[poss. mother]
    230/230 Adkins, L C C...31...head
    _______, J..............26...wife
    _______, H J............ 6...son
    _______, Z F............ 4...son
    _______, [G W].......... 1...son
    Alexander, M E.......... 8...unknown
    231/231 Adkins, W J.....35...head
    _______, A M............34...wife
    _______, D E............14...daughter
    _______, M A............11...daughter
    _______, E.............. 7...son
    _______, M C............ 5...daughter
    _______, M D L.......... 3...son
    _______, P M............ 1...daughter
    Sansing, Dorcus.........55...unknown
    Family History Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Doris (Adkins) Wells and Iris (Wood) Mayo, ed. "Lewis Adkins, His Ancestors and Descendants" York County Genealogical & Historical Society Quarterly, 2 (3), Dec 1990, p 4-8.
    Lewis Adkins, His Ancestors and Descendants
    Lewis Adkins, His Ancestors and Descendants
    History written by Doris (Adkins) Wells and Iris (Wood) Mayo and published in the York County Genealogical & Historical Society Quarterly in 1990. Lays out the family lines as they had found in their research.
    Religion 21 May 1854  Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Primitive Baptist Church "Lebanon." Members of Piety P. (Sansing) Adkins signed the covenant when the church was established.  
    Covenant for Primitive Baptist Church 'Lebanon,' Claiborne Parish, Louisiana
    Covenant for Primitive Baptist Church "Lebanon," Claiborne Parish, Louisiana
    Covenant signed on May 21, 1854 by William Gibson, Sarah Gibson, Miles M. Merritt, Elizabeth T. Merritt, J. D. Sansing, Jane A. Sansing, L.C.C. Adkins, Jency Adkins, George Shaw, Eliza Ann Shaw, J. W. Taylor, Mary Lewis, Freeman Allen. Other members Piety P. (Sansing) Adkins, James Gibson and Amanda C. Gibson
    Oath 9 Oct 1868  Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Took Loyalty Oath after the Civil War. Was a resident of Parish and State for 13 yrs. 
    • Oath: "And I do further solemnly swear or affirm, that prior to the first of January, eighteen hundred and sixty-eight, I favored the execution of the laws of the United States, popularly known as the Reconstruction Acts of Congress, and openly and actively assisted to the loyal men of the State in their efforts to restore Louisiana to her position in the Union."

      Elinor McCalman Seward and John Calvin Head, comp. Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, Amnesty Oaths (Shreveport, LA: J & W Enterprises, n.d.), 7.
    Occupation Farmer, Land Owner, Businessman Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 May 1893  Homer, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Adkins Cemetery, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Lemiah Christopher Columbus Adkins
    Lemiah Christopher Columbus Adkins
    Husband (1) Jincy Alexander (2) Harriett Gentry (3) Mariah (slave). Son of Zaccheus Franklin Sr. & Piety Prudence (Sansing) Adkins.
    Person ID I2907  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2020 

    Father Zaccheus Franklin Adkins, Sr.,   b. ca 1781, Sussex Co, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1827, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Mother Piety Prudence Sansing,   b. Nov 1786, Warren Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1879, Homer, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married Jun 1805  York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F71  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jincy Alexander,   b. ca 1824, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1861, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1840  Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hiram J. Adkins,   b. ca 1844, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 7 years)
    +2. Zaccheus Franklin Adkins,   b. 15 Mar 1845, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1935, Webster Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +3. George Washington Adkins,   b. 12 Jan 1849, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1916, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Mary M. Adkins,   b. ca 1851, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1897, Columbia Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
    +5. Prudence Elizabeth Adkins,   b. 22 May 1852, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1938, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +6. Miles Crittington Adkins,   b. 8 Apr 1855, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1907, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    +7. James Buchanan Adkins,   b. 15 Nov 1857, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1899, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    +8. Martha O. Adkins,   b. Jun 1862, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1930, Webster Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F1429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Harriett Gentry,   b. Abt 1832,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married ca 1865  Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ida Fannie Liza Jane Adkins,   b. 26 Dec 1866, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1934, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Mollie Manerva Bellezora Adkins,   b. 1 Jan 1869, Homer, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1939, Homer, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F1427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Mariah (Slave),   b. ca 1813, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1880, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elijah Adkins Reed,   b. Oct 1843, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1940, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 96 years)
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F1428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsFamily History - - Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Primitive Baptist Church "Lebanon." Members of Piety P. (Sansing) Adkins signed the covenant when the church was established. - 21 May 1854 - Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - ca 1865 - Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOath - Took Loyalty Oath after the Civil War. Was a resident of Parish and State for 13 yrs. - 9 Oct 1868 - Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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