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Ruth MAGEEAge: 56 years18051862

Name
Ruth MAGEE
Married name
Ruth HOWELL
Birth December 17, 1805 35 31

Birth of a brotherJoseph MAGEE
about 1807 (Age 12 months)

Birth of a sisterJemina MAGEE
about 1813 (Age 7 years)
MarriageLewis HOWELLView this family
August 10, 1824 (Age 18 years)

Death of a brotherEvan J MAGEE
about 1836 (Age 30 years)
Note: Evans death was chronicled many years later in the Westville News Dated 27 October 1898, which desc…
Death of a brotherEvan J MAGEE
about 1836 (Age 30 years)
Note: Evan Magee was dead by 1837 since his widow's name appeared in the Mississippi census of 1837.
Death of a fatherJonathan MAGEE
October 1841 (Age 35 years)
Note: Estate Notice for Jonathan Magee, Jackson Mississippian, Oct 22, 1841: December 1841 term of the Probate Court, Simpson County MS. Thomas Hutson and William H Pervis, Adms.
Death of a motherRebecca JAMES
1845 (Age 39 years)

Death of a sisterElizabeth MAGEE
1847 (Age 41 years)

Note: Elizabeth Short, deceased, is mentioned in her father Jonathan's probate in 1847.
Death of a brotherJoseph MAGEE
August 29, 1861 (Age 55 years)
Death March 14, 1862 (Age 56 years)
Note: From Findagrave for Ruth Magee Howell
Burial 1862 (Age 56 years)

Note: Ruth Magee wife of Lewis Howell 1805 to1862, taken Jan 2015
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 19, 1793Richmond Co Ga
13 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
10 years
herself
-2 years
elder sister
-5 years
elder sister
11 years
younger brother
7 years
younger sister
Family with Lewis HOWELL - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 10, 1824

Death

From Findagrave for Ruth Magee Howell

Children: Mesanire Jane Howell May (1837 - 1903)* Preston Howell (1840 - 1858)* Parnecy Catherine Howell May (1842 - 1912)*

Burial: Old Gum Springs Cemetery Braxton,Simpson County, Mississippi, USA

Burial

Ruth Magee wife of Lewis Howell 1805 to1862, taken Jan 2015

Old Gum Springs Cemetery located off Manning Rd. at Crossroads of Gum Springs Rd & Old Pinola-Braxton County Rd. at railroad tracks north of D'Lo about 5 miles. Directions: From Hwy 49 South, Jackson or Brandon, Ms. Drive south on Hwy 49 to Business 149 in D'Lo. Go south-east on Hwy 149 towards D'Lo. Look for a right fork at general merchandise store in old town Braxton, turn right at fork onto Gum Springs Rd. go south to crossroads railroad tracks bisect Old Pinola-Braxton Rd and Gum Springs Rd. Immediately after railroad track take immediate right parallel to track on south side is Manning Rd. House across has historic marker of Old Gum Springs Church. Go about 1/4 mile after curve in road to entrance of Old Gum Springs Cemetery, now surrounded by silver wire hurricane fence.

MarriageLewis Howell Newspaper ArticleLewis Howell Newspaper Article
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