Fifth Generation


214. James McCuiston was born on 3 October 1796 in Guilford County, North Carolina.58,465 He served in the military War of 1812. He was barely eighteen when he entered the War of 1812, in the army of Captain "Bob" McCuiston. They marched from old Martinville (now Guilford), North Carolina to Norfolk, Virginia. James was a private in Captain Robert McCuiston's (Atkinson's) North Carolina militia. Service commenced 28 November 1814 and expired 26 February 1815. On 3 August 1850 he was a farmer in Guilford County, North Carolina.465 James appeared in the census in July 1860 at Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina.466 He appeared in the census on 22 June 1870 at Bruce's Township in Guilford County, North Carolina.467 The post office is located in Summerfield. He died on 10 October 1879 at the age of 83. James was buried in Hopewell, Guilford County, North Carolina. He has reference number RM 729. GKM 615 - LBM 155-251

James McCuiston and Hannah Harris were married on 17 May 1828 in Guilford County, North Carolina.101 Daniel Dennis is listed on the bond with Jonathan G. Hanner listed as witness. They101 appeared in the census on 3 August 1850 in Guilford County, North Carolina.465 Hannah Harris58,173 was born in 1807 in Guilford County, North Carolina.465 She died on 25 December 1859 at the age of 52. She was buried in Hopewell, Guilford County, North Carolina. Hannah has reference number RM 2769.

James McCuiston-729 and Hannah Harris-2769 had the following children:

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Lusenna McCuiston-2770.

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Robert Dawson McCuiston-2771.

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Camely McCuiston-2772.

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Walter Ruffin McCuiston-2773.

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Clarisa "Clarst" McCuiston465,468 was born on 29 May 1833 in Guilford County, North Carolina.465 He/she appeared in the census on 3 August 1850 in Guilford County, North Carolina.465 466 He/she did not marry.58 467 Clarst died in 1873 at the age of 40. He/she has reference number RM 2774 - GKM 615 - LBM 155v-252.

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Isabella Jane "Aunt Ibbie" McCuiston468,469 was born on 16 September 1834 in Guilford County, North Carolina.470 She appeared in the census on 3 August 1850 in Guilford County, North Carolina.465 466 She did not marry.58 467 Aunt Ibbie signed a will on 3 February 1888 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.471 LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF ISABEL J. MCCUISTION

Be it remembered that I, Isabel J. McCuiston, of Guilford County and State of North Carolina, being of sound and perfect mind and memory, do this the 3rd day of February, A.D., 1888, make and publish this mylast will and testament in manner following that is to say:

First: I give and bequeath one Feather Bed and debing belonging thereto to Hugh Thomas McCuiston, the son of Thomas and Lizzie McCuiston.

Secondly: I give and bequeath all the remainder of my personal estate and all my real estate (the same being my interest in the McCuiston farm on Reedy Fork in said County) to Junius Clad McCuiston, the son of Thos. & Lizzie McCuiston.

This the 3rd day of February, A. D., 1888.

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Isabel J. X McCuiston
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WITNESSES:

J. C. Bunch
Jane M. Bunch.

I do hereby change or alter the foregoing will so that it will convey all myproperty, personal and real to Junius Clad McCuiston, the son of Thos. and Lizzie McCuiston and the one I formerly willed my land to.

This the 22nd day of April 1919.

her
Isabel J. X McCuiston
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Witness:

J. C. Bunch She appeared in the census on 23 January 1920 in Stokesdale, Bruce Township, Guilford County, North Carolina.470 She is single and living with her brother, Thomas and niece Swannie. She died on 7 May 1924 at the age of 89 in Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina.472 Aunt Ibbie was buried at Oak Ridge United Methodist Church Cemetery in Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina.472 She signed a will on 28 June 1924 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.471 She has reference number RM 2775. GKM 615 - LBM 155vi-252

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James A. McCuiston was born on 22 April 1836. He died on 28 May 1840 at the age of 4. 466 He has reference number RM 2776 - GKM 615 - LBM 155vii-252.

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McCuiston was born on 10 October 1837. She died on 30 October 1837 at the age of 0. She was buried in Union Cemetery, Fulton County, Arkansas. Has reference number RM 2777 - GKM 615 - LBM 155viii-252.

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Jesse McCuiston was born on 9 January 1839. He died on 29 May 1840 at the age of 1. He has reference number RM 2778 - GKM 615 - LBM 155ix-252.

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William James McCuiston-2779.

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Sarah McCuiston was born on 2 April 1843. She died on 8 November 1843 at the age of 0. She has reference number RM 2780 - GKM 615 - LBM 155xi-252.

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John Franklin McCuiston-2781.

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Hannah "Pink" McCuiston-2782.

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Louisa J. McCuiston-2783.

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Thomas Calvin McCuiston-2784.