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Drury WILKERSON

Male 1796 - 1879  (82 years)


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  • Name Drury WILKERSON 
    Born 8 Nov 1796  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1810  Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    • Drury Wilkinson head of household:
      2 males age 10-16: [Drury (Jr.), ?]
      1 male age 45 & over : [Drury, Sr.]
      1 female age 16-25
      1 female age 45 & over : [Mary]

    Census 1820  Adair County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Drury Wilkerson head of household:
      1 male age 0-9
      1 male age 16-25: [Drury]
      1 female age 0-9
      1 female age 10-15
      1 female age 16-25: [Elizabeth]
    Possessions 8 Sep 1829  Russell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    property 
    • Jesse T. Burrow of Adair County, Kentucky sold about 19 acres on Goose Creek to Drury Wilkinson of Russell County, Kentucky for the sum of $20. This deed was proved in court on August 4, 1830, and delivered to Joseph Murray for Drury Wilkinson on May 20, 1831.
    Census 1830  Russell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Drury Wilkinson household:
      1 male under age 5 [Wesley]
      1 male age 10-15
      1 male age 40-50
      2 females under age 5
      1 female age 10-15
      1 female age 20-30
    Land Sale 25 Dec 1833  Russell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Amos Judd 
    • Drury Wilkerson sold a parcel of land, about 19 acres located on Goose Creek, to Amus Judd for $20. The deed was witnessed by Manson W. Cartwright and Joseph Murrah.
    Census 1840  Casey County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Drury Wilkinson head of household:
      2 males age 0-4: [Drury, Benjamin]
      2 males age 5-9: [Frederic, ?]
      1 male age 15-19: [Wesley]
      1 male age 40-49: [Drury]
      1 female age 5-9: [Eliza]
      2 females age 10-14: [Sally, ?]
      1 female age 15-19: [?]
      1 female age 30-39: [Nancy]

      Family is living next door to Lewis Wilkinson, age 20-30. Also close is Austin Wilkinson, age 20-30.
    Census 21 Aug 1850  Russell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    District 1 
    • Drura Wilkerson, age 57, M, Farmer, $150 real estate, born in KY
      Nancy Wilkerson, age 44, born in KY, unable to read & write
      Patsy Wilkerson, age 24, born in KY
      Sally Wilkerson, age 21, born in KY
      Frederic M. Wilkerson, age 17, Farmer, born in KY, in school, married in year
      Elizabeth E. Wilkerson, age 17, born in KY, married in year
      Drura Wilkerson, age 13, born in KY, in school
      Benjamin Wilkerson, age 11, born in KY, in school
      Nathan Wilkerson, age 9, born in KY, in school
      Eliza Wilkerson, age 16, born in KY
    Census 29 Jun 1860  Liberty Township, Barry County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Drury Wilkerson, age 63, male, brick mason, Value of Real Estate $600, Value of Personal Property $200, born in Kentucky, can't read or write
      Nancy Wilkerson, age 54, female, born in Kentucky, can't read or write
      Nathinal E. Wilkerson, age 18, male, farm laborer, Value of personal property $60, born in Kentucky, married within the year, attended school within the year
      E. Wilkerson, age 23, female, born in Kentucky, married within the year
    Census 23 Jun 1870  Richwood Township, McDonald County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Nathan Wilkerson, age 29, M, W, Farmer, value of real estate $500, value of personal property $200, born in Kentucky
      Eva A. Wilkerson, age 35, F, W, Keeping House, born in Kentucky, cannot write
      Martha Wilkerson, age 8, F, W, born in Missouri
      Thomas Wilkerson, age 5, M, W, born in TX
      James Wilkerson, age 4, M, W, born in Missouri
      William Wilkerson, age 10 months, M, W, born in Missouri in September
      Grant, Sarah, age 22, F, W, born in Kentucky, cannot read or write
      Wilkerson, Saray, age 64, F, W, born in Kentucky, cannot read or write
      Wilkerson, Drury, age 72, M, W, born in Kentucky
    Buried Apr 1879  Exeter, Barry County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11
    Address:
    Vineyard Cem 
    Headstone - Drury Wilkerson & Nancy Murrah Wilkerson
    Headstone - Drury Wilkerson & Nancy Murrah Wilkerson
    Died 7 Apr 1879  Barry County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11
    Person ID I471  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2015 

    Father Drury WILKINSON,   b. Bef 1760, Chesterfield County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary RICE,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 2 Nov 1780  Prince Edward County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Family ID F181  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elizabeth MOORE,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 23 Jan 1817  Adair County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Children 
    +1. Lewis WILKERSON,   b. 25 Oct 1817, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1898  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F180  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Nancy C. MURRAH,   b. 16 Mar 1806, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1868, Barry County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 18 Jul 1821  Adair County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16
    Children 
    +1. John Wesley WILKERSON,   b. 25 Mar 1825, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1868  (Age 43 years)
    +2. Sarah WILKERSON,   b. 1829, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 15 Jun 1880  (Age < 51 years)
    +3. Frederic M. WILKERSON,   b. Oct 1832, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1906, Ralston, Indian Territory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
    +4. Martha WILKERSON,   b. Abt 1834, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. Elizabeth WILKERSON,   b. 17 May 1834, Russell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1921, Pierce City, Lawrence County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +6. Drury W. WILKERSON,   b. 8 Sep 1836, Russell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1928, Sebastian County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +7. Benjamin WILKERSON,   b. 4 Dec 1838, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1924, Spring River Township, Lawrence County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +8. Nathinal E. WILKERSON,   b. 15 Aug 1841, Russell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1906  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F177  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Sarah ANTLE,   b. Abt 1808, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 23 Jun 1870  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1868  McDonald County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F491  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Nov 1796 - Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1810 - Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jan 1817 - Adair County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Adair County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jul 1821 - Adair County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - property - 8 Sep 1829 - Russell County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Russell County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - Amos Judd - 25 Dec 1833 - Russell County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - Casey County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    District 1 - 21 Aug 1850 - Russell County, Kentucky
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    Link to Google MapsCensus - 29 Jun 1860 - Liberty Township, Barry County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jan 1868 - McDonald County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 23 Jun 1870 - Richwood Township, McDonald County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Vineyard Cem - Apr 1879 - Exeter, Barry County, Missouri
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Apr 1879 - Barry County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • a brickmason by trade

  • Sources 
    1. [S253] Missouri, Barry, Vineyard Cemetery, Entry for Drury S. Wilkerson (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S2312] Kentucky, Adair - 1810 - Drury Wilkinson.
      {Drury Wilkinson head of household:
      2 males age 10-16: [Drury (Jr.), ?]
      1 male age 45 & over : [Drury, Sr.]
      1 female age 16-25
      1 female age 45 & over : [Mary]}

    3. [S212] Kentucky, Adair - 1820 - Drury Wilkerson Family (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1408] Kentucky, Russell - Deed Books - FHL #594393, pages 91 & 92.

    5. [S225] Kentucky, Russell - 1830 - Drury Wilkerson, Drury Wilkinson household, page 124 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1408] Kentucky, Russell - Deed Books - FHL #594393, page 507.

    7. [S1625] Kentucky, Casey - 1840 - Drury Wilkerson.

    8. [S227] Kentucky, Russell - 1850 - Drury Wilkerson (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1650] Missouri, Barry - 1860 - Drury Wilkerson.

    10. [S1700] Missouri, McDonald - 1870 - Nathan Wilkerson.

    11. [S203] International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Version 5.0, downloaded 20 Feb 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S2267] Wilkinson/Wilkerson Family Article, pages 192-193.

    13. [S2269] Virginia Marriages to 1800, Entry for Mary Rice & Drury Wilkerson.

    14. [S211] Kentucky Marriages, 1802-1850, Entry for Drury Wilkerson Jr. & Elizabeth Moore (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S214] Kentucky, Adair - Marriages 1801-1850, Entry for Drury Wilkerson & Nancy Murrah (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S2398] Email - Sandi Gorin to South Central KY LIst - Marriages - Whitley - Williamson.
      WILKERSON, Drury to MURRAH, Nancy, step d/o John CARTER, 18 July 1821


    17. [S250] Missouri Marriages, 1766-1983, Entry for Drury Wilkerson & Mrs. Sally Grant (Reliability: 3).


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