Denton of 1850 Mississippi who said they were born in North Carolina
By Bob Lamb October 26, 2013 at 02:47:33
3,525 Dentons were in the 1850 census of Mississippi.
These said they were born in North Carolina.
Oktibbeha, Mississippi Born abt1795 North Carolina Female
District 2, Tippah, Mississippi Born abt1813 North Carolina Female
Joseph H Denton
Oktibbeha, Mississippi Born abt1814 North Carolina Male
John P Denton
Neshoba, Mississippi Born abt1822 North Carolina Male
North of the Yallobusha River, Yalobusha, Mississippi Born abt1832 North Carolina Female
District 2, Tippah, Mississippi Born abt1838 North Carolina Male
Note:Chancy Denton is Chaney Denton, apparently widowed.
Joseph H. Denton was her son.He appears in a later census with wife Priscilla Denton.
Priscilla Denton is buried at Old Troy Cemetery in Drew County, Ark.
Dora, Ledora, or Lenora Denton, their daughter was the mother of William H. Roberson, my wife’s great grandfather.He is in the 1880 census with the Dentons.