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James Samuel Devaney, Sr. (b. 1827, d. July 03, 1908)James Samuel Devaney, Sr. (son of Aaron Devaney and Wilmuth L. Fawn)33 was born 1827 in Franklin, North Carolina, and died July 03, 1908 in Purcell, Jasper, Missouri34.He married Mahala Ann Aikens on October 15, 1847 in Roane, Tennessee.
Notes for James Samuel Devaney, Sr.:
Title: 1850 Federal Census
Page: Missouri, Cass Co., 16th Civil District, 7 Oct 1850, pg 99b
Text: 573/577 Sam'l Devany, 33, farmer, $480, b. North Carolina; wife Mahala, 31, b. Tennessee; James, 2, b. Missouri.
Title: 1880 Federal Census
Page: Missouri, Jasper Co., Galena Twp, ED 72, 12-14 Jun 1880, pg 27
Text: 238/252 Sam. Devaney, 53, widowed, farmer, b. North Carolina; Jas., 30, single, farming, b. Missouri; Thos., 17, farming; Benj., 12, at home; Sam., 10, at home; all b. Kansas, mother b. Tennessee.
Title: 1860 Federal Census
Page: Kansas, Wabaunsee, Wilmington Twp, Wilmington PO, 3 Aug 1860, pg 53
Text: 620/493 Sam'l Devany, 40, farmer, $600, $500; wife Mahala, 30; both b. Tennessee; James, 14; Jonathan, 12; Elizabeth, 10; all b. Missouri; Franklin, 1, b. Kansas.
Tennessee, Roane County, Marriage Book 2, pg 73-74, James S. Devaney m. 15 Oct 1847 to Mahala Ann Aikens by Samuel Taylor, J.P.
More About James Samuel Devaney, Sr.:
Burial: Peace cemetery, Jasper, Missouri.34
More About James Samuel Devaney, Sr. and Mahala Ann Aikens:
Marriage 1: October 15, 1847, Roane, Tennessee.
Marriage 2: October 15, 1847, ,Roane, Tennessee.35, 36
Children of James Samuel Devaney, Sr. and Mahala Ann Aikens are:
- +Benjamin Franklin DeVaney, b. January 1859, Wilmington Twp, Wabaunsee, Kansas37, 38, 39, 40, 41, d. December 13, 1928, Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas41.