Micajah Crews

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Micajah Crews
Born Micajah Crews
10 Feb 1810
South Carolina, United States
Died 8 Oct 1877 (age ??)
Georgia, Ware County, Georgia, United States
Resting place High Bluff Cemetery Hoboken, Brantley County, Georgia, USA
Residence between the present town of Hoboken and the village of Hickox, Georgia, United States
Occupation Farmer, Ware County, Georgia, United States
Spouse(s) Emenizer Robinson
Parent(s) Alexander Crews and Lucy Crews


The definitive guide to Micajah Crews (10 Feb 1810 - 8 Oct 1877)

Disclaimer: This is a a major work in progress, if you find any mistakes, have any suggestions, or would like to discuss any of research provided here, please contact me jason dot crews at gmail.

Biographical Sketch

Micajah Crews was born in South Carolina, Feb. 10, 1810 a son of Alexander and Lucy Crews. His parents moved to lower Wayne County in Georgia in 1820, and he grew up in Wayne and Camden counties and lived in that section until his death.

Micajah Crews lived in the 590th district of Ware County but was cut off into Pierce County in its creation in 1858. This territory is now in Brantley County. Mr. Crews died at his home near Hickox, Oct. 3, 1877. He and his wife are buried at old High Bluff Primitive Baptist Church

Micajah served in the Indian War as a private under Capt. James Jones in 1840.

In 1844 Micajah was baptized into an "arm" of High Bluff Primative Baptist Church, at "the Buffalo", and was dismissed by letter Jan. 11, 1845, to unite in constituting a new church there which is now the church at Hickox, Ga. <refname="Wiregrass Pioneers" />

Children

Easter married Jesse Altman Sr. son of Thomas Altman Jr. and 'Lucy' Levincy Leigh on 18 Jan 1853 in Wayne Co.Ga. Jesse was born in 1815 in Wayne Co.Ga. He died on 17 Jan 1900 in Pierce County, Georgia.

Appendices

Parents Discussion

Land Discussion

Land Lottery

The Cherokee land lottery, containing a numerical list of the names of the fortunate drawers in said lottery, with an engraved map of each district

Headright Grants

Georgia, Headright and Bounty Land Records [1]

Tax Roll Discussion

Tax Roll Records

stuff tagged with Micajah

1850 Federal Census - Georgia, Ware County, 89th Subdivision - Crews, Hickox, Altman.jpg, 1864 Census for Re-Organizing the Georgia Militia - Page 500.jpg, David Hickox, (United States Census, 1840).jpg, Georgia, Headright and Bounty Land Records, 1783-1909, Headright Grant - Micajah Crews - Page 2.jpeg, Headright Grant - Micajah Crews - Page 3.jpeg, Headright and Bounty Plats - Micajah Crews - Page 1.jpg, Micajah Crews - The Cherokee Land Lottery - Page 313.jpg, File:Micajah Crews Brantley.pdf, Micajah Crews, Emeneza Robinson Marriage (Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950).jpg, Micajah Crews, Eminez Robinson (Georgia Marriages to 1850).jpg, Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia, Vol. 1, Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia, Vol. 5 - Page 529.jpg, Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia, Vol. 7, Selected US Federal Census NonPopulation Schedules 1880.jpg, File:The Cherokee land lottery, containing a numerical list of the names of the fortunate drawers in said lottery, with an engraved map of each district.pdf

Appendices and Discussions

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References

  1. Georgia. "Headright and Bounty Land Records, 1783-1909." Database and digital images. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org/ : 2013.