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James T. AIRHEART

Male 1840 - 1907  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name James T. AIRHEART 
    Born Jul 1840  Bradley County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Jan 1907  Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 14 Jan 1907  Civil War Circle, Great Bend Cemetery, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Lynn Brandvold :

      James enlisted in the Confederate Army, Company D, 5th Regiment in Bradley Co. TN, deserted in Jan. 1862. He then joined the Union Army, Company L, 1st TN Cavalry. He was promoted to sergeant and served honorably from Sep. 1862 to June 1865.

      He married his first cousin, Louisa Ann Airheart Ruble, a widow, in Sep. 1865. They moved to Great Bend, KS in the 1870's where James served as town marshal.

      (2) A household headed by J. T. AIRHEART is listed in the 1880 census of Great Bend, Barton County, KS.

      J. T. is listed in the 1880 census as a blacksmith who was then 39 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1841. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Listed with J. T. is his wife, Louisa, who was then 38 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1842. According to the 1880 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his son, John H., a laborer who was then 21 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1859. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his son, Andrew R., a laborer 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 TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his son, Samuel, who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1867. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his son, Samuel, who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1867. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his son, James L., who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1879. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his son, Wm. P., who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1871. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his son, Leander, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1873. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his daughter, Nancy, who was then 4 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1876. According to the 1880 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with J. T. is his daughter, Susan, who was then 1 year of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1879. According to the 1880 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN.

      [Note by compiler: The above information about the ages of Nancy and Susan indicates that this family probably moved to KS sometime during the period from about 1876 to about 1879.]

      (3) According to the Ancestry.com web site, James T. AIRHEART is listed in the veterans schedule to the 1890 census of Great Bend, Barton County, KS. The compiler has not examined this veterans schedule.

      (4) A household headed by James T. AIRHEART is listed in the 1900 census of Ward 4, Great Bend, Barton County, KS.

      James T. is listed in the 1900 census as a laborer who was born in July 1840 and was then 59 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 36 years.

      Listed with James T. is his wife, Louisa A., who was born in December 1840 and was then 59 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in TN, and both of her parents were born in TN. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 36 years and had given birth to 9 children, 8 of whom were then living.

      Also listed with James T. is his son, James, who was born in January 1869 and was then 31 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.

      Also listed with James T. is his daughter, Tennessee, who was born in July 1878 and was then 21 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN.
    Person ID I4664  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2017 

    Father Peter AIRHEART, Sr.,   b. 1800, Blount County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1868, Bradley County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Nancy GULLATT,   b. Abt 1797, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1851, Bradley County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 2 Sep 1819  Rhea County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Tennessee Marriages, 1787-1866, Marriages of Rhea County, TN 1808-1859 [database online], Genealogy.com:

      Peter Airheart to Nancy Gillott, Sep. 2, 1819. F. David, J.P. (Sep. 2, 1819).
    Family ID F2626  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa Ann AIRHEART,   b. 12 Dec 1840, Bradley County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1922, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 3 Sep 1865  Bradley County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nancy Sarah AIRHEART,   b. 13 Nov 1875, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 30 May 1925, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 50 years)  [natural]
     2. Susan Louise AIRHEART,   b. 25 Jul 1878, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. David Alexander AIRHEART,   b. 1880, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1881, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  [natural]
     4. Leander Monroe AIRHEART,   b. 1872, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Samuel Igou AIRHEART,   b. 30 Sep 1866, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1925, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
     6. James Lafayett AIRHEART,   b. 24 Jan 1869, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1914, Great Bend, Barton County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [natural]
     7. William Peter AIRHEART,   b. 9 Jun 1871, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1927, Canton, Stark County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2017 15:31:29 
    Family ID F2658  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart