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John Wesley May

John Wesley May

Male Abt 1817 -

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  • Name John Wesley May 
    Born Abt 1817  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I3765  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2017 

    Family Lavina Roberson,   b. Abt 1818, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 2 Apr 1843  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin H. May,   b. 1844, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1862, Nashville, Davidson, Tennesse Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     2. Mahala May,   b. 15 Jan 1845, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1918, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. John W. May,   b. Nov 1845, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1917, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Harvey May,   b. 1848, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929  (Age 81 years)
     5. Sarah Ann May,   b. 1849, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary Ann May,   b. Abt 1854, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. George W. May,   b. Abt 1856, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Nancy Elvira May,   b. 10 Sep 1859, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1919, West Salem, Edwards, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 18 May 2022 
    Family ID F595  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Abt 1814 age and birth state based on 1880 census when he was 66 years old. Living with wife Lovina.

      1850 United States Federal Census Name: John W May Age: 33 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1817 Birth Place: Kentucky Gender: Male Home in 1850(City,County,State): Union, Crawford, Indiana Family Number: 40 John W May 33 Lovina May 30 Mahala May 7 Benjamin May 6 John W May 4 Harvey May 2 Sarah Ann May 0

      1860 United States Federal Census Name: Wesley May Age in 1860: 43 Birth Year: abt 1817 Birthplace: Kentucky Home in 1860: Union, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Post Office: Grantsburg Wesley May 43 Lavina May 38 Mahala May 16 Benj May 15 John W May 13 Henry May 11 Mary A May 6 George W May 4

      1880 United States Federal Census Name: Wesley May Home in 1880: Union, Crawford, Indiana Age: 66 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1814 Birthplace: Kentucky Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head) Spouse's Name: Lovina Occupation: Farmer Marital Status: Married Race: White Gender: Male Wesley May 66 Lovina May 62 Annie May 25 Ella May 20