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flag male ancestor  James  FENTRESS

  (b. 16 February 1763 New Hanover, North Carolina, USA   d. 20 June 1843 Clarksville, Sailor's Rest, Montgomery, Tennessee, USA )  

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James FENTRESS was born 16 February 1763 in New Hanover, Crown Colony of North Carolina. James FENTRESS was the child of ?   and   ?

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Barbara WELLS .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Barbara WELLS  was born abt. 1768 in North Carolina, USA.  She died abt. 1804 in Dickson, Tennessee, USA.  She was the daughter of Martin WELLS and Mary JONES.

James FENTRESS died 20 June 1843 in Clarksville, Sailor's Rest, Montgomery, Tennessee, USA.
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Prior to 1729 - Crown Colony of Carolina
1729 - 1789 - Crown Colony of North Carolina
November 21, 1789 - North Carolina becomes 12th U.S. state

  • Biography
    Fentress, James (1763 – 1843)
    HOUSE, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, and 15th General Assemblies, 1809-25; represented Montgomery, Humphreys, and Stewart counties in 9th; Montgomery County alone 10th-15th inclusive. Speaker of house 11th, 13th, 14th, and 15th sessions 1815-17, 1819-25. Born in Hanover County, NC, Feb 16, 1763; son of James Fentress. Schooling described as 'quite limited'. Came from North Carolina, 1798; settled on...Read MORE...

  • 1763 Birth
    16 February 1763
    New Hanover, North Carolina, USA
  • 1786 Birth of Child
    Margaret Vincent FENTRESS was born 30 December 1786, , North Carolina, USA
  • 1843 Death
    20 June 1843
    Clarksville, Sailor's Rest, Montgomery, Tennessee, USA

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Added: 8/29/2016 7:30:05 PM - Updated: 8/30/2016 8:21:50 AM

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