Descendants of Daniel Douglass
Generation No. 1
1. Daniel1 Douglass died before 10 Dec 1817 in Richmond Co, NC. He married Effie.
Abstracts of Land Entries: Montgomery Co, NC 1778 - 1795 by Dr. R. B. Pruitt: (51) April 26, 1779; Daniel Duglas enters 50 acres in Montgomery County; Border - Caleb Tuchstone. Includes improvements where Duglas lives.
Abstracts of Land Entries: Richmond Co, NC 1780 - 1795 by Dr. R. B. Pruitt: 206 (55) June 17, 1784. Donold Duglass enters 100 acres on West side of Leeths Creek below "the" Hog Pond; between two branches; includes my own improvement; "Warrant".
Abstracts of Land Entries: Richmond Co, NC 1780 - 1795 by Dr. R. B. Pruitt: Page 115 - 687 (258) February 20, 1792. Daniel Duglis enters 50 acres in Richmond County on the South side of Leeths Creek. Border: Hugh Thompson and Daniel McCaskel. Warranty issued 9 June 1792.
In the name of God Amen, I Daniel Douglas of the
County of Richmond and State of N. C. being in a weak state of
health but of sound mind and memory, thanks be to God, do make this
my last Will and Testament in manner and form following, viz. I give
& bequeath unto my beloved son Angus the sum of Two shillings and
Six pence in full of his share of my estate and to my oldest
daughters Catherine McRae, Mary McKaskil, Flora McDonald, &
Christian McPhail the sum of One Dollar to be equally divided
between them, being their share of my estate.
Inventory of the property left and Willed by
Daniel Douglass (Deceased). Filed December 10, 1817, in Richmond
Co., N. C.:
Children of Daniel Douglass and Effie McLean are:
2 i. Angus2 Douglas died 30 Jun 1819 in Richmond Co, NC3. Burial: Snead Grove Cemetery, Richmond Co, NC. He married Sarah.
This Worshipful Court of Richmond
4 iii. Catherine Douglas married Unknown McRae.
5 iv. Mary Douglas married Unknown McKaskil.
+ 6 v. Flora Douglas, born 10 Jan 1781 in Richmond Co, NC; died 03 Sep 1850 in Neshoba County, MS.
7 vi. Margaret Douglas married John Graham Wilkinson.
8 vii. Duncan Douglas
+ 9 viii. Effie Douglas, born Bet. 1796 - 1797 in North Carolina; died Abt. 1866 in Mississippi.
10 ix. Christian Douglas
Generation No. 2
6. Flora2 Douglas (Daniel1 Douglass) was born 10 Jan 1781 in Richmond Co, NC5, and died 03 Sep 1850 in Neshoba County, MS5. She married Daniel McDonald, Sr. 1802 in Richmond Co, NC6. He was born 29 Jun 1780 in Moore Co, NC7,8,9,10, and died 20 Sep 1862 in Neshoba County, MS11. Burial: Old Carolina Cemetery, Neshoba Co, MS
Tombstone inscription: "Flora McDonald, daughter of Daniel & Effy Douglas, born in Richmond Co, North Carolina 1781, Married 1802, And for the last 50 years a faithful member of the Methodist Church, who departed this life, Sept. 3, 1850."
1840 Neshoba Co, MS Census
Perry Co, AL, 11 April 1837. Daniel McDonald of State of Alabama, County of Tuscaloosa, to Jacob Johnson, 160 acres of land.
Children of Flora Douglas and Daniel McDonald are:
14 i. Rev. Daniel3 McDonald, born 20 Mar 1805 in Chesterfield District, SC12,13,14; died 05 Dec 1884 in Leake County, MS15. He married Elizabeth Caroline Melinda McKee 09 Mar 1837 in Mississippi16; born 06 May 1818 in South Carolina17,18,19; died 06 Aug 1898 in Neshoba County, MS20. Burial: Old Carolina Cemetery, Neshoba Co, MS
1850 Leake Co, MS Census, 460-516
15 ii. Mary Ann McDonald, born 03 Mar 1810 in Chesterfield District, SC21,22,23,24; died 14 Feb 1869 in Neshoba Co, MS25,26,27. She married Neill McMillan28,29 19 May 1831 in Marion, Perry Co, AL30,31,32,33; born 1788 in North Carolina34,35,36,37; died 05 May 1873 in Neshoba Co, MS38,39,40. Burial: Old Carolina Cemetery, Neshoba Co, MS1830 Greene Co, AL Land Grant
1840 Neshoba Co, MS Census
1850 Neshoba Co, MS Census #437-457
1860 Neshoba Co, MS Census, Laurel Hill PO Township 10 Range 10, #857-884
1870 - Living in the Neshoba Co, MS household of his son-in-law William C. Dowd. Listed as 80 years old.
Greene Co, AL. December 1, 1830, Land grant of abt. 80 acres of land.
Perry Co, AL. November 21, 1836. Neill McMillan of State of Mississippi, County of Neshoba sold abt. 40 acres of land to Jacob Johnson of State of Alabama, county of Tuscaloosa.
16 iii. Hugh McDonald, born 13 Feb 1813 in Chesterfield Co, SC44,45,46,47,48,49,50; died 12 Jun 1894 in Laurel Hill, Neshoba County, MS51,52,53. He married (1) Ann Estelle; born Abt. 1838 in Alabama54. He married (2) Eliza Jane McNair 25 Feb 1839 in Robeson Co, NC55; born 1811 in Maxton, Robeson Co, NC56,57,58; died 15 Jul 1869 in Laurel Hill, Neshoba County, MS59,60. Buried: Old Carolina Cemetery, Laurel Hill Community, Neshoba Co, MS
1850 Neshoba Co, MS Census #439-459
Neshoba Democrat, July 16, 1896. Notice. W. L. Bassett, Sheriff and administrator of the Estate of Hugh McDonald, Deceased. vs W. F. Hollis. Sale of land to cover May 1893 indebtedness of $524.72.
Neshoba Democrat, July 16, 1896. W. L. Bassett, Sheriff and administrator of the Estate of Hugh McDonald, Deceased vs G. A. Maloy. Sale of property to satisfy debt of $334.60.
17 iv. Catherine McDonald, born 18 Mar 1816 in Chesterfield Co, SC61,62; died 04 Jan 1886 in Neshoba Co, MS62. She married James Lewis 27 Dec 1832 in Perry Co, AL63; born 10 Dec 1781 in South Carolina64; died 1842 in Tuscaloosa Co, AL65,66. Burial: Old Carolina Cemetery, Neshoba Co, MS
1850 Neshoba Co, MS Census #436-456
Tuscaloosa Co, AL Deed Book Z. p. 76. To Hon. Samuel McNeil, Judge of Probate Court of Neshoba County, MS, Petition of James McDonald of said county shows that James Lewis, late of Tuscaloosa Co, AL left a daughter Lavinia, a minor of about 11 years, who is now living in said county of Neshoba with her mother, Catharine Lewis, widow of said decedent, and the sister of your petitioner, that said Catharine is unwilling to become guardian of her said daughter and has requester your petitioner to do so, that said James Lewis left to said daughter Lavinia by last will and testament a legacy of $1500 now in hands of County guardian for Tuscaloosa Co. 27 Dec. 1853.
April 27, 1857, p. 488. James Lewis deceased with will annexed. James C. Spencer, admr to pay to Catherine Lewis, the widow $548.90, to children of decd 12 in number each $182.96. Children: Charles A., James Jr, Andrew J., George W., Wiley, Thomas, Mary Wetherford, Manerva Lyon, Sarah Williams, Martha (Mrs. Edmond) Parker, Margaret McCarty, Louisa Lewis. Administrator has paid Wesley, Thomas & Lousa Lewis each the sum of $182.96 as per receipts of Hugh McDonald, their guardian.
18 v. James McDonald, born Bet. 1819 - 1820 in Chesterfield Co, SC67,68; died Abt. 1900 in Leake County, MS69. He married Mary Ann McBride 22 Jun 1848 in Kemper Co, MS69; born Bet. 1827 - 1828 in South Carolina70,71. Burial: Old Carolina Cemetery, Neshoba Co, MS
1850 Neshoba Co, MS Census #390-409
9. Effie2 Douglas (Daniel1 Douglass) was born Bet. 1796 - 1797 in North Carolina73, and died Abt. 1866 in Mississippi73. She married (1) Murdock McDonald Abt. 1814 in North Carolina73. He was born Bet. 1786 - 1790 in Moore Co, Fayette District, NC, and died Abt. 1828 in Black Warrior River, AL73. She married (2) Malcolm Smith Abt. 1830 in Chesterfield, SC73. He was born Abt. 1799 in North Carolina73, and died Bef. 1870 in Mississippi73.
Children of Effie Douglas and Murdock McDonald are:
33 i. Catherine3 McDonald, born 14 Jun 1815 in South Carolina74,75. She married John Campbell McBeath 18 Apr 185576; born 29 Feb 1796 in Moore Co, NC77,78; died 09 Feb 1863 in Leake Co, MS79,80.
1860 Leake Co, MS Census, Carthage PO, #959-959
34 ii. Daniel McDonald, born 26 Apr 1819 in South Carolina81; died 04 Jul 1903 in Midlothian, Lincoln Co, OK81. He married Margaret Cumpsty 1847 in South Carolina81. Burial: Forest Cemetery, Midlothian, Lincoln Co, OK
35 iii. Christianna McDonald, born 09 Apr 1821 in Chesterfield, SC81; died 20 Aug 189881. She married Joseph Smith Nov 1839 in South Carolina81.
36 iv. Rev. Murdock James McDonald, born Dec 1822 in Chesterfield District, SC82,83,84; died 1906 in Neshoba Co, MS84. He married Rebecca Henderson 1843 in South Carolina85; born 09 Feb 1824 in South Carolina86,87,88; died 21 May 1900 in Neshoba Co, MS88. Burial: Mt. Zion Cemetery, Neshoba Co, MS
1860 Neshoba Co, MS Census #440, T9 R11
Children of Effie Douglas and Malcolm Smith are:
37 i. Alexander Joseph3 Smith, born Abt. 1831 in South Carolina89; died Aft. 1867 in Fulton Co, AR89. He married Lizzie.
38 ii. John Andres Smith, born 06 Jul 1832 in Chesterfield, SC89; died 12 Nov 1905 in Wild Cherry, Fulton Co, AR89. He married Fanny Worthy.
39 iii. Peter A. Smith, born Abt. 1836 in South Carolina90,91; died 26 Jul 188992,93. He married Mary Eliza Boler; born 05 Dec 1845 in Neshoba Co, MS94,95,96,97; died 13 Jun 1916 in Mansfield, WA98.
40 iv. Duncan Malcolm Smith, born Abt. 1838 in South Carolina99; died Abt. 1907 in Texas99. He married (1) Margaret Shinns. He married (2) Sarah Drydon.
3. Prepared by Jack Ingram & Woodford Sherrill,
Richmond County Historical Society Cemetery Survey, (Book 1 -
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