William Sparkman Jordan, Sr.

Male 1816 - 1862  (46 years)


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  • Name William Sparkman Jordan 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 18 May 1816 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Sep 1862 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Miles Jordan,   b. 1785,   d. Bef 31 Oct 1859  (Age < 74 years)  (Father) 
    Nancy Ann Needham,   b. 6 Mar 1744,   d. 22 May 1829  (Age 85 years)  (Great Grandmother) 
    Notes 
    • 1844 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC, District #8
      William Jordan listed 50 acres valued at $25 and 1 white poll on Bear Creek

      1845 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC, District #8
      William Jourden listed 50 acres valued at $25, 1 white poll on Bare Creek; 100 acres valued at $25 on Bare Creek

      1845, Apr 28 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 166
      Ordered that William Jordan be appointed overseer of the road from the five mile post above Kennedys to the fork near the Randolph County line and work the following hands: Jonathan Cagle, Nathaniel Tucker, James Dunlap, Evachel Hancock, Enoch Cagle, Jesse Cagle, Thomas McNeill, Henry Brown, Murphy Owen, Joshua Owen, Harbard Hancock, John Pope, Eli Cagle, David Kennedy and Noah Latham.

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 227
      William Jordan 34 M, Farmer, $350 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Franey Jordan 32 F, Born in NC
      Miles Jordan 4 M, Born in NC
      John Jordan 3 M, Born in NC
      Mary Jordan 2 F, Born in NC
      Martha Jordan 6/12 F, Born in NC

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 183
    Person ID I07761  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 

    DNA Tests  14 DNA tests are associated with William Sparkman Jordan, Sr. 

    Father Miles Jordan,   b. 1785,   d. Bef 31 Oct 1859  (Age < 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Tucker,   b. 1797 
    Family ID F2442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Francis "Fanny" Williams,   b. 10 Jan 1820 
    Children 
       1. Male John Petty Jordan,   b. 16 Nov 1845,   d. 17 Nov 1932  (Age 87 years)
       2. Male Miles Jordan,   b. 1846,   d. 31 Jan 1892  (Age 46 years)
    Mary
       3. Female Mary E. Jordan,   b. 22 Nov 1846,   d. 15 Apr 1920  (Age 73 years)
    +  4. Female Martha Jane Jordan,   b. Jan 1849,   d. 26 Nov 1924  (Age ~ 75 years)
       5. Male Peter Jordan,   b. 1851
       6. Female Sarah Jordan,   b. 1853
       7. Female Rebecca F. Jordan,   b. 1855
    +  8. Female Matilda Louise Jordan,   b. 28 Jul 1857,   d. 19 Aug 1928  (Age 71 years)
    James Terrell Moore  (Age 75 years)  m. Abt 1878
    +  9. Female Dorcus Malvina Jordan,   b. 5 Jan 1859,   d. 5 Dec 1944  (Age 85 years)
    Thomas Wesley Maness  (Age 68 years)  m. Abt 1875
    +10. Male Rev. William Sparkman Jordan, Jr.,   b. 13 Mar 1863,   d. 4 Apr 1943  (Age 80 years)
    Sarah Francena Brown  (Age 58 years)  m. Abt 1888
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F2440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8 (Partial)
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8 (Partial)
    Partial list. Potential list of insolvents. Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Courtesy of the NC Archives.