Joseph Deaton and Sarah McNew family

Joseph Deaton and Sarah McNew family

(Last updated Dec. 23, 2017)

Husband

Joseph Deaton was born about 1815 in Montgomery county, North Carolina. 

He married Sarah McNew in the 1830s in Alabama or Tennessee.  Joseph was living in DeKalb county, Alabama from at least 1836 to 1850. Joseph and Sarah moved to Williamson county, Illinois by 1860.

Joseph Deaton died "Sep. 25, 1866" presumably in Williamson co., Illinois.
Census Records:

1840 AL, DeKalb co., p. 3 (154)
1850 AL, DeKalb co., p. 
1860 IL, Williamson co., p. 308

 [notes]

Wife &
children:

Sarah McNew was born about 1820 in Tennessee, parent's unknown.  After Joseph's death Sarah and several children moved to Arkansas settling in Conway county, some stayed in Illinois.

Sarah Deaton died after 1870 presumably in Conway county, Arkansas.
1840 AL, DeKalb co., p. 3 (154)
1850 AL, DeKalb co., p. 
1860 IL, Williamson co., p. 308
1870 AR, Conway co., p. 2
Dau. Martha J Deaton was born circa 1836 in DeKalb county, Alabama. She married Jesse Lollis on July 20, 1852 in Williamson co., Illinois. Marinoistha died "Dec. 12, 1912".
  • Armind Lollis was born about 1854 Illinois.
  • David Lollis was born about 1856 Williamson co., Illinois.
  • Thomas Lollis was born about 1858 Illinois.
  • Frank Lollis was born about 1865 Illinois.
  • Isaac Lollis was born about 1868 Illinois.
  • Sarah Lollis was born about 1870 Illinois.
1870 IL, Johnson co., p. 2
PO: Reynoldsburg
Son Thomas Deaton was born in Oct. 1838 in DeKalb county, Alabama. He married Sarah A. Lollis on June 6, 1862 in Johnson co., Illinois. Thomas died Dec. 18, 1912 and was buried Henshaw cemetery, Stonefort, Illinois.
  • Thomas Jefferson Deaton was born about 1861.
  • Sarah Elizabeth Deaton was born March 28, 1863.
  • Mary Alice Deaton was born June 21, 1867.
  • William F. Deaton was born Sep. 18, 1869.
  • Benjamin Deaton was born Sept. 28, 1871.
  • John R. Deaton was born Aug. 10, 1874.
1880 IL, Williamson co.,
Saline Pct., ED 166, p. 10B

1900 IL, Williamson co.,
Saline Pct., ED 122, p. 58B

1910 IL, Williamson co.,
Stanfort Pct., ED 172, p. 4A
Dau. Delitha Tabitha Deaton was born circa 1839 in DeKalb co., Alabama. She married William Henshaw (1840-) on Dec. 16, 1857 in Williamson co., Illinois.  Delitha and William died before 1866.
  • Robert Henshaw
  • John Henshaw
 
Dau. Louisa Deaton was born circa 1841 in DeKalb county, Alabama. She married William Murray, Aug. 14, 1859 Williamson co., Illinois.
  • children unknown
 
Dau. Mary Ann "Polly" Deaton was born circa 1843 in DeKalb county, Alabama. She married John Calvin Halsell, June 4, 1863, Williamson co., Illinois. John died about 1885 possibly in Searcy county, Arkansas. Mary died about 1894 at Stonewall, Pontotoc co., Oklahoma.
  • Sarah Jane Halsell was born June 25, 1864 Williamson co., Illinois. She married Francis M Adams Jan. 24, 1886 Searcy co., Arkansas. Sarah died Aug. 15, 1943 near Castle, Okfuskee co., OK.
  • Louisa W. Halsell was born Dec. 16, 1866 Illinois. Louisa died April 6, 1942 AR and was buried Middleton cem., Conway co., Arkansas.
  • Amanda Melvina Halsell was born Feb. 28, 1868 Johnson co., Illinois. She married Moses Delford Hall abt 1888. Amanda died Aug. 16, 1923 and was buried Foster cem., Van Buren co., Arkansas.
  • Thomas Jefferson Halsell was born Oct. 1869 Conway county, Arkansas. He married Laura Brummet abt 1896. Thomas died Nov. 11, 1948 Fittstown, OK and was buried Rosedale cem., Ada, OK.
  • Martha Ellen Halsell was born April 7, 1871 Arkansas. She married Fountain Pitts Armstrong Aug. 23, 1894 Stonewall, OK. Martha died Aug. 16, 1920 Walden, CO and was buried Walden, CO.
  • Tennessee Halsell was born c 1873 Arkansas. She married ? Brent. She married James Thomas Hallmark Oct. 28, 1905 Pontotoc co., OK. Tennessee died ?
  • Frank Calvin Halsell was born Jan. 18, 1875 Arkansas. He married Irene Rosalee Clairday. Frank died about 1921.
  • Winey Brunette Halsell was born c 1878 Arkansas. She married ? Flippo. She married John Murphy 1904 near Moody, OK. Winey died ?
  • John R. Halsell was born c April 1880 Arkansas.
  • Margaret Permelia Josephine Halsell was born Aug. 5, 1882 Searcy co., Arkansas. She married Robert Lee Mannon Jan. 5, 1897 Stonewall, OK. Margaret died July 28, 1950 Oktaha, OK and was buried Hillcrest cem., Weleetka, OK.
 
Son William Deaton was born circa 1845 in DeKalb county, Alabama. William evidently died before 1866.  It is not know if he had children.
 
Son James S. Deaton was born in March 1847 in DeKalb county, Alabama.  He married Paulina? Lollis, Sep. 20, 1866 Williamson co., Illinois. James died Dec. 25, 1930 in Johnson county, Illinois.
  • Sarah Deaton was born c 1871 Williamson co., Illinois.
  • Thomas H. Deaton was born Jan. or April 1873 Williamson co., Illinois.  Thomas died 1938.
  • Arthur Deaton was born July 1879 Williamson co., Illinois.  Arthur died 1938.
  • Manzy Deaton was born Aug. 1888 Williamson co., Illinois. Manzy died 1969.
1880 IL, Williamson county,
Saline Pct., ED 166, p. 24
(next to Henry Deaton, s/o James)

1900 IL, Johnson county,
New Burnside Twp, ED 87, p. 8B

1920 IL, Johnson county,
Burnside.
Son John Brantly Deaton was born April 11, 1849 in DeKalb county, Alabama. He married Nancy M McIntire, Feb. 8, 1872 Conway co., Arkansas. He remarried to Lucia Augustine Gay, Dec. 31, 1896. John died "1907".
  • Sarah A Deaton was born c 1873 Arkansas.
  • Joseph Champion Deaton was born March 1875 Arkansas.
  • James T. Deaton was born Dec. 1878 Arkansas.
  • William Riley Deaton was born Dec. 1884 Arkansas.
  • Preston Deaton was born Jan. 1888 Arkansas.
1870 AR, Conway county,
Walker Twp., p. 2

1880 AR, Conway county,
Lick Mountain, p. 8
Son Solomon Deaton was born circa 1856 in Illinois. He married Margaret Adair?
  • James R. Deaton was born c 1879 Conway? co., Arkansas.
1870 AR, Conway county,
Walker Twp., p. 2

1880 AR, Conway county,
Lick Mountain, p. 8
Son Preston Deaton was born Dec 1859-Jan. 1860 in Williamson county, Illinois. He married Mrs. Susan Moreland (1850-).
  • children unknown
1870 AR, Conway county,
Walker Twp., p. 2

1880 AR, Conway county,
Lick Mountain, p. 8

Census Notes:

1840 Census, Alabama, DeKalb county, p. 3 (154)   Notes:
line 28 J. Deaton, head of house  
  1 male 0-4,
1 male 20-29
1 female 20-29
George Deaton, age 0
James Deaton, age 30
unknown Deaton,

1840 Census, Alabama, DeKalb county, p. 28 (181)   Notes:
line 12 Jos. Druton [Deaton], head of house  
  1 male 0-4
1 male 5-9
1 male 20-29
1 female 0-4
1 female 5-9
1 female 20-29
Thomas Deaton, age 2
(unknown son)
Joseph Deaton, age 25
Delitha Deaton, age 1
Martha Deaton, age 4/5
Sarah Deaton, age 21
line 13 Dyson Doton [Deaton], head  
  1 male 15-19
1 male 50-59
1 female 15-19
 
line 14 John Pearson, head of house  
  1 male 20-29
2 females 0-4
1 female 20-29 [Sarah Deaton]
1 female 50-59
John Parson, age 28
Nancy age 1, Harriett age 2
Sarah Parson, age 23
(unknown)
line 16 W. McNew, head of house  
  1 male 10-14
1 male 15-19
1 male 20-29
1 female 0-4
1 female 15-19
 
line 27 Wm. Deaton, head of house  
  1 male 0-4
1 male 5-9
1 male 20-29
1 male 30-39
2 females 0-4
2 females 5-9
1 female 30-39
Dison Deaton, age 3
John Deaton, age 5
(unknown)
William Deaton, age 38
Sarah age 9, Eliza. age 1
Jemimah age 6,  Nancy 8
Martha Deaton, age 28
     



1850 Census, Alabama, DeKalb county, District 24    
Dwelling
/ Family
Name AgeOccupationReal
Estate
Birthplace Illiterate
273/273 James Deaton 40    NC 
  Lucinda Deaton 25    VA 
  George Deaton 10    AL 
  Manerva J. Deaton 8    AL 
  Henry Deaton 6    AL 
  Alfensine Deaton (f) 4    AL 
  Ben D. Deaton 2    AL 
  Marshal Sollare 21    TN 
           
280/280 William Deaton 48farmer-NC  
  Martha Deaton 38   TN yes
  Nancy A. Deaton 18     TN  
  Jemimah Deaton 16     AL  
  John B. Deaton 15     AL  
  Dicon Deaton 13      AL  
  Elizabeth Deaton 11     AL  
  Sarah Deaton 10     AL  
  Joseph Deaton 8     AL  
  James Deaton 6     AL  
  Margarette Deaton 4     AL  
  Lucinda Deaton 3     AL  
  Charity C. Deaton 1     AL  
  Elijah Moore 16     TN  
             
281/281 Joseph Deaton 35 farmer - NC yes
  Sarah Deaton 31     NC yes
  Martha J. Deaton 14     AL  
  Thomas Deaton 12     AL  
  Telitha Deaton 11     AL  
  Louisa Deaton 9     AL  
  Mary Ann Deaton 7     AL  
  William Deaton 5     AL  
  James Deaton 3     AL  
  Brantley Deaton 1/12     AL  
             
290/290 John Parsons 38     NC  
  Sarah Parsons [Deaton]   33     NC  
  Harriette Parsons 12     TN  
  Nancy Parsons 11     AL  
  Mary Parsons 7     AL  
  David Parsons 5     AL  
  Ellihue Parsons 2     AL  
             
291/291 John Deaton 46 farmer - NC  
  Rachel Deaton 36     TN yes
  Mary Ann Deaton 6     AL  
  William D. P. B Deaton 5     AL  
  Malissa Ann P. Deaton 4     AL  
  Crawford D. Deaton 3     AL  
  Joseph B. Deaton 2/12     AL  
  Emeline Parsons 11     AL  
          
1860 Census, Illinois, Williamson county, Twp 10, Range 4 East, p. 308,
Post Office: Bolton  
Dwelling
/ Family
Name AgeOcc.Real
Estate
Pers.
Estate
Birthplace
            
2408/2144 Joseph Deaton 48farmer$600 $285NC
  Sarah Deaton 38     TN
  Polly A. Deaton 16       AL
  W. Deaton 14       AL
  Jas. Deaton 12       AL
  Jno. Deaton 10       AL
  Preston Deaton 6 m       AL
  Saloman Deaton 5       AL
             
2409/2145 Thos. Deaton 22       IL
  Sarah A. Deaton 22       TN
             
2444/2174 Jas. Deaton family 50 farmer $800 $560 NC
  Melinda Deaton 32       TN
  Geo. W. Deaton 21       AL
  Menerva Deaton 18       AL
  Henry Deaton 14       AL
  Beuder Deaton 12       AL
  Wm. T. Deaton 10       AL
  Mary Deaton 8       IL
  Thom. J. Deaton 6       IL
  Andrew J. Deaton 4       IL
  Wm. Deaton 3       IL
             
2449/2178 Wm Deaton 57farmer$3000 $1000NC
  Martha J Deaton 48     NC
  Elizabeth Deaton  20     AL
  Jno Deaton 24     AL
  Joseph Deaton 18     AL
  Jas Deaton 16     AL
  Margaret Deaton  15     AL
  Lucinda Deaton 14     AL
  Catherine Deaton 12     AL
  Wm Deaton  9     IL
  Maria Deaton 10     IL
  Cordelia Deaton 7     IL
  Palona Deaton 1     IL
             
2450/2179 George Deaton 34 farmer   $200 AL
  Jane Deaton 28       IL
  Jno. Deaton 8       IL
  Hiram Deaton 4       IL
  Napoleon Deaton 2       IL
             
2451/2180 Dices Deaton 22       AL
  Sarah Deaton 17       IL
  Wm. Deaton 2       IL
  Phebe Deaton 1       IL
  Jno. Reed 12       IL
  Nancy Bucker 45 midwife   $200 TN
  Beutan Buckner 15       IL
             
2462/2187 Jno. Deaton 55       NC
             


1870 Census, Arkansas, Conway county, Walker Twp, p. 2,
Post Office: Greenbrier  
   
Dwelling
/ Family
Name AgeOcc.Real
Estate
Pers.
Estate
Birthplace can't
read
can't
write
11/11 John Halsel 26farmer1000 250AL   
  Mary Halsel [Deaton]    25    AL   
  Sarah Halsel 6       IL    
  Louisa Halsel 4       IL    
  Melvina Halsel 2       IL    
  Jefferson Halsel 8/12       AR    
                 
12/12 Sarah Deaton 50     200 IL    
  John Deaton 18       AL / /
  Solemon Deaton 13       IL / /
  Preston Deaton 13       IL / /