Jeremiah GRISHAM1

HAIRSTON.org ID#7382, b. 1752, d. 20 September 1858
Birth*Jeremiah GRISHAM was born in 1752 in Virginia. The 1850 Federal Census show date of birth as 1754.1,2 
Census 1820*He appeared on the census of 1820 in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, Males: 2 10-15, 1 16-25, 1 over 45, Females: 1 16-25, 1 over 45.3 
Census 1830*He appeared on the census of 1830 in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, Males: 1 60-69, Females: 1 60-69.4 
Census 1840*He appeared on the census of 1840 in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, Males: 1 80-89, Females: 1 70-79.5 
Death Spouse*It appears from census records that his first wife was born between 1761 and 1770 and then died between 1840 and 1844. 
Marriage*He married Susan BASSETT on 31 October 1844 in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.6 
Census 1850*Jeremiah GRISHAM appeared on the census of 14 October 1850 in Ward 11, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.1

 
Death*He died on 20 September 1858 in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. (an unknown value.) 
Obit*Died - At his residence in Ouachira parish, La., on the 20th inst., Mr. Jeremiah Grisham, in his 106th year of age.
Vicksburg Wig, Vicksburg, Mississippi, 29 Sep 1858, Wed Page 5. 

Family 1

Child

Family 2

Susan BASSETT b. a 1794

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  2. [S257] Obituary attached to this record.
  3. [S1820] 1820 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S1830] 1830 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S1840] 1840 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S290] Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, Provo Utah, Ancestry.com.
Last Edited21 Dec 2018