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*Margaret A. Cavender

Female 1835 - 1869  (26 years)


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  • Name *Margaret A. Cavender 
    Born 1835  Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Between 1861 and 1869  Putnam County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Between 1861 and 1869  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6603  My Genealogy

    Father *Dr. Robert Cavender,   b. 8 Jul 1809, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1862, 52y, 9M; Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Isabel Boas,   b. 1812,   d. 5 Jul 1845, 28y; Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1833  Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4128  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family **William H. Elkins,   b. 1 Mar 1836, Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana; Scottish Descent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1906, 70 Years Old, Englewood, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana; Widower At Death Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1853  Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "Indiana Tonit Jackson County; This certifies that I joined immarriage as husband and wife William Elkins and Margaret Cavender the3rd day of April 1853. Signed, John Robertson-Justice of Peace-seal." "Listing 528-consent Doctor Cavender. April 1, 1853; William Elkinsand Margaret Cavender." [Transcribed from copy of records in theElkins Family Volume, sljuhl, 08 April 2005]. Note: Margaret musthave been about 17 years old at the time, and probably reason for herfather signing for the marriage. Marriage Documented in the JacksonCounty Book, Volume II, #4, page 173--book C, page 074. [21 April2008, Sljuhl, Compiler]

      William Elkins found in:
      "Marriage Index: Indiana, 1851-1900
      Married: Apr. 03, 1853 in: Jackson, IN Gender: M
      Source: County Court Records Film reference number: 1314624 - 1314628
      Spouse name: Cavender, Margaret Spouse gender: F
      Data Introduction" Taken from http://www.Genealogy.com web site onNovember 16, 2004, marriage records for Indiana. [SLJuhl]
    Children 
     1. Mary Leoda Elkins,   b. 22 May 1855, Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1913, 54 Years Old, Bloomingdale, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Franklin Asbury Elkins,   b. 26 Aug 1858, Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1913, 56 Years Old, Pennsylvania Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Isabelle Belle Elkins,   b. 1861, Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F4114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "MARGARET CAVENDER, DAUGHTER OF ROBERT AND ISABEL (BOAS) CAVENDER:Margaret Cavender, born about 1835/6 in Indiana, married about age17/18. Margaret died between 1861 and 1869. Death date and placeunknown. Possibly Jackson or Putman Co., IN. A Doctor Cavender wassponsor on the marriage license of William and Margaret, probably herfather. 1850 Census: Hamilton Twp. Jackson Co., Ind. Page 110:Robert Cavender, age 41 m/w KY. Physician: Mary S., age 33 f/w Ohio:age 14 m/w Ind: Phebe Vermilya, age 12 f/w Ind: Robert M. Vermilya,age 8 m/w Ind: Adeline A. Vermilya, age 5 f/w Ind: Note: RobertCavender, married first, Isabel Boas, Jackson Co., Ind. June 8, 1833. Married second, Mary J. Vermilya, Jackson co., Ind. September 17,1849. Margaret's mother was Isabel (Boas) Cavender, and she had abrother, George W. The rest of the children are step brothers andstep sisters, by the name of Vermilya." [Transcribed from the recordsof Joyce Lorraine Clore Elkins, copies kept in the Elkins Records, 14Jan 2005, SLJuhl, compiler]