Sixth Generation


349. John Jourdan McCuistion was born on 19 August 1824 in Bedford County, Tennessee.8,220,628 On 4 September 1850 he was a farmer in Travis County, Texas.629 He died on 25 May 1900 at the age of 75 in Onion Creek, Travis County, Texas.220,628 He died as the result of pneumonia after turning over his buggy in the creek during high waters. John was a Texas Ranger and Justice of the Peace in Texas. He has reference number RM 750 - GKM 3425 - LBM 19-340. He went to Texas in 1844 and settled on Onion Creek, Travis County, Texas in 1846. He voted for the annexation of Texas to the United States.

John Jourdan McCuistion and Rebecca "Becky" Thompson were married. They appeared in the census on 4 September 1850 in Travis County, Texas.629 They629 appeared in the census on 25 July 1860 at Austin in Travis County, Texas.630 Rebecca "Becky" Thompson was born on 25 October 1825 in Tennessee.628 Census record from Travis County, Texas, shows Rebecca as 25 years of age and born in Tennessee. However, Hays County shows she was born in Virginia. She died on 20 April 1879 at the age of 53 in Texas.631 She was buried in McCuistion Cemetery, Onion Creek, Travis County, Texas.631 Rebecca is listed as "Wife of J. J. McCuistion" on the stone. Becky has reference number RM 3902.

John Jourdan McCuistion-750 and Rebecca "Becky" Thompson-3902 had the following children:

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Susan Ann McCuistion-3907.

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Martha Jane McCuistion-3908.

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John Thomas McCuistion-3903.

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William Harrison McCuistion was born on 20 March 1852 in Texas.628,630 He appeared in the census in the household of John Jourdan McCuistion and Rebecca "Becky" Thompson on 25 July 1860 at Austin in Travis County, Texas.630 He died on 7 July 1869 at the age of 17.628 William has reference number RM 3904 - LBM 19ii-340.

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Mary Emily McCuistion-3905.

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Rachel Cornelia McCuistion-3906.

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Rusk Jourdan McCuistion-3909.