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Isaac Adkins (b. 1810, d. Aft. 1880)Isaac Adkins (son of Owen Adkins and Elizabeth Sidebottom) was born 1810 in Kentucky75, and died Aft. 1880 in Monroe County, Indiana ?.He married Mahala Meese on January 28, 1828 in Pulaski County, Kentucky76, daughter of Henry Meese and Mary Dutton.
Notes for Isaac Adkins:
A Isaac Adkins m. Mahala Meese 1/28/1828 Pulaski Co. KY marriage records.
Some have said that Mahala Debord was his wife.
1840 Pulaski Co. KY census
3 males under 5
1 male 30-40
2 females 5-10
1 female 15-20
1 female 30-40
1 female 50-60
1850 Pulaski Co. KY census
Isaac Adkins 40, constable, b. KY
Mahala 40 b. KY
Mary 19 b, KY
William 15, b. KY
Owen 13, b. KY
Josiah 11, b. KY
Malinda 9, b. KY
Lavina 6, b. KY
Jesse 4, b. KY
Mirandi 1, b. KY
William F. Richardson 32, farmer, b. KY
Barbara 32, b. KY
Charles A. 16, b. KY
Nancy J. Ashley, 17, b. KY
Alfred L Gragg ? 5, b. KY
Catherine Debord 72, b. VA
Isaac and his family had moved to Monroe Co. IN by 1853 when he was a road supervisor.
Monroe Co. IN school enumeration-1953
Isaac attended a meeting about the Civil War in 1860, Monroe Co.
1860 Monroe Co. IN census
Isaac Adkins 50, broker b. KY
Mahala 52 b. KY
Josiah 21 b. KY
Malvina 16 b. KY
Jesse 15 b. KY
James M. 10 b. KY
1870 Monroe Co. IN census
Isaac Adkins 59, Lawyer, b. KY
Mary J. 45, keeping house, b. IN
James M. 20 b. KY
Charles J. (?) 5 b. IN
I'm not sure who this Mary is.I don't find another marriage of Isaac in Monroe Co.
1880 Monroe Co. IN census
Isaac Adkins 68, b. KY, father b. TN, mother b. VA
Monroe Co. Public Library has no further information on Isaac or Mahala.
More About Isaac Adkins and Mahala Meese:
Marriage: January 28, 1828, Pulaski County, Kentucky.76
Children of Isaac Adkins and Mahala Meese are:
- +Owen Adkins, b. January 1837, Kentucky77, d. 1908, Indiana ?.