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Margaret STARNES

Female Abt 1789 - 1873  (~ 84 years)


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  • Name Margaret STARNES 
    Born Abt 1789 
    Gender Female 
    Name Margaret STARNS 
    Died 12 Aug 1873  Kankakee County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried South Essex Cemetery, Essex, Kankakee County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Steelman, Sanford, The Starnes Family Four Generation Project <http://web.archive.org/web/20011224030918/http://www.trellis.net/steel/sta/fourgen.htm>:

      Margaret Starns (born ca 1789) married Benjamin Scroggins on August 18, 1819.

      (2) Fisher, John Burgess, Koller, Dorothy Brown and Anderson, Margaret Brown, The Ancestors and Descendants of Abraham (Braun) Brown, the Miller; The Ancestors and Descendants of Jacob (Braun) Brown, the Wagonmaker, Charlotte, NC: Delmar Publishers & Printers, 1983, Part Two, p. 72:

      MARGARET STARNES, m. 18 Aug. 1819 in Wash. Cty, Tn., to BENJAMIN SCROGGINS. CHILDREN:

      [i] JOSEPH SCROGGINS, b. 1826.

      [ii] SARAH SCROGGINS, b. 1828. . . .

      [iii] JOHN H. SCROGGINS, b. 1832.

      [iv] JACOB L. SCROGGINS, b. 1835.

      The widow, Margaret, was living in Roane Cty, Tn. 1850 with the above children.

      (3) Margaret was included in a household headed by her husband, Benjamin SCROGGINS, in the 1820 census of Wayne County, IN, the 1830 census of Vigo County, IN and the 1840 census of Jackson Precinct 1, Will County, IL.

      (4) A household headed by Margaret SCROGGINS is listed in the 1850 census of Subdivision 20, Roane County, TN.

      Margaret is listed in the 1850 census as a person who was then 48 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1802. According to the 1850 census, she was born in TN.

      Listed with Margaret is her son, Joseph, a farmer who was then 24 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1826. According to the 1850 census, he was born in TN.

      Also listed with Margaret is her daughter, Sarah J., who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1828. According to the 1850 census, she was born in TN.

      Also listed with Margaret is her son, John H., who was then 18 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1832. According to the 1850 census, he was born in TN.

      Also listed with Margaret is her son, Jacob L., who was then 15 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1835. According to the 1850 census, he was born in TN.

      (5) www.findagrave.com:

      Margaret Starnes Scroggins
      Birth: 1789, Washington County, Tennessee, USA
      Death: 12 Aug 1873 (aged 83-84), Essex, Kankakee County, Illinois, USA
      Burial: South Essex Cemetery, Essex, Kankakee County, Illinois, USA

      Margaret Starnes, daughter of Conrad Starnes and Margaret Brown Starnes.

      Margaret married Benjamin Scroggins on August 18, 1819 in Washington County, Tennessee.

      They were the parents of 10 children.

      1. Shepard Scroggins.

      2. George Washington Scroggins.

      3. Sarah Scroggins.

      4. Josiah "Joseph" Scroggins.

      5. John H. Scroggins, born 1832.

      6. Jacob L. Scroggins, born 1835.

      7. Mariah H. Scroggins, married Case Wadley.

      8. Eliza Jane Scroggins, married Joel Warren Summers.

      9. Hiram A. Scroggins, buried at South Essex Cemetery, Kankakee County, Ill.

      10. William Henry Scroggins.

      Family Members: Parents: Conrad Starnes (1755-1800), Margaret Brown Starnes (1757-1796); Spouse: Benjamin Scroggins (1780-1847); Children: Maria Scroggins Wadley (1821-1905), Eliza Jane Scroggins Sumner (1821-1907), Shepard Scroggins (1825-1915), Josiah S. Scroggins (1830-1907), John H. Scroggins (1832-Unknown), Hiram A. Scroggins (1833-1918), Jacob L. Scroggins (1835-Unknown), William Henry Scroggins (1838-1904), George Washington Scroggins (1842-1912); Siblings: Jacob Starnes (1788-1854), Frederic Starnes (1790-1873)

      Maintained by: Kelly Meegan
      Originally Created by: Double L
      Added: 20 Jan 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial 83742241
    Person ID I39421  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father Conrad STARNES,   b. Abt 1755,   d. Abt 1800, Washington County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret BROWN,   b. Abt 1757, Rowan County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1796, Washington County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 16 Sep 1778  Rowan County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16922  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Benjamin SCROGGINS,   b. Between 1790 and 1800, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1847, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1819  Washington County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 14:52:04 
    Family ID F16942  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Citation Text: (1) Starnes, H. Gerald & Starnes, Herman, Of Them That Left a Name Behind — A History of the Starnes Family, Baltimore, MD, Gateway Press, 1983, p. 678: Marriage Record of Washington County, Tennessee: 1787-1840: 18 Aug. 1819 — Benjamin Croggins to Margaret Starnes.