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James Benjamin Land

James Benjamin Land

Male 1793 - 1845  (52 years)

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  • Name James Benjamin Land 
    Born 28 Apr 1793  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Nov 1845  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Union Chapel Yates Cemetery, Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5309  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2018 

    Family ID F2830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dicie White,   b. 13 Apr 1794, Barren, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1866, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Jane Land,   b. 1816, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Wood Land,   b. 23 Mar 1833, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1888, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Charity Hannah Land,   b. 23 Nov 1836, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1925, Hamilton, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. Elizabeth L. Land,   b. 1840, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Sarah Land,   b. Abt 1842, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 May 2022 
    Family ID F1674  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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  • Notes 
    • U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907 Name: James B Land Issue Date: 1 Feb 1839 State of Record: Indiana Acres: 80 Accession Number: IN2120__.152 Metes and Bounds: No Land Office: Vincennes Canceled: No US Reservations: No Mineral Reservations: No Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566) Document Number: 14746

      Pvt. James B. Land, b. 28 APR 1793 in SC, married Dicy White 10 NOV 1813 in Barron Co., KY. and died 09 NOV 1845 in Crawford Co., IN. He was mustered into service under Andrew Jackson in Major Copeland's 3rd Regiment of the Tennessee Militia and took part in the battle of Horseshoe Bend in 1814. He and his wife settled in Crawford County, Indiana between 1816 & 1817. He and his brother William A. Land became a land owners in and around Mifflin. His wife, who died in 1866, was awarded an additional 40 acres in Union Twp. for her husband's service in the war.