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Jonathan David Sansing

Jonathan David Sansing

Male 1810 - 1899  (89 years)

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  • Name Jonathan David Sansing 
    Born 2 Apr 1810  York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 1832  Indian Wars Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Served in Malone & Ellis Companies of Georgia Volunteers; pension [SA-4004 & SC-2184 ] filed 18 Jan 1893 in Arkansas; WA-T757 & WC-5885 filed 8 Sep 1899 in Arkansas. 
    • Virgil D. White, comp. Index to Pension Applications for Indian Wars Service between 1817 and 1898 (Waynesboro, TN: National Historical Pub. Co., 1997).
    Property, Real 23 Aug 1838  Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jonathan D. Sansing sold to Hiram Alexander, both of said County on January 26, 1838 for the sum of $500, 108 acres in Lot #104, Dist. 2. Wit: T. Dixon and Seaborn Jones J.P. 
    • Freida Reid Turner, comp. Henry County, Georgia, Land Records: Deed Books C/D, F, G, H, 1824-1838, Vol. II (Roswell, GA: W. H. Wolfe Associates, 1993), 399.
    Pension 1832-1842  Harrison, Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    SURVIVOR'S PENSION, INDIAN WARS FROM 1832 TO 1842, Act of July 27, 1892. Jonathan D. Sansing, P.O. Harrison; County Boone; State Arkansas; Rank Private; Company Capt. Malone's & Ellis Georgia Vols. Rate, $8.00 per month, commencing July 27, 1892, (Cherokee Dist). Enrolled May 13, 1838, at - a place not stated - and discharged June 23, 1838, at New Echota, Georgia. He was paid from May 13 to June 23, 1838, 1 month and 11 days and 13 days' travel - 130 miles to place of rendezvous, and 130 miles from the place of discharge home. The birthdate for Jonathan Sansing is April 2, 1810. 
    Census 1850  Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dist 42, p [stamped 203A], dwelling/family 229/229, farmer, b. South Carolina; enumeratd 27 Aug 1850 by William Moseley. 
    1850 Census for Henry County, Georgia, District 42, Sheet 203A
    1850 Census for Henry County, Georgia, District 42, Sheet 203A
    227/227 Adkins, P P...64...head [Piety Prudence Sansing]
    ______, Z F...........26...son...farmer
    ______, N A...........18
    Sansing, M J..........13...granddaughter
    Adkins, Eliz..........55
    228/228 Merritt, M M..42...head...farmer
    _______, E L..........37...wife [Elizabeth Adkins]
    _______, S P..........15...daughter
    _______, W J..........11...son
    _______, C W..........10...daughter
    _______, J M.......... 8...son
    _______, M J.......... 6...daughter
    _______, M E.......... 5...daughter
    _______, H B.......... 2...son
    _______, M C..........5/12...daughter
    229/229 Sansing, J D..37...head...farmer
    _______, J A..........28...wife
    _______, Z B..........17...son
    _______, F M..........11...son
    next page on 28 Aug 1850
    Sansing, T. M. E...... 9...daughter
    _______, M. A......... 7...daughter
    _______, C. J......... 4...son
    _______, T.T.......... 1...son
    _______, Phebe........70...possibly Jonathan's mother
    Residence 1852  Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The family homesteaded in Homer, Louisiana. 
    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
    Census 1870  Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Washinton twp, p 488B, line 33. 
    Property, Real 20 Mar 1877  Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Homestead Land Claim of Jonathan D. Sansing, dated 20 Mar 1877
    Homestead Land Claim of Jonathan D. Sansing, dated 20 Mar 1877
    Homestead Certificate No. 1460, Application 2432. Whereas, there has been deposited in the General Land Office...a certificate of the Register of the Land Office at Harrison, Arkansas...the claim of Jonathan D. Sansing...for the South half of the North West quarter, and the West half of the South West quarter of Section Eight in Township Eighteen North, Range Nineteen West, in the district of lands subject to sale at Harrison, Arkansas, containing one hundred and sixty acres.
    Census 1880  Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Washington twp, ED 21, p 582B, dwelling/family 47/52, farmer, b. South Carolina, f.b. Virginia, m.b. Virginia; enumerated 7 Jun 1880 by A. I Topp. 
    1880 Census for Boone County, Arkansas, Washington Township, Sheet 582B
    1880 Census for Boone County, Arkansas, Washington Township, Sheet 582B
    Sausing, J D........67...head
    _______, Jane A.....57...wife
    _______, James L....21...son
    _______, Jonah J....17...daughter
    _______, Cora A..... 2...granddaughter
    Property, Real 20 Mar 1899  Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    160 acres - S 8/T18N/R19W [S 1/2 NW, W 1/4 SW] 
    • Desmond Walls Allen and Bobbie Jones McLane. Arkansas Land Patents: Boone County (granted through 30 Jun 1908) (Conway, AR: Arkansas Research, 1996), 93.
    Residence 20 Mar1877  Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The family homesteaded at Harrison, Arkansas in an area now known as Sansing Hollow, after Jonathan participated in the Trail of Tears as a guard.  
    • Boone County Historical & Railroad Society, Inc. History of Boone County, Arkansas (Paducah, KY: Turner Publishing Company, 1998), 358.
    Jonathan David Sansing Homestead
    Jonathan David Sansing Homestead (14)
    The Sansing homestead is located in Boone County, Arkansas.
    Died 14 Aug 1899  Sansing Hollow, Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Article on Jonathan D. Sansing
    Article on Jonathan D. Sansing
    Jonathan D. Sansing, one of Boone's [County] oldest and best citizens, died Monday at the age of 88 years. He was the original settler of Sansing Hollow, east of Harrison. [Source: Arkansas Democrat, Little Rock, Arkansas, August 22, 1899]
    Buried Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3223  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2021 

    Father John Tillman Sansing 
    Relationship Stepchild 
    Mother Mary Jane Fisher,   b. ca 1780, Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1852, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Relationship Stepchild 
    Family ID F68  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Malinda F. Adkins,   b. ca 1810, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1836, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1832  Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Georgia. Henry County. Marriage Book ?-125, 15 Jan 1932. Jonithan Sansing and Malinda Atkins, married by Daniel Smith, Jr, JP (2) Jonathan's name was indexed as Lansing. MariLee Beatty Hageness. Marriages 1822-1850, Henry County, Georgia (Anniston, GA: MLH Research, 1998), 41.
    Children 
     1. Zaccheus B. Sansing,   b. ca 1833, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1864, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)
     2. Malinda Jane Sansing,   b. ca 1836, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1885, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F1426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane A. Adkins,   b. 12 Jun 1821, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1916, Tahlequah, Cherokee Co, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1837  Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Jonathan's name was indexed as Lansing and date [probably date of marriage license] given as 23 Aug 1837. MariLee Beatty Hageness. Marriages 1822-1850, Henry County, Georgia (Anniston, GA: MLH Research, 1998), 41. 2) Pension application of Jonathan D. Sansing applied to the Department of the Interior [Indian Wars] dated Feb 1893.
    Children 
    +1. Francis Marion Sansing,   b. 29 Oct 1838, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1916, Harrison, Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Mary Prudence Elizabeth Sansing,   b. 16 Dec 1840, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1920, Bryan Co, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Martha Adeline Sansing,   b. Jan 1845, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1908, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
    +4. Columbus J. Sansing,   b. 7 Nov 1846, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1929, Locust Grove, Mayes Co, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +5. Thomas T. Sansing,   b. 26 Feb 1849, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1923, Cherokee Co, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +6. William H. Sansing,   b. ca 1854, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1880, Harrison, Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)
    +7. Medora Ann Sansing,   b. 22 May 1857, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1931, Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +8. James Lafayette Sansing,   b. 20 Mar 1859, Claiborne Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1943, Pryor, Mayes Co, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +9. Joanna Josephine Sansing,   b. 31 Jul 1863, Shreveport, Caddo Co, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1929, Wagoner Co, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F1430  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - The family homesteaded in Homer, Louisiana. - 1852 - 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 MapsCensus - Washinton twp, p 488B, line 33. - 1870 - Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty, Real - 20 Mar 1877 - Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Washington twp, ED 21, p 582B, dwelling/family 47/52, farmer, b. South Carolina, f.b. Virginia, m.b. Virginia; enumerated 7 Jun 1880 by A. I Topp. - 1880 - Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty, Real - 160 acres - S 8/T18N/R19W [S 1/2 NW, W 1/4 SW] - 20 Mar 1899 - Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - The family homesteaded at Harrison, Arkansas in an area now known as Sansing Hollow, after Jonathan participated in the Trail of Tears as a guard. - 20 Mar1877 - Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Boone Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Another view of the Jonathan David Sansing cabin
    Another view of the Jonathan David Sansing cabin
    Taken in 2005. Cabin is located on Sansing Hollow Road in Boone County, Arkansas.
    Drawing of the Jonathan David Sansing cabin.
    Drawing of the Jonathan David Sansing cabin.
    Jonathan David Sansing's Cabin
    Jonathan David Sansing's Cabin
    Taken in 2005. Another view of the cabin is located on Sansing Hollow Road in Boone County, Arkansas.
    Jonathan David Sansing's Cabin grounds
    Jonathan David Sansing's Cabin grounds
    Taken in 2005. The well house and spring running along side of the cabin.
    Photograph of Jonathan David Sansing's cabin
    Photograph of Jonathan David Sansing's cabin
    Taken in 2005. Cabin is located on Sansing Hollow Road in Boone County, Arkansas.


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