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Subject: Re: [HUBBLE] James Madison HUBBLE & Nancy C. BARNHILL
Date: Sat, 24 May 2008 18:06:12 +0000
I took a break from painting to respond since I have had a long interest in this branch of the family. We (the Hubbell Family Historical Society) have put a lot of effort into identifying this family. Still there are uncertainties. This is the result:
Jonathan Hubble Jr s/o Ithamar & Demaris (Lewis) "in MO by 1798" (Cape Girardeau), Yell co 1816 Pope co AR by 1820, identified as s/o Ithamar in pre‑1803 Indian mission record, by 1782?‑before 1850; issue (by a 1st wife, order and dates uncertain):
1. Jonathan c1810‑?
2. Joel C. c1810‑? .
3. James C. 1817‑14 Sep 1865. .
4. Anna c1819 AR‑? mar William Eckerman 19 Dec 1830/1 by JP, of Yell co.
5. Ebenezer II? c1819/21‑? .
6. John Marshall c1820‑? .
7. James Madison c1820‑c1860. .
8. William J. c1823 (ae21 at mar)‑? mar Ester Ann McClyed 16 Dec1844 Yell co, c1826‑? Of Yell co c1835.
9. Isham c1825 AR‑before 1860 AR. .
Perhaps mar 2d ?Elizabeth Riley 1846 Yell co, or Jonathan did, when called Jinuttine. The book Things in Heaven & Earth by Thomas G Alexander mentions a baptism to the Mormon faith of Jonathan Hubbel & wife of Scott co AR c1836. The 1833 Scott co AR census lists Jonathan between 40-50 years of age and Elizabeth Riley is listed in the 1840 Scott co AR census alone with children.
James C. Hubble of Webb City Pope co 1830/1850 Riley 1840 Yell co s/o Jonathan Jr c1817 Sevier Co. TN-14 Sep 1865 Dardanelle AR measles 2 mos after discharge from army, likely contracted in service mar Nancy Elizabeth Barnhill 1840 d/o Alexander Jr & Polly ( ), 1826 Franklin co AR-1889 Milltown AR Dawson cem. Her parents of Rutherford and Hickman cos TN to Yell co by 1830. Did she mar also William Wines res Logan co AR? issue:
1. John Martin 1840 Spring Creek AR-8 May 1862 nr Memphis TN in Confederate army.
2. Iona/Loana/Leona/Laura 1842 Spring Creek-1920s called Sis mar 1st Wymen Sebastian co AR; mar 2d Beasley.
3. Samuel M 1847 Spring Creek- 1864 ae17 killed by bushwackers.
4. James Alexander 1849-1864 ae14 killed by bushwackers.
5. Jennie Victoria 23 March 1859 Dardanelle AR-11 Jan 1942 Muskogee Gore cem OK mar William M. Morgan 13 Aug 1879 Logan co OK? s/o Charles G. & Dorthula H. (Jones), 1 Dec 1857 Decature co TN-29 Sep/Oct 1937 Warner OK Gore cem issue*.
6. Charles Monroe 1812.
7. Amanda (Aunt Mandy) 3 March 1866 AR (Dardanelle)-1912 mar Henry Humphrey/Humphries.
Source: [Ef -notes from Mrs Paul also Carl A. Hubble of CA 1995]
James Madison Hubble farmer of Chicot co 1840 Mill Creek Ashley co (1850 cen) s/o Jonathan Jr, c1820 AR-c1860 mar 1st? Narcissus -- , c1852 SC issue? Mar 2d Est(h)er Ann Beasley 25 Sept 1856, c1840 MS-? Perhaps mar 2d (3rd wife) Redden Barwick 9 March 1865 Ashely co she died 19 Oct 1865.
1. John b c1858.
In March 1836 Madison Hubbell signed petition to Postmaster General with other inhabitants of Bayou Bartholomew; 1840 Madison Hubble on Chicot/Ashley cos tax list with 1 poll, 1 horse, 1841 same & 5 cows, 1843 same & 2 cows, 1845 same & 4 horses 2 mules 6 cows; 1845 Ashley co formed from Chicot co; April 1850 petit juror Ashley co; 1855 received land from State of AR; Aug 1860 James M & Ester Ann Hubble of Ashley co received land in Chicot co original purchaser (later sold); Sept 1868 Ann Hubble named in Ashley co deed when bought 80 acres from J.P. Clark.
Source: [Tf] [Ui- Greene co AR m/r, P.J. Gandrud, 1969].
Joel C. Hubble of Ripley twp Pope co 1840, Magazine twp Yell co 1850, Ouachita co 1860 AR s/o 2148d Jonathan Jr c1810-? mar 1st Elizabeth/Lucinda A. Crothers/Carruthers 8 Feb 1831 Pope co by JP, or Yell co, c1807 GA-?; issue:
1. John C. c1841 AR.
Mar 2nd Elizabeth A. Monk 11 May 1846 Pope co, c1825-? Issue:
2. Solomon P. c1848 AR.
3. Lucinda July 1850 AR.
4. Ebenezer 1851 AR-?.
Mar 3rd? Amanda -- by 1860 Ouichita co, 1827 GA-? Issue:
5. Richard J. 1859 AR-? In 1835 he appears in the Pope Co AR Terr tax list 1 poll 3 cattle, contiguous to Jonathan; 1837-1861 McBride appeals conviction for biting off Joels ear (Yell co circuit Abstracts of AR Rec. 1837-61, J.T. Taunton); 1838-1840 Pope co 1 poll 1 horse 1 cattle; 1841/2-1846 Yell co no land 1 livestock contiguous to Jonathan, Ebenezer, Isham, James listed consecutively in tax recs; 1849-52 1 poll no land some livestock; 1854 same, Ebenezer & Isham listed consecutively.
Sources: [Ui] [Sb 1840 Pope co, 1850 Yell co,1860 Ouacha co, AR][Yp AR; 1837-1839 Taxlist Pope co].
Are you a descendant of this family? I have info on his other sons, Jonathan, Ebenezer, John Marshall, William and Isham if you would like to have it.
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> I am looking for any information to complete this family. ~ Gloria
> James Madison HUBBLE
> Born: about 1916 in Arkansas
> Married: Nancy C. BARNHILL (daughter of Alexander BARNHILL, Jr. & wife Polly)
> Died: Between 1965- 1870 in Arkansas
> Parents: Jonathan HUBBLE & unknown wife
> Children: John M. HUBBLE (1840), Laura HUBBLE (1842), Samuel M. HUBBLE
> (1847), James Alexander HUBBLE (1849), Victoria J. HUBBLE (1859), Charles
> HUBBLE (1863) and Amanda HUBBLE (1866).
> 1850 Census - Spring Creek, Yell Co., Arkansas - James Hubble age 33 born
> Arkansas, Nancy C Hubble age 24 born Tennessee, John M Hubble age 10 born
> Arkansas, John M Hubble age 8 born Arkansas, John M Hubble age 3 born Arkansas,
> James A Hubble age 9 mo. born Arkansas.
> 1860 Census - Spring Creek, Yell Co., Arkansas - James Hubble age 45 born
> Arkansas, Nancy C Hubble age 37 born Tennessee, John M Hubble age 20 born
> Arkansas, Samuel M Hubble age 13 born Arkansas, James E Hubble age 11 born
> Arkansas, Victoria J Hubble age 2 born Arkansas.
> AFTER JAMES HUBBLE DIED, HIS WIDOW MARRIED FOWLER F. MC ELROY
> 1870 Census - Spring Creek, Yell County, Arkansas - Fowler F McElroy age 75
> born South Carolina, Nancy C McElroy age 43 born Tennessee, Victoria J McElroy
> age 10 born Arkansas, Charles M McElroy age 7 born Arkansas, Amanda McElroy
> age 4 born Arkansas. (Note - The surname of the 3 children should be Hubble
> and NOT McElroy.)
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