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Azre (Ezra) HORTON

Azre (Ezra) HORTON

Male 1821 - Bef 1887  (Age ~ 77)
Person ID: I3159 | Tree: Robin  |  Last Modified: 11 May 2016

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  • Name Azre (Ezra) HORTON  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • Descendants knew him as "Ezra". Most records I've found show him as "A" Horton, but the 1870 reports "Azre", and that's enough like "Ezra" that I now refer to him as "Azre".
    Born Betw 1809 and 1821 SC or TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    • Very inconsistently reported in U.S. Censuses, but that's all we have.
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1887 Fannin County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Presumed before his wife's next marriage.

    Family 1

    Family ID: F1076 Group Sheet Family Chart  |  Last Modified: 11 May 2016   
    1 Sarah (Sallie?) HAMBY (ID:I3162),   b. Betw 1810 and 1821, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870, Colbert County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61) 
    Married Bef 1837 Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • No record. Assumed before birth of first child; in contrast to some trees that list 1840 without a source.
    Children 
     

    1. Dennis Horton (ID:I3149),   b. Abt 1837, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864, Alton Military Prison, St Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27)

     

    2. Advil Horton (ID:I3091),   b. Abt 1839, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown

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    3. John Henry Horton (ID:I3148),   b. 14 Oct 1840, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jun 1912, Quanah, Hardeman County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71)

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    4. Elizabeth Genora (Lizzie) Horton (ID:I4578),   b. 11 Jan 1842, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1924, Vernon, Wilbarger County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81)

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    5. James Arthur (Archie) Horton (ID:I4588Married: 2x2x ,   b. 08 Aug 1848, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1909, Fletcher, Comanche County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61)

     

    6. Ardena (Ardeny) Horton (ID:I3092),   b. Abt 1849, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown

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    7. Thomas Jefferson (Jeff) HORTON (ID:I1975),   b. 01 Nov 1852, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1940, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87)

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    8. Sidney Ann Horton (ID:I2024),   b. 02 Aug 1858, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1942, Fort Sumner, De Baca County, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83)

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    9. Will Wright Horton (ID:I7729),   b. 27 Aug 1859, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Apr 1907, Tucumcari, Quay County, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47)

    Family 2

    Family ID: F1077 Group Sheet Family Chart  |  Last Modified: 11 May 2016   
    2 Ancestors Margaret Amanda ROSS (ID:I3161) Married: 3x3x ,   b. 12 Oct 1833, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1913, Quanah, Hardeman County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79) 
    Married 26 Nov 1874 Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Mrs. M Amanda Todd and A. Horton
    Documents
    Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
    Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002

    Other Personal Events

    Occupation Betw 1840 and 1880  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6] – Farmer (on 1840-1880 census records)
    Residence 1840 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6 – Azwell Horton, 20-20, w/ wife & 2 sons. Matches 1850 Census, but doesn't have enough specifics to be definite match.
    Residence 1850 Southern Division, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1 – "A" Horton (age 40), wife Sarah(35), children Dennis(12), Advil(11), John(9), James(3), Elizabeth(6)
    Residence 1860 Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2 – "Asbery" Horton (age 38) with wife "Sallie", and children John(18), Elizabeth(16), James A(13), Ardeny(11), Thomas J(8), William W(6), and Sidney A(2)
    Residence 1870 Township 4 Range 15, Colbert County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3 – "Azre" Horton (age 61) with wife Sarah (age 60) and children Jefferson(18), William(15) and Cidney Ann(12)
    Residence 1880 Precinct 3, Fannin County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4 – As "A Horton" (age 64), with new wife M.A.(46) and step-daughter V.C.(16)
    Notes 
    • 1. His year and location of birth are inconsistent in the 5 censuses in which he appears
      2. No documentation of death or burial has been found. His grandchildren said that he died in Fannin County, which is consistent with his last documented place of residence.
  • Documents
    Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
    Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
    Histories
    Confusion between two Hortons
    Confusion between two Hortons
    Link to evidence that distinguishes Azre Horton from Daniel Asbury Horton
    My great-geat-grandfather, Azre Horton
    My great-geat-grandfather, Azre Horton
    Brief family history
    Censuses
    1870 United States Federal Census
    1870 United States Federal Census
    Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 4 Range 15, Colbert, Alabama; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: .
    1860 United States Federal Census
    1860 United States Federal Census
    Year: 1860; Census Place: , Tishomingo, Mississippi; Roll: ; Page: 367; Image: 374.
    1880 United States Federal Census
    1880 United States Federal Census
    Year: 1880; Census Place: Precinct 3, Fannin, Texas; Roll: 1302; Family History Film: 1255302; Page: 392A; Enumeration District: 025; Image: .
    1840 United States Federal Census
    1840 United States Federal Census
    Year: 1840; Census Place: , Bedford, Tennessee; Roll: ; Page: .
    1850 United States Federal Census
    1850 United States Federal Census
    Year: 1850; Census Place: Southern Division, Tishomingo, Mississippi; Roll: M432_382; Page: 157B; Image: .
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - Betw 1809 and 1821 - SC or TN, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Bef 1837 - Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Bedford County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Southern Division, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Tishomingo County, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Township 4 Range 15, Colbert County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Nov 1874 - Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Precinct 3, Fannin County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 1887 - Fannin County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
     : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set
  • Source Citations

    1. [S15] 1850 United States Federal Census (S|C) (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the;)
      Citation:
      Page: Year: 1850; Census Place: Southern Division, Tishomingo, Mississippi; Roll: M432_382; Page: 157B; Image: .
      Text:   Birth date: abt 1810 Birth place: Tennessee Residence date: 1850 Residence place: Southern Division, Tishomingo, Mississippi
    2. [S20] 1860 United States Federal Census (S|C) (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records;)
      Citation:
      Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Tishomingo, Mississippi; Roll: ; Page: 367; Image: 374.
      Text:   Birth date: abt 1822 Birth place: South Carolina Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States
    3. [S26] 1870 United States Federal Census (S|C) (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Record;)
      Citation:
      Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 4 Range 15, Colbert, Alabama; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: .
      Text:   Birth date: abt 1809 Birth place: Tennessee Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Township 4 Range 15, Colbert, Alabama, United States
    4. [S13] 1880 United States Federal Census (S|C) (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited;)
      Citation:
      Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Precinct 3, Fannin, Texas; Roll: 1302; Family History Film: 1255302; Page: 392A; Enumeration District: 025; Image: .
      Text:   Birth date: abt 1816 Birth place: South Carolina Residence date: 1880 Residence place: Precinct 3, Fannin, Texas, United States Occupation: Farmer Birth location: S.C.
    5. [S14] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 (S|C) (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.Original data - Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm.Original data: Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville,;)
      Citation:
      Text:   Marriage date: 26 Nov 1874 Marriage place: Dyer, Tennessee
    6. [S25] 1840 United States Federal Census (S|C) (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. (NARA microfilm publication M704, 580 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record G;)
      Citation:
      Page: Year: 1840; Census Place: , Bedford, Tennessee; Roll: ; Page: .
      Text:   Residence date: 1840 Residence place: Bedford, Tennessee, United States

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