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Joseph Alexander MCENTIRE

Joseph Alexander MCENTIRE[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1803 - 1879  (75 years)

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  • Name Joseph Alexander MCENTIRE 
    Born 1 Dec 1803  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Residence Abt 1837  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    land on Rock Creek just south of Carter's Plantation 
    Census 1850  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Joseph A. McEntire (46) appears as head of household. His occupation was farming. He had real estate valued at $2,000. He was born in North Carolina.

      The household includes Martha A. (17), James A. (14), Rhoda J. (12), Mary E. (9), and Burton Johnson (18).
    Property Bef 1850  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • "Upon arrival in Murray County. . .Joseph. . .bought land on Rock Creek just north of Carter's Plantation."
    Census 1860  Georgia Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Joseph A. Mcentire (59) appears as head of household. He was farmer. He had real estate valued at $7,000 and a personal estate valued at $2,200. He was born in North Carolina.

      The household includes Martha A. (27), James A. (23), and Mary E. (19).
    Residence 2 Jul 1867  Georgia Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • On 2 July 1867, Joseph A. McEntire swore an oath of allegiance to the United States and that he had resided in Georgia for the last 12 months.
    Census 1870  Georgia Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 27 Nov 1879  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1879 -> Hemphill-McEntire Cemetery typescript
    Buried Aft 27 Nov 1879  Hemphill-Mcentire Cemetery, , Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I1600  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 4 May 2013 

    Father Thomas Young Hemphill MCENTIRE,   b. Jan 1772, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1813, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Mother Martha HEMPHILL,   b. 14 Mar 1774, near Old Fort, Rowan, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1835, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 1794 
    Family ID F50  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth A. ALEXANDER,   b. 10 Apr 1806, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1848, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1832  [10
    • 19 Jan 1832 -> DAR app 416655
    Children 
     1. Martha A. MCENTIRE,   b. Jul 1833, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916  (Age ~ 82 years)
    +2. James Alexander MCENTIRE,   b. Abt 1834, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
    +3. Rhoda Jane MCENTIRE,   b. 2 Jun 1839, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1864  (Age 25 years)
    +4. Mary Elizabeth MCENTIRE,   b. 23 Feb 1841, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1921, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Rachel MCENTIRE,   b. 1843,   d. 1845  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S238] 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: , , ; Roll: M593 (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Joseph A McEntire
      Birth Date: abt 1804
      Birth Place: North Carolina
      Residence Date: 1870
      Residence Place: Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1870usfedcen&h=3787369&ti=0&indiv=try

    2. [S263] Murray County Heritage, 663-666 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S439] 1850 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., p. 212 (stamped); dwelling [not visible], family 886; Joseph A. Mcentire household; accessed; 4 May 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S438] 1860 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., 825 District G. M.; p. 56 (penned); dwelling 381, family 373; Joseph A. Mcentire household; accessed; 4 May 2010 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S312] Kendrick Family Papers, Hemphill (McEntire) Cemetery survey; A typed list of individuals buried in the cemetery, compiler unknown, dated 1989. Ms. Kendrick provided a photocopy to the author in 2009 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S439] 1850 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., p. 212 (stamped); dwelling [not visible], family 886; Joseph A. Mcentire household; accessed; 4 May 2008 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S438] 1860 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., 825 District G. M.; p. 56 (penned); dwelling 381, family 373; Joseph A. Mcentire household; accessed; 4 May 2010 (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S437] Murray County Heritage, 664 (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S447] Georgia Reconstruction Oath Books, accessed; 18 April 2012; entry for Joseph A. McEntire, Murray County Oath Book, p. 280 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S371] DAR Applications, Membership application; Margaret Kathlene Ledbetter Ragaz; National no. 416655; on James Alexander (1756-1844, North Carolina), approved 1952 (Reliability: 2).