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Jehu Chaney KIRKLAND

Male 1812 - 1888  (76 years)


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  • Name Jehu Chaney KIRKLAND 
    Born 4 Apr 1812  Sequatchie Valley, Marion County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Nov 1888  Fayette County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Siloam Baptist Church Cemetery (Solome Cemetery), Fayette County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Source: Jennifer Fish .

      (2) Source: Patricia A. West , ?One Line of Descent from Archibald Kirkland, b ca 1780 SC & d 1846 AL,? St. Louis: Unpublished manuscript, 2006. According to this source, an order of the Probate Court of Fayette County, AL, entered during the November Term, 1851, in the matter of the estate of Archibald KIRKLAND, deceased, provides in part as follows:

      "It is further ordered and decreed that the said Daniel G. Kirkland and Anderson Farquhar administrators as aforesaid proceed to make distribution of the said sum of one thousand seven hundred and forty seven dollars and seventy six cents among those entitled thereto in the following manner that is to say: . . .

      "To Jehu C. Kirkland one of the heirs of said Estate the sum of one hundred and ninety four dollars and nineteen cents which is hereby assessed and decreed as his distributive share of said Estate, and which the said Daniel G. Kirkland and Anderson Farquhar administrators as aforesaid is decreed to pay over to him the said Jehu C. Kirkland and for which execution may issue."

      [Note by compiler: According to the order described above, Daniel G. KIRKLAND and Anderson FARQUHAR were administrators with the will annexed of Archibald KIRKLAND, deceased. An administrator with the will annexed is appointed when a will exists but fails to name an executor, or when an executor named in a will is unable or unwilling to serve as executor.]

      (3) A household headed by J. C. KIRKLAND is listed in the 1850 census of Division 15, Fayette County, AL.

      J. C. is listed in the 1850 census as a farmer who was then 39 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1811. According to the 1850 census, he was born in TN.

      Listed with J. C. is his wife, Permelia, who was then 36 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1814. According to the 1850 census, she was born in TN.

      Also listed with J. C. is his daughter, Sarah, who was then 16 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1834. According to the 1850 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, John, who was then 14 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1836. According to the 1850 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, James, who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1837. According to the 1850 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, William, who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1839. According to the 1850 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his daughter, Missouri, who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1840. According to the 1850 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his daughter, Laura, who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1842. According to the 1850 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, Dallis, who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1845. According to the 1850 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, Robert, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1848. According to the 1850 census, he was born in AL.

      (4) A household headed by Juhugh KIRKLAND is listed in the 1860 census of the Middle Division, Fayette County, AL.

      Juhugh is listed in the 1860 census as a farmer who was then 48 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1812. According to the 1860 census, he was born in TN.

      Listed with Juhugh is his wife, Permelia, who was then 43 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1817. According to the 1860 census, she was born in TN.

      Also listed with Juhugh is his son, William, a farmer who was then 21 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1839. According to the 1860 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with Juhugh is his daughter[?], Adallis, who was then 15 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she[?] was born in about 1845. According to the 1860 census, she[?] was born in AL. [Note by compiler: In the 1850 census, this child was listed as a son named Dallis.]

      Also listed with Juhugh is his son, Robert, who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1847. According to the 1860 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with Juhugh is his daughter, Margaret, who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1851. According to the 1860 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with Juhugh is his son, Miles, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1853. According to the 1860 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with Juhugh is his daughter, Susan, who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1855. According to the 1860 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with Juhugh is his son, George, who was then 3 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1857. According to the 1860 census, he was born in AL.

      (5) 41st Alabama Infantry Regiment <http://www.tarleton.edu/~kjones/gracie.html>:

      The 41st Alabama Infantry Regiment was organized on 16 May 1862 with men from Blount, Fayette, Greene, Perry, Pickens, Tuscaloosa, and Washington counties. After proceeding to Chattanooga, it operated in middle Tennessee for some months and then joined the Army of Tennessee soon after its return from the Kentucky campaign. It was initiated into the harsh realities of war when "stormed at with shot and shell," as part of Hanson's Brigade at Murfreesboro. During that episode, it lost its brigadier and 198 casualties. The regiment then remained at Tullahoma until ordered to Mississippi with the other portions of Breckinridge's Division. It was engaged in the operations for the relief of Vicksburg and was in the trenches at Jackson. Having rejoined the Army of Tennessee, the 41st was in the forward movement at Chickamauga and in the struggle over the enemy's fortified position. Again, the brigadier was lost as were 189 casualties from the regiment. It was shortly after transferred to the brigade of Gen'l Archibald Gracie. As part of Longstreet's corps, the 41st participated in the struggles and privations of the winter campaign in East Tennessee, sustaining heavy losses. The regiment reached Virginia in April 1864 and was engaged in the Battle of Drewry's Bluff and Dutch Gap. It was then in the protracted siege at Petersburg north of the James River, and in the battles around that city. The regiment was engaged at Hatcher's Run and in the fighting on the Appomattox retreat under Gen'l Gordon. About 270 men were present under Col. Martin L. Stansel for the surrender [Joseph Crute, Units of the Confederate States Army, p. 27, reports 14 officers and 84 men]. Of the original 1454 names on the rolls, about 130 were killed, about 370 died of disease, and 135 were transferred or discharged. . . .

      Captains, and counties from which the companies came: . . .

      Co. "B" (Pickens County): John C. Kirkland (resigned, 2 April 63). . . . [According to Jennifer Fish , this captain was really Jehu C. KIRKLAND.]

      (6) A household headed by J. C. KIRKLAND is listed in the 1870 census of Fayette County, AL. [His surname is listed as KUKLAND in the index to the 1870 census.]

      J. C. is listed in the 1870 census as a farmer who was then 58 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1812. According to the 1870 census, he was born in TN.

      Listed with J. C. is his wife, Permelia, who was then 53 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1817. According to the 1870 census, she was born in TN.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, R. J., a farmer who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1848. According to the 1870 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, Miles W., a farmer who was then 17 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1853. According to the 1870 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his daughter, S. C.[?], who was then 15 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1855. According to the 1870 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, G. P., a farmer who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1857. According to the 1870 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with J. C. is his son, B. D., a farmer who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1861. According to the 1870 census, he was born in AL. Also, according to the 1870 census, he could not read or write.

      Also listed with J. C. is his daughter, M. C. BLAKERLY[?], who was then 29 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1841. According to the 1870 census, she was born in AL. Also, according to the 1870 census, she could not read or write.

      Also listed with J. C. is his grandson, W. A. BLAKERLY[?], who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1861. According to the 1870 census, he was born in AL. Also, according to the 1870 census, he could not read or write.

      (7) A household headed by Jehu KIRKLAND is listed in the 1880 census of Fayette County, AL.

      Jehu is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 68 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1812. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, his father was born in Scotland, and his mother was born in VA. Also, according to the 1880 census, he could not write.

      Listed with Jehu is his wife, Permelia, who was then 63 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1817. According to the 1880 census, she was born in TN, her father was born in VA, and her mother was born in TN.

      Also listed with Jehu is his son, George P., who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1858. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, and both of his parents were born in TN. Also, according to the 1880 census, he could not write.

      Also listed with Jehu is his son, Beauregard D., who was then 19 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1861. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, and both of his parents were born in TN. Also, according to the 1880 census, he could not read or write.

      The following persons were also apparently listed in Jehu's household, although their relationship to Jehu is not listed in the 1880 census:

      Amey WALKER, a black female who was then 75 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1805. According to the 1880 census, she was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, she could not read or write.

      Prcilla WALKER, a black female who was then 30 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1805. According to the 1880 census, she was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, she could not read or write.

      Mary WALKER, a black female who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1869. According to the 1880 census, she was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, she could not read or write.

      John T. WALKER, a black male who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1875. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, he could not write.

      Also listed with Jehu is David C. WALKER, a black male who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1878. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, he could not write.

      (8) Bureau of Land Management - General Land Office Records <http://www.glorecords.blm.gov>:

      Patent Description
      Names
      Patentee: JEHU C KIRKLAND
      Survey
      State: ALABAMA
      Acres: 40.14
      Metes/Bounds: No
      Title Transfer
      Issue Date: 10/14/1834
      Land Office: Tuscaloosa
      Cancelled: No
      U.S. Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)
      Document Numbers
      Document Nr.: 9676
      Accession/Serial Nr.: AL0800__.501
      BLM Serial Nr.: AL NO S/N
      Legal Land Description
      Aliquot Parts
      SWNE
      Sec./Block
      9/
      Township
      17-S
      Range
      12-W
      Fract. Section
      No
      Meridian
      Huntsville
      State
      AL
      Counties
      Fayette
      Survey Nr.

      (9) Siloam Baptist Church Cemetery (Solome Cemetery) <http://www.rootsweb.com/~alfayett/Siloam_Cem.html>:

      Location: West of Winfield on County Road 36 (S25-T13S-R13W)
      Copied by: Herbert M. Newell Jr. & Jeanie Patterson Newell - 15 Mar 1959

      KIRKLAND, J.C. - Apr 4, 1812 - Nov 12, 1888
    Person ID I1492  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2017 

    Father Archibald KIRKLAND,   b. Abt 1780, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1846, Fayette County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary CHANEY,   b. Bef 1780, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1846, Fayette County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1804  Sequatchie Valley, Marion County, TN? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Permelia CHAPPELL,   b. 6 Feb 1817, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1903, Fayette County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married Abt 1831  Fayette County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2017 22:51:11 
    Family ID F6441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart