The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


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      Sex: F


Parents
         Father: Stuart SLAVEN 1
         Mother: Isabella JOHNSTON 1

Spouses and Children
1. Living


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Living

      Sex: M


Parents
         Father: John SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth WARWICK 1


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Living

      Sex: F


Parents
         Father: John SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth WARWICK 1

Spouses and Children
1. Living


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Comfort SLAVEN

      Sex: F

Individual Information
          Birth: 30 Nov 1751 - Rockingham Co., VA 1 2
    Christening: 
          Death: 1847 - , Bath, Virginia, USA 3
         Burial: in Slaven Cemetery, Meadowdale, Highland, Virginia, USA 4

Events

Notes
She has conflicting death information of 29 Dec 1804 and Virginia. 4 According to her burial records at Find-A-Grave.com she died 29 December 1804. Need to do more research on her death date.


Parents
         Father: John B. SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth STUART

Spouses and Children
1. *William HIGGINS 1 
       Marriage: 
         Status: 


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Daniel SLAVEN

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 1764 - ,, Virginia, USA 2 5
    Christening: 
          Death: in Clinch River, TN 2
         Burial: 


Parents
         Father: John B. SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth STUART

Notes
General:
Settled on the Clinch River, Tennessee. 6

picture Elizabeth SLAVEN

      Sex: F

Individual Information
          Birth: 10 Feb 1755 - , Randolph, West Virginia, USA 8 9 10
    Christening: 
          Death: 14 Feb 1823 - Reedyville, Roane, West Virginia, USA 9 11
         Burial: in Reedyville, Roane, West Virginia, USA 9

Events
She had a residence in ,, Ohio, USA. 1
She had a residence on 11 Jul 1797 in , Bath, Virginia, USA. 12


Parents
         Father: John B. SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth STUART

Spouses and Children
1. *Abraham INGRAM 1 
       Marriage: 1769 - ,, Virginia, USA 13
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Abraham INGRAM 14
                2. Thomas INGRAM 15
                3. Job INGRAM 15 16
                4. William INGRAM 15 17 18
                5. Benjamin INGRAM 14
                6. Elizabeth INGRAM 15
                7. Naomi INGRAM 15 19
                8. Uriah INGRAM 20 21 22 23 24
                9. Rachel INGRAM
                10. Jacob INGRAM 14
                11. Comfort INGRAM 15 25 26
                12. Isaac C. INGRAM 14
                13. John INGRAM 15 27 28
                14. Edith INGRAM 15
                15. Polly INGRAM 15
                16. Rhoda INGRAM 15
                17. Judith INGRAM 15

Notes
Birth Notes:
Other source says born in Rockingham Co., VA. Note that West Virginia did not yet exist in 1755.

picture Henry SLAVEN

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: Abt 1749 - Rockingham Co., VA 3
    Christening: 
          Death: in Scioto Valley, OH 2
         Burial: 


Parents
         Father: John B. SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth STUART

Spouses and Children
1. *Elizabeth HOUCHIN 1 
       Marriage: 1792 1
         Status: 

Notes
General:
Settled in Scioto Valley, Ohio 6

picture Isaiah SLAVEN

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 14 Jun 1762 - Rockingham Co., VA 2 30
    Christening: 
          Death: 28 Jun 1843 - Putnam, Putnam Co., IN 5
         Burial: in Union Chapel, Putnam, Putnam Co., IN 5

Events
Military: Military. 30
He worked as a Surveyor, farmer and horse trader. 30
He had a residence in 1792 in Mount Sterling, Montgomery Co., KY. 2 6


Parents
         Father: John B. SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth STUART

Spouses and Children
1. *Martha STUART 1 2 3 29 
       Marriage: 22 Feb 1786 - Augusta Co., VA 29
         Status: 

2. Barbara 1 
       Marriage: in Montgomery Co., KY 1
         Status: 


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Living

      Sex: M


Parents
         Father: Stuart SLAVEN 1
         Mother: Isabella JOHNSTON 1


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John SLAVEN

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 10 Apr 1760 - Pendleton Co., VA 1 2
    Christening: 
          Death: 10 May 1842 - Pocahontas Co., VA 5
         Burial: in Headwaters Of The Greenbrier, Pocahontas Co., VA 5


Parents
         Father: John B. SLAVEN
         Mother: Elizabeth STUART

Spouses and Children
1. *WADE 1 
       Marriage: 
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Living

2. Elizabeth WARWICK 1 
       Marriage: 
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Living
                2. Living
                3. Living
                4. Living
                5. Living
                6. Living
                7. Living

Notes
General:
John Slaven was a veteran of the Revolutionary War, a noted hunter and successful trapper.

John Slaven (Jr.) Revolutionary War Pension Statements. Affidavit 1, 1820. Virginia, Pendleton County, to wit

On this first day of February 1820, before me the subscriber, one of the justices of the peace for said county, personally appeared, Major Henry Fleisher of said county, who by me first being duly sworn, according to law, doth on his oath give the following testimony in behalf of John Slaven of said county, a Revolutionary soldier, in order to enable the said Slaven to obtain the provision made by the late act of Congress, entitled "An act to provide for certain persons engaged in the land and naval service of the United States in the Revolutionary War." That he the said John John Slaven, enlisted in Augusta County, Virginia, in the company commanded by Capt. Michael Bowyer, of the 12th Virginia Regiment, commanded by Col. James Wood, in the later part of the year 1776. Rendevouz at Staunton, Virginia. From Staunton he marches in company with this deponent???? to Tiger's Valley, where he continued until March, when the company was moved to Winchester, Virginia; from Winchester the company marched to Jersey, and joined the main army under Washington, at Middlebrook; that the said Slaven continued to serve in said corps or in the service of the United States until the 10th of October 1778, when he was discharged from the service in the state of New York, at the White Plains; that he was in the battles of Brandywine, Germantown, and other skirmishes. Sworn to and declared before me the day and year aforesaid.

Thos. Kinkead.

I, Thomas Kinkead, one of the justices of the peace for said county of Pendleton, do certify that Henry Fleisher, whose name is subscribed to the foregoing affidavit, is an old and respectable citizen of said county, and that he verily believes him to be a man of strict honor and honesty, and entitled to the respect of his fellow men, especially in consequence of his Revolutionary services. Given under my hand and seal this 1st day February 1820.

Thos. Kinkead.

Virginia, Pendleton County,

I, Zebulon Dyer, Clerk of Pendleton County, do certify that Thomas Kinkead before whom the foregoing affadavit was made and whose name is affixed to the above certificate is a Justice of the Peace in and for said county duly commissioned and sworn and that due faith and credit ought ti be given to all his official acts and such.

Affidavit 2, 1832. Virginia

At a court held for Pocahontas County, Virginia, at the courthouse thereof on the 7th day of August in the year 1832. Present: Jacob W. Matthews, John Bradshaw, Joseph Moore, Robert H. Beale, John Gilleland, Patrick Buffey, Isaac Moore, William Blair, Benjamin Tallman, James Tallman, Thomas Hall, William Cackley, Jacob Lightner, Nathan Gilleland, and James Sharp, gentlemen justices.

State of Virginia, Pocahontas County

On this 4th day of August 1832 personally appeared before the subscriber, one of the commonwealth justices of the peace in and for the county aforesaid: John Slavens, aged seventy-two years, who being first duly sworn according to law doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the act of Congress passed June 7th, 1832; that he entered the service of the United States under the following named officers, and served as herein stated: Capt. Michael Bowyer, 12th Virginia Regiment, commanded Col. James Wood, Gen'l Scott's brigade; that he served three years as a private in the regular army of the Revolution, as will appear the records in the War Office, and that he is the same John Slaven that was on the pension list roll of Virginia; by a law of the United States of the 18th day of March 1818 and afterward stricken therefrom by a subsequent act (in consequence of holding property at the time, which excluded him from the benefit of the act), and that he the said John Slaven resides at the same place that he did when application was first made as above, then Pendleton County, now Pocahontas County.

John Slaven

Sworn to and subscribed before William Slaven.

The above named William Slaven appeared in Court and made oath that the above named John Slaven was unable to attend here on this day from bodily infirmity; and the said court do hereby declare their opinion that the above named applicant was a Revolutionary soldier and served as he stated.

I, Henry M. Moffett, clerk of the court of Pocahontas County, do hereby certify that the foregoing contains the original proceedings of the said court in the matter of the application of John Slaven for a pension. In testimony whereof I here unto set my hand and seal of office this 7th day of August 1832.

H.M. Moffett. 6 31
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Sources


1 Rev. William T. Price, History of Pocohontas Co., W. VA.

2 Chalkley, History of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1752. (URL: http://appalachian_home.tripod.com/slaven_stuart.htm).

3 Laverne Edward Olney, The Olney Connection (URL: http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=olney&id=I4218).

4 Martha Neighbors, "Slaven Family Burial Group," database, Find-A-Grave(http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2167841).

5 Barr Wilson, Descendants of John Wilson (np).

6 William T. Price, Historical Sketches of Pocahontas County, West Virginia (Price Brothers Publishers, Marlinton, West Virginia
URL: http://www.slavens.net/bios/john_slavin.htm).

7 Alva Cass Ingram, History of the Ingram Family (self published).

8 Rev. William T. Price, History of Pocohontas Co., W. VA, Born 10 Feb 1755.

9 Kindred Konnections Inc, Submitter for d4193233: Susan DEHART, P. O. Box 121105, Clermont, Florida 34712 USA (URL: http://www.kindredkonnections.com).

10 Chalkley, History of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1752. (URL: http://appalachian_home.tripod.com/slaven_stuart.htm), Says born in Rockingham Co., VA.

11 Lois M. Bozarth, Davis-Bozarth (Location: Original email in possession of Ronna Dumas).

12 Chas Cameron, Deed Abraham Ingram to Hezekiah Stout (July 11, 1797) (URL: http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/va/bath/deeds/d-sto03.txt).

13 (Ukiah Journal).

14 Barr Wilson, Descendants of John Wilson (np), p 399.

15 Barr Wilson, Descendants of John Wilson (np), p 400.

16 1850 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=11&state=Ohio&county=Licking&township=Mckean&ed=&roll=M432_703&STAbrv=OH&startimg=3&endimg=35&rp=25&hash=1144946735&width=2093&height=2917&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale), Job Ingram.

17 Rootsweb, The Pleasant Co., WV GenWeb - Obituaries (URL: https://sites.rootsweb.com/~wvpleasa/obitsi.htm), "She was married to Wm. Ingram."

18 1850 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=11&state=Virginia&county=Wood&township=District+65&ed=&roll=M432_981&STAbrv=VA&startimg=187&endimg=403&rp=252&hash=1422520936&width=2109&height=2901&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale).

19 1850 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=11&state=Virginia&county=Ritchie&township=Western+District&ed=&roll=M432_973&STAbrv=VA&startimg=6&endimg=94&rp=87&hash=730467498&width=2349&height=2933&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale), Naomi Hudkins.

20 1860 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=12&state=Illinois&county=McLean&township=Unknown+Townships&ed=&roll=M653_204&STAbrv=IL&startimg=2&endimg=749&rp=47&hash=1056892039&width=2221&height=2973&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale).

21 Nicholas and Catherine Lew Sturm, Randolph County, West Virginia Marriage Records (URL: https://sites.rootsweb.com/~wvbarbou/randmar.htm), Uriah Ingram Hannah Holder James Holder Dec. 10, 1809 John Rowan.

22 Maxine Hobbs, Will of Thomas Holder (transcribed) (URL: http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec?htx=printmessage&r=rw&p=surnames.holder&m=789&onok=http%3A%2F%2Fboards.ancestry.com%2Fmbexec%3Fhtx%3Dmessage%26r%3Drw%26p%3Dsurnames.holder), Inventory of Goods; buyers, Uriah Ingram.

23 1810 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=7&state=Virginia&county=Harrison&township=Unknown+Townships&ed=&roll=M252_69&STAbrv=VA&startimg=155&endimg=219&rp=169&hash=875413400&width=2341&height=1445&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale), Uriah Ingram.

24 Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection (URL: http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/4725a.htm), Daniel Holder Ingram born 29 November 1812 in Randolph Co., WV, Died 9 January 1881 Calistoga, Sonoma Co., CA.

25 1880 U. S. Census Clifton, Wilcox, Alabama, Obadiah H Dumas (Location: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp?PAGE=census/search_census.asp), Comfort Talbert.

26 1870 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/ifa_image.cgi?IN=020753&PN=421&SEC=Iowa&CD=480), Comfort Talbott.

27 1880 U. S. Census Clifton, Wilcox, Alabama, Obadiah H Dumas (Location: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp?PAGE=census/search_census.asp), John Ingrem.

28 1870 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/ifa_image.cgi?SEC=Nebraska&IN=003504&PN=308b&CD=488), John Ingraham.

29 Cecil D. McDonald Jr, Augusta Co., VA Marriages 1700 - 1799 (URL: http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/va/augusta/vitals/marriages/1700-99.txt), 22 Feb 1786 Slaven, Isaiah Stuart, Patty.

30 Slaven.net (URL: http://www.slavens.net).

31 Slaven.net, John Slaven (Jr.) Revolutionary War Pension Statements. (URL: http://www.slavens.net/military/john_jr_pension.htm).


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