Descendants of Robert Cammack
Mary Gregg to Richard Cammack
September 21, 2006
Richard, below is a chart for Robert Cammack and Elizabeth Chew, parents of Charles William Cammack generated by my Family Tree Maker file.Source numbers should be in superscript, but GenForum doesn't do superscript, so the source numbers appear attached to the name or item to which they refer.Sources are listed following the chart.Please note that some of this information in not from primary sources, so should be double checked.
You will note that your line goes back to Mary Cammack and her illegitimate son, William Cammack.He's the one who died in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, in 1783.
Mary was the daughter of Warwick Cammack and his wife, Margaret (MAIDEN NAME UNKNOWN NO MATTER WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN), the widow of Sylvester Thatcher, Sr. when she married Warwick Cammack.After William's birth, Mary Cammack married Francis Stern, (Sr.) and had two sons by him, Francis Stern (Jr.) and David Stern.After the death of Francis Stern, Sr., Mary (Cammack) Stern married Isaac Trocq/Truck, by whom she had no children. Both Isaac and Mary died in Caroline County, Virginia.
Generation No. 1
1.Robert4 Cammack(George3, William2, Mary Cammack1) was born April 17, 17731,2,3,4, and died August 18, 1853.He married Elizabeth Chew February 6, 18004.She was the daughter of John Chew and Ann Fox.She was born October 5, 17791,4, and died January 12, 1838 at "Cold Hill" Spotsylvania County, Virginia5,4.Many of
the descendants of Robert and Elizabeth (Chew) Cammack migrated to New Orleans,
Notes for Elizabeth Chew:Death Notices from Richmond, Virginia, Newspapers, 1821-1840.The Virginia Genealogical Society Special Publication No. 9.Died at Cold Hill, Spotsylvania Co., on Jan. 12th, Mrs. Eliza Cammack, 59, wife of Robert Cammack.RW Feb. 6, 1838, p. 2
Children of Robert Cammack and Elizabeth Chew are:
2 i. Malvina A.5 Cammack, born December 23, 1801, in Spotsylvania County, Virginia4.She married Edward Herndon, Major October 24, 1822 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia6.
Notes for Malvina A. Cammack:
Virginia Herald (Fredericksburg, Va.) Issue of Saturday, November 2, 1822
Married- On Thursday, October 24, by Rev. Herndon, Major Edward Herndon of Alabama, to Miss Malvina A., eldest daughter of Mr. Robert Cammack of Spotsylvania County. (p. 3, c. 2)
3 ii. Horace Claiborne Cammack, born March 24, 1803, in Spotsylvania County, Virginia7,4; died October 7, 1852 in New Orleans, Louisiana8.
4 iii. Mary Elizabeth Cammack, born July 7, 18044.
Notes for Mary Elizabeth Cammack:
Louise (Cammack) Davis to Mary GreggNovember 1972
John Walker Woodville married Mary Elizabeth Cammack, daughter of Robert and Elizabeth (Chew) Cammack.He was a prominent minister.
5 iv. Robert Chew Cammack, born September 29, 18054.
6 v. Caroline Matilda Cammack, born March 28, 18074; died July 29, 1865 in Fredericksburg, Virginia4.
7 vi. Charles William Cammack, born February 11, 18099,4; died December 29, 1891 in New Orleans, Louisiana8.He married Sara Duer Smith; born about 18219; died April 28, 1859 in New Orleans, Louisiana8.
Notes for Charles William Cammack:
Orleans Death Indices 1877-1895
Name: C. W. Cammack
Age: 82 yrs
Death Date: 29 Dec 1891
Notes for Sara Duer Smith:
New Orleans Death Indices 1804-1876
Name: Sarah Deur Cammack
Age: 38 yrs
Death Date: 20 Apr 1859
8 vii. Addison Beverly Cammack, born June 3, 1810 in Virginia4; died November 3, 1886 in New Orleans, Louisiana, and is buried in Girod Street Cemetery21.He married Christine Elwyn/Elvini10.
9 viii. Lucy Ann Cammack, born September 17, 18114.
10 ix. George Durrett Cammack, born December 20, 18124; died February 24, 1837, at Cold Hill, Spotsylvania County, Virginia4.
11 x. Maria Theodora Cammack, born June 10, 18144; died January 2, 19004.
12 xi. Claiborne Chew Cammack, born February 2, 18174.
13 xii. John Chew Cammack, born September 9, 1819, in Spotsylvania County, Virginia7,4; died December 8, 1872, in Louisa County, Virginia1,4.He married Jane Pendleton January 18, 1844 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia6; born 11.
1.Kate (Cammack) Bibb to Reginald Ralph Cammack, November 2, 1927.
2.Will of William Cammack, (Sr.) Spotsylvania County, Virginia, dated February 3, 1783 and
proved April 17, 1783.
3.Will of George Cammack in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.
4.Deborah.Stanley@gecapital.com, on Ancestry World Tree.
5.Death Notices from Richmond, Virginia, Newspapers, 1821-1840 in The Virginia Genealogical
Society Special Publication No. 9.
6.Spotsylvania County, Virginia, marriage record.
7.Kate (Cammack) Bibb to Reginald Ralph Cammack, November 2, 1927, Kate (Cammack)
Bibb stated that Horace Claiborne Cammack was the oldest son of Robert and Ann (Chew)
8.New Orleans, Louisiana, Death Records Index, 1804-1949.
9.Orleans Death Indexes, 1877-1895, on Ancestry.com.
10.New Orleans, Louisiana, Birth Records Index, 1790-1899. on Ancestry.com.
11.Mrs. J. H. Neal to Mrs. Louise (Cammack) Davis, June 18, 1965.