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Andrew J.  Housden

Andrew J. Housden

Male Yes, date unknown - 1895

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  • Name Andrew J. Housden  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • Middle name: Jackson? John?
    Born Yes, date unknown  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Many of the trees on ancestry.com indicate that he was born Sparta, White County, Tennessee; however, I have no source for the this.
      The 1850 census indicates he was born 1842 in Tennessee.
      The 1860 census indicates he was born 1843 in Tennessee.
      The 1880 census indicates he was born 1843 in Tennessee.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Henry County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Andrew J. Housden; age 8 born abt 1842 in Tennessee; Living in District 18; male; Family No. 75; due to an apparent enumerator error or transcription error, there are no parents listed in the home; only children: John, 11; James R., 9; Sarah L., 6; Rebecca, 3; and Rosantha R., 1 
    Census 1860  Henry County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Andrew J. Housden, age 17 born 1843 in Tennessee; farm laborer; Living in District 18; male; nearest post office is Buckhannon; living with father James, age 45 who is a farmer; and mother Elizabeth, 45 who is a "spinster"???; siblings: Elizabeth, 22 who is a "spinster"; John, 21 who is a farm laborer; Thomas R., 19 who is a farm laborer; Sarah, 15; Ellen R., 13; and Rosatha R., 11 
    Military Aug 1862  Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Civil War veteran: He served with his brother John Housden as a private in M Company, 3rd Missouri Volunteer Cavalry. He contracted maleria, which could have been his cause of death. His wife Ellen filed a Widow's Application for a Pension in Texas after his death. 
    Andrew Housden
    Andrew Housden
    Enlistment Papers - Civil War - age 19
    Census 1876  Texas County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Missouri State Census Collection:
    Andrew Housden; Texas County, Township 29 
    Real Estate 1 Feb 1876  Texas County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. General Land Office Records; Ironton Land Office; 137.12 acres; Homestead Entry 5/20/1862 
    Census 1880  Ozark, Texas County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Andrew Housden, age 37 born 1843 in Tennessee; white male, head of house, married; Father born in Virginia; Mother born in Tennessee; farmer; living with wife Ellen, age 33; and children: Sarah, 10; Ellen, 8; william, 6; Julius, 4; Rachael, 3; and Emly, 1; Julius Wilhite, age 23, lives a few doors down with his family. Relationship, if any, to Ellen Wilhite Housden is unknown to me.  
    Died 15 Nov 1895  Mustang, Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location of death are provided by Vicky Drake. She extracted this information from his Civil War pension papers on a trip to the National Archives in Washington DC
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    Notes 
    • Son of James Riley Housden (1814-1876) and Elizabeth G. Crocker (1814-1869)
    Person ID P19578  Curbow Montoya Family
    Last Modified 6 May 2013 

    Family Ellen Wilhite,   b. Yes, date unknown, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1908, Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 11 Jan 1866  Texas County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Date/location are from Missouri Marriage Records
    Notes 
    • In addition to William Wesley Housden and Laura Alice Housden, Andrew John Housden and Ellen Wilhite had the following children:
      Sarah Joy (1870)
      Mary Ellen 1873-1945)
      Parsada (married George T. Miller 10 Mar 1892 in Dent County, Missouri)
      James Julius (1876)
      Rachael (1877)
      Emily (1879)
      Arthur Monroe (1884-1964)
      George Andrew (1889-1941)
    Children 
    +1. William Wesley Housden,   b. 8 Apr 1873, Dent County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1943, Aubrey, Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. Laura Alice Housden,   b. July 1881, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1943, Decatur, Wise County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
    Last Modified 6 May 2013 10:27:09 
    Family ID F5008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Yes, date unknown - Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Andrew J. Housden; age 8 born abt 1842 in Tennessee; Living in District 18; male; Family No. 75; due to an apparent enumerator error or transcription error, there are no parents listed in the home; only children: John, 11; James R., 9; Sarah L., 6; Rebecca, 3; and Rosantha R., 1 - 1850 - Henry County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Andrew J. Housden, age 17 born 1843 in Tennessee; farm laborer; Living in District 18; male; nearest post office is Buckhannon; living with father James, age 45 who is a farmer; and mother Elizabeth, 45 who is a "spinster"???; siblings: Elizabeth, 22 who is a "spinster"; John, 21 who is a farm laborer; Thomas R., 19 who is a farm laborer; Sarah, 15; Ellen R., 13; and Rosatha R., 11 - 1860 - Henry County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Civil War veteran: He served with his brother John Housden as a private in M Company, 3rd Missouri Volunteer Cavalry. He contracted maleria, which could have been his cause of death. His wife Ellen filed a Widow's Application for a Pension in Texas after his death. - Aug 1862 - Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Jan 1866 - Texas County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Missouri State Census Collection: Andrew Housden; Texas County, Township 29 - 1876 - Texas County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReal Estate - U.S. General Land Office Records; Ironton Land Office; 137.12 acres; Homestead Entry 5/20/1862 - 1 Feb 1876 - Texas County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Andrew Housden, age 37 born 1843 in Tennessee; white male, head of house, married; Father born in Virginia; Mother born in Tennessee; farmer; living with wife Ellen, age 33; and children: Sarah, 10; Ellen, 8; william, 6; Julius, 4; Rachael, 3; and Emly, 1; Julius Wilhite, age 23, lives a few doors down with his family. Relationship, if any, to Ellen Wilhite Housden is unknown to me. - 1880 - Ozark, Texas County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 1895 - Mustang, Denton County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2625403972] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, ), Year: 1850; Census Place: District 18, Henry, Tennessee; Roll: M432_884; Page: 410B; Image: .

    2. [S2625378497] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1), Year: 1860; Census Place: District 18, Henry, Tennessee; Roll: M653_1256; Page: 486; Image: 617.


    3. [S2624675888] 1880, (1880 U.S. Census Index ), Year: 1880; Census Place: Ozark, Texas, Missouri; Roll: T9_739; Family History Film: 1254739; Page: 392.2000; Enumeration District: 130; Image: 0287.


    4. [S3468811509] Missouri State Census Collection, 1844-1881, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - Missouri State Censuses. Jefferson City, MO, USA: Missouri State Archives.Original data: Missouri State Censuses. Jefferson City, MO, USA: Missouri State Archives.).
      Andrew Housden; Texas, Township 29; 1876

    5. [S3239673384] U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008.Original data - United States. Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records. Automated Records Project; Federal Land Patents, State Volumes. Springfield, Virginia: Bureau of).


    6. [S3243613372] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - Missouri Marriage Records. Jefferson City, MO, USA: Missouri State Archives. Microfilm.Original data: Missouri Marriage Records. Jefferson City, MO, USA: Missouri Stat).
      Amdrew Housden married 11 Jan 1866 i Texas County to Ellen Willhite