James Dowdy

Male 1779 - 1868  (89 years)


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  • Name James Dowdy 
    Born 20 Apr 1779 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Dec 1868 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Dowdy Cemetery #338 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 237
      James Dowdy
      (16-25) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 613
      James Dowdy
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 2M
      (0-10) 3M 1F

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      James Dowdy listed 228.75 acres valued at $132

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      James Dowdy listed 228 acres valued at $132

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 315
      James Dowdy
      (45+) 2M 2F
      (16-25) 1M
      (10-16) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M 3F

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 463
      James Dowdy
      (50-60) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 1M
      (10-15) 2M 1F

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 180
      James Dowdy
      (60-70) 1M
      (20-30) 1F

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 239-B
      James Dowdy 71 M, Farmer, $400 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Rachel Dowdy 34 F, Born in NC
      Archibald Dowdy 8 M, Born in NC
      Rachel C. Dowdy 6 F, Born in NC
      Jane Dowdy 3 F, Born in NC

      1870, Apr 21-May 26 -- The Eagle [Fayetteville, NC] Newspaper
      Moore County, NC - Archd. B. Dowdy, Admr. of James Dowdy v. William Dowdy and others. Petition for account and settlement. Appearing that William Dowdy, heirs of Thomas Dowdy: John Dowdy and Benjamin Dowdy; Heirs of Sallie Upton and Bryant Caddell reside beyond the state, they are summoned to appear on or before June 1.

      1870, Jun 14 -- Orders and Decrees Book 1 Page 39, Moore County, NC
      A.B. Dowdy, Administrator of James Dowdy v. William Dowdy et al. Petition for account settlement. The following heirs appeared stating they had received payment: Jesse Muse and wife; Heirs of Catherine Caddell; Levi Sheffield and wife.

    Person ID I38673  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2018 

    DNA Tests  3 DNA tests are associated with James Dowdy 

    Family 1 Rachel Hart,   b. Mar 1778,   d. 24 Mar 1836  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Dowdy
     2. William Dowdy
     3. John Dowdy,   b. 7 Jul 1802,   d. 15 Sep 1879  (Age 77 years)
     4. Sarah \"Sallie\" Dowdy,   b. 1808
     5. Benjamin Dowdy,   b. 1814
    +6. Katherine Dowdy,   b. 1810-1820
     7. James Dowdy,   b. 2 Oct 1820,   d. 27 Dec 1861  (Age 41 years)
     8. Margaret Dowdy,   b. 25 Aug 1823,   d. 9 Dec 1825  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F12495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rachel Cochran,   b. 9 Nov 1811,   d. 19 Mar 1888, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Archibald Bannister Dowdy,   b. 30 Dec 1840,   d. 25 May 1914  (Age 73 years)
     2. Rachel Caroline Dowdy,   b. 18 Feb 1846,   d. 18 Feb 1913  (Age 67 years)
    +3. Jennett "Jane" Dowdy,   b. 1847,   d. 31 Dec 1927, Gregg County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F12496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1119] A Guide to Moore County Cemeteries, Anthony E. Parker, (1976, Moore County Historical Association, Southern Pines, NC).