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Willis McINTURFF

Male 1830 - 1904  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Willis McINTURFF 
    Born May 1830  AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 May 1904  Tippah County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Shady Grove Cemetery, Tippah County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Howard County Heritage, 1873 - 1988, Howard County Heritage Club, 1988, p. 496:

      Willis Mclnturff, born 1830, died 1904, married Mary Hammons (1835-1914). He was a farmer, and he made shoes for the soldiers during the Civil War. Willis and Mary were parents of Joseph R. (1880-1952); James W. (1863-1949); Willis M. (1868-1888); Avaline F. (1872-1948) and John Henry (1875-1959). John Henry was the only child to ever marry. He married Ida V. Stroupe on Jan. 2, 1910, and they were parents of Mary Louise and Mamie Elizabeth. Mary Louise, born October 17, 1912, married Roy Coombs. She became a nurse and worked at Tate's Clinic and Union County General Hospital. She is now retired, a widow, and lives at Blue Mountain, MS. She had no children. Mantle Elizabeth, born Feb. 18, 1915, married M.C. Jourdan. They live in Yazoo City, MS and have one son, C. Mack, who lives in Dallas, Tx.

      (2) A household headed by Willis McINTURFF is listed in the 1860 census of the Southern Subdivision, Tippah County, MS.

      Willis is listed in the 1860 census as a farmer who was then 30 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1830. According to the 1860 census, he was born in AL.

      Listed with Willis is his wife, Mary, who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1838. According to the 1860 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his son, Joseph, who was then 1 month old; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1860. According to the 1860 census, he was born in MS.

      Also listed with Willis is William ROBINSON, 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 TN. The relationship between Willis McINTURFF and William ROBINSON is not listed in the 1860 census.

      (3) A household headed by W. McINTURF is listed in the 1870 census of Tippah County, MS.

      W. is listed in the 1870 census as a farmer who was then 50[?] years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1820[?]. According to the 1850 census, he was born in AL. Also, according to the 1870 census, he could not read or write. [Note by compiler: The compiler believes that W. was really about 40, rather than 50, years of age at the time of the 1870 census.]

      Listed with W. is his wife, Mary, who was then 35 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1835. 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 W. is his son, Joseph, who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1860. According to the 1850 census, he was born in MS.

      Also listed with W. is his son, James, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1863. According to the 1850 census, he was born in MS.

      Also listed with W. is his son, Willis, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1868. According to the 1850 census, he was born in MS.

      (4) A household headed by Willis McENTURFF is listed in the 1880 census of Beat 2, Tippah County, MS. [Willis' surname is listed in the indes to the 1880 census as Mc ENTURFF, i.e., with a space between the "Mc" and the "ENTURFF."]

      Willis is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 50 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1830. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, and both of his parents were born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, he could not read or write.

      Listed with Willis is his wife, Mary, who was then 45 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1835. According to the 1880 census, she was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his son, Joseph, a farm worker who was then 20 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1860. According to the 1880 census, he was born in MS, and both of his parents were born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his son, James, a farm worker who was then 16 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1864. According to the 1880 census, he was born in MS, and both of his parents were born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his son, Willis, a farm worker who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1870. According to the 1880 census, he was born in MS, and both of his parents were born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his daughter, Avline, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1873. According to the 1880 census, she was born in MS, and both of her parents were born in AL. [Her given name is listed as Arline in the index to the 1880 census.]

      Also listed with Willis is his son, John Henry, who was then 4 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1876. According to the 1880 census, he was born in MS, and both of his parents were born in AL.

      (5) A household headed by Willis McINTURF is listed in the 1900 census of Ripley Beat, Tippah County, MS.

      Willis is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was born in May 1830 and was then 70 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in AL, and both of his parents were born in AL. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 45 years.

      Listed with Willis is his wife, Mary, who was born in September 1837 and was then 62 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in AL. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 45 years and had theretofore given birth to 6 children, 4 of whom were then living.

      Also listed with Willis is his son, Joseph R., a farmer who was born in April 1860 and was then 40 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in MS, and both of his parents were born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his son, James W., a farmer who was born in November 1863 and was then 36 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in MS, and both of his parents were born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his son, John H., a farmer who was born in June 1876 and was then 23 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in MS, and both of his parents were born in AL.

      Also listed with Willis is his daughter, Avaline, who was born in August 1872 and was then 27 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in MS, and both of her parents were born in AL.

      (6) http://files.usgwarchives.net/ms/tippah/cemeteries/shdygrve.txt:

      Shady Grove Cemetery, Tippah Co., MS

      Made available to The USGenWeb Archives by Melissa McCoy Bell .

      McInturff, Willis - 5/13/1904 age about 75
    Person ID I17516  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father Jasper McINTURFF,   b. Between 1790 and 1800,   d. Bef 5 Sep 1850  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary HAMMONS,   b. Between 1788 and 1794, AL or NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 10 Aug 1860  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F7832  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary F. HAMMONS,   b. Sep 1837, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914, Tippah County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F7839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart